10 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

10 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Pennsylvania attractions planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Ohiopyle
— 1 night
2
Gettysburg
— 3 nights
3
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
4
Jim Thorpe
— 1 night
5
Wellsboro
— 1 night

S M T W T F S
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5

1
night
Ohiopyle

Ohiopyle ©
Ohiopyle is a borough in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States. On the 21st (Fri), contemplate the long history of Fallingwater and then immerse yourself in nature at Ohiopyle State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Kentuck Knob, then contemplate the long history of Fort Necessity National Battlefield, then steep yourself in history at Mount Washington Tavern, and finally relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Ohiopyle travel planner.

Pittsburgh to Ohiopyle is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Pittsburgh in August; daily highs in Ohiopyle reach 72°F and lows reach 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Ohiopyle

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Kentuck Knob
4.6

3
nights
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.
Let the collections at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center and Shriver House Museum capture your imagination. Gettysburg National Military Park and Abraham Lincoln Statue will appeal to history buffs. Step out of Gettysburg to go to Carlisle and see United States Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC), which is approximately 44 minutes away. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Little Round Top, get a taste of the local shopping with Mister Ed's Elephant Museum, examine the collection at Gettysburg Diorama, and get engrossed in the history at Seminary Ridge Museum and Education Center.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Gettysburg road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ohiopyle to Gettysburg takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Ohiopyle in August: high temperatures in Gettysburg hover around 83°F and lows are around 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

3
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Valley Forge National Historical Park and Choo Choo Barn. Appreciate the collections at Rodin Museum and Eastern State Penitentiary. Change things up with a short trip to Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania in Ronks (about 1h 25 min away). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of American Jewish History, shop like a local with Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, and trek along Kelly Drive.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gettysburg to Philadelphia takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Traveling from Gettysburg in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Philadelphia, with lows of 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to drive to Jim Thorpe.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

1
night
Jim Thorpe

Jim Thorpe ©
Jim Thorpe is a borough and the county seat of Carbon County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Asa Packer Mansion, take an in-depth tour of Old Jail Museum, and then appreciate the history behind Jim Thorpe Memorial Hall.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Jim Thorpe holiday planner.

Getting from Philadelphia to Jim Thorpe by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Philadelphia in August, Jim Thorpe is little chillier at night with lows of 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Wellsboro.

Things to do in Jim Thorpe

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Old Jail Museum
4.1

1
night
Wellsboro

Wellsboro ©
Wellsboro is a borough in Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States, 52mi northwest of Williamsport. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Colton Point State Park, then immerse yourself in nature at Leonard Harrison State Park, and then take in breathtaking views at Pine Creek Gorge.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Wellsboro road trip website.

You can drive from Jim Thorpe to Wellsboro in 3 hours. Traveling from Jim Thorpe in August, Wellsboro is a bit cooler at night with lows of 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Wellsboro

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Pine Creek Gorge
4.7

Similar trips

14 days in Pennsylvania BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in Pennsylvania BY A USER FROM ITALY August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Pennsylvania BY A USER FROM ITALY August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Pennsylvania BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 13 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular sights Preferences: February Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Pennsylvania BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Pennsylvania BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Pennsylvania BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 17 days in Pennsylvania BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Pennsylvania BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more trips