5 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

5 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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5 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

Glasgow
Fly:  16​h
Gettysburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Hershey
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
Glasgow

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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 12th (Tue): have some family-friendly fun at Victorian Photography Studio, explore the different monuments and memorials at Gettysburg National Cemetery, then take in the history at Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides, then take an in-depth tour of Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center, and finally take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Gettysburg attractions tool .

Glasgow to Gettysburg is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Glasgow to Gettysburg. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Glasgow in June, with highs in Gettysburg at 81°F and lows at 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Hershey.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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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 (Wed): make a splash at Hersheypark.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Hershey trip itinerary builder website .

Getting from Gettysburg to Hershey by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Hershey

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Theme Parks
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Hersheypark
Hersheypark

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, ponder the design of Longwood Gardens, and then contemplate the long history of Independence Hall.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia online tour itinerary planner .

Getting from Hershey to Philadelphia by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 65°F. On the 15th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Nightlife Classes

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Longwood Gardens
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Longwood Gardens
Longwood Gardens
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

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