10 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

10 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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10 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

Start: Twin Falls
+3
Fly + foot + train + bus:  35​h
1
Gettysburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Ohiopyle
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Pittsburgh
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
End: Washington DC

2
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.
Get some historical perspective at Gettysburg National Military Park and Evergreen Cemetery. Escape the urban bustle at Antietam National Battlefield and Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. And it doesn't end there: stroll the grounds of Gettysburg National Cemetery, admire the architecture and history at Lincoln Statue at Wills House, and do a tasting at Adams County Winery.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Gettysburg journey maker tool .

Twin Falls to Gettysburg is an approximately 35-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Twin Falls to Gettysburg is 2 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Twin Falls in June since evenings lows in Gettysburg dip to 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Ohiopyle.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, Antietam National Battlefield, Adams County Winery
Highlights from your plan
Evergreen Cemetery ©
Evergreen Cemetery
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Antietam National Battlefield ©
Antietam National Battlefield

2
nights
Ohiopyle

Ohiopyle is a borough in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States. On the 27th (Thu), immerse yourself in nature at Herrington Manor State Park and then shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Fallingwater, then immerse yourself in nature at Ohiopyle State Park, and then witness the site of a historic battle at Jumonville Glen.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Ohiopyle vacation tool .

You can drive from Gettysburg to Ohiopyle in 3 hours. In June, Ohiopyle is a bit cooler than Gettysburg - with highs of 70°F and lows of 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Ohiopyle

Parks Nature Adventure

Side Trips

Mill Run, Herrington Manor State Park
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Ohiopyle State Park ©
Ohiopyle State Park
Fallingwater ©
Fallingwater

1
night
Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh ©
Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
On the 29th (Sat), take in nature's colorful creations at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, then identify plant and animal life at Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve, then pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Anthony Chapel, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Washington.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Pittsburgh trip planning site .

Getting from Ohiopyle to Pittsburgh by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Ohiopyle in June, things will get a bit warmer in Pittsburgh: highs are around 79°F and lows about 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Mount Washington ©
Mount Washington
Saint Anthony Chapel ©
Saint Anthony Chapel
Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve ©
Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve

2
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, witness the site of a historic battle at Valley Forge National Historical Park, and then ponder the design of Longwood Gardens. On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Liberty Bell Center, then explore the galleries of Independence Hall, and then take a leisurely stroll along Sea Girt Beach and Boardwalk.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia driving holiday planner.

Fly from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. June in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Beaches Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sea Girt Beach and Boardwalk, Valley Forge National Historical Park, Longwood Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Valley Forge National Historical Park ©
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens

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