4 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

4 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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4 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

Start: Pittsburgh
Drive:  3​h 45​min
1
Gettysburg
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Hershey
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Pittsburgh

1
night
Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Eisenhower National Historic Site and then learn about winemaking at Adams County Winery. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Shriver House Museum, have some family-friendly fun at Victorian Photography Studio, contemplate the long history of Dobbin House Tavern, then witness the site of a historic battle at Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides, and finally see the interesting displays at Gettysburg Diorama.

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Pittsburgh to Gettysburg is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in July, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to Hershey.

Things to do in Gettysburg

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Wineries

Side Trip

Adams County Winery
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Adams County Winery ©
Adams County Winery
Eisenhower National Historic Site ©
Eisenhower National Historic Site
Dobbin House Tavern ©
Dobbin House Tavern

2
nights
Hershey

Hershey ©
Home of the Hershey Chocolate Company, the town of Hershey is regularly referred to as the sweetest place on earth.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, then wander the streets of Amish Country, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Troegs Brewing Company. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sat): learn about winemaking at Nissley Vineyards and Winery, then get in on the family fun at Mount Hope Estate & Winery, home of the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire, and then learn about winemaking at Cullari Vineyards and Winery.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Hershey trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Gettysburg to Hershey takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in July, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hershey

#Wineries, #Theme Parks, #Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Nissley Vineyards and Winery, Amish Country, Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, Mount Hope Estate & Winery, home of the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire
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