17 days in Philadelphia & Ocean City Itinerary

17 days in Philadelphia & Ocean City Itinerary

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17 days in Philadelphia & Ocean City Itinerary

Cardiff
Fly:  15​h
Philadelphia
— 10 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Ocean City
— 5 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
Cardiff

9
days
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Change things up with these side-trips from Philadelphia: Dutch Wonderland (in Lancaster), Grounds For Sculpture (in Hamilton) and Kitchen Kettle Village (in Intercourse). Pack the 31st (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Sesame Place. Next up on the itinerary: ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, stroll through Wissahickon Valley Park, and hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Philadelphia day trip planning site .

Cardiff, UK to Philadelphia is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Cardiff to Philadelphia. Traveling from Cardiff in July, expect Philadelphia to be a bit warmer, temps between 36°C and 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Ocean City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

#Parks, #Museums, #Theme Parks

Side Trips

Dutch Wonderland, Longwood Gardens, Harrah's Philadelphia, Sesame Place, Chanticleer
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Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens

6
days
Ocean City

Ocean City ©
Ocean City is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ocean City: Wildwood (Wildwood Beach, Wildwood Boardwalk, & more), Sunset Beach (in Lower Township) and Cape May (Cape May City Beaches, Jersey Shore Alpacas, & more). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Atlantic City Boardwalk, try your luck at Caesars Atlantic City Casino, stroll through Cape May County Park & Zoo, and kick back and relax at North Wildwood Beach.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ocean City trip planner.

Getting from Philadelphia to Ocean City by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August in Ocean City, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ocean City

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Cape May, Wildwood, Atlantic City, Sunset Beach, Cape May County Park & Zoo
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Jersey Shore Alpacas ©
Jersey Shore Alpacas
Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Cape May County Park & Zoo ©
Cape May County Park & Zoo

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