10 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

10 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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Pittsburgh
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Gettysburg
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Lancaster
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Philadelphia
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Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh ©

City of Bridges

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 19th (Fri), wander the streets of Mount Washington and then take in nature's colorful creations at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sat): take in the local highlights with Walk the Burgh Tours, then see the interesting displays at Bicycle Heaven, and then let your taste buds guide you at Burgh Bits and Bites Food Tours.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Pittsburgh itinerary planner.

Dallas to Pittsburgh is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Dallas to Pittsburgh is 1 hour. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Dallas in November, with highs in Pittsburgh at 52°F and lows at 35°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Tours · Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature
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Bicycle Heaven ©
Bicycle Heaven
Mount Washington ©
Mount Washington
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens ©

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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.
On the 21st (Sun), stroll the grounds of Gettysburg National Cemetery, take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park, then get advice or help at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, and finally go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon): trot along with a tour on horseback, stop by A&A Village Treasures, then explore the striking landscape at Devils Den, and finally contemplate the long history of Little Round Top.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Gettysburg travel planner.

Traveling by car from Pittsburgh to Gettysburg takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In November in Gettysburg, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 36°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can drive to Lancaster.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Museums
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Devils Den
Devils Den

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Lancaster

Lancaster ©

Red Rose City

The heart of Pennsylvania's famous "Dutch Country," Lancaster is one of the nation's oldest inland cities, founded in 1730.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): find something for the whole family at Hersheypark. Here are some ideas for day two: experience rural life at Old Windmill Farm, examine the collection at Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, then look for gifts at Kitchen Kettle Village, and finally test your team's savvy at Escape Games Live.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Lancaster trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gettysburg to Lancaster takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In November in Lancaster, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 34°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can go by car to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Lancaster

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

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Old Windmill Farm ©
Old Windmill Farm
Hersheypark ©
Hersheypark
Escape Games Live ©
Escape Games Live

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Philadelphia: Expedition Escape! - Escape Room (in Montgomeryville), Longwood Gardens (in Kennett Square) and Sandy Hollow (in West Chester). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market, pause for some photo ops at Liberty Bell Center, and walk around Wissahickon Valley Park.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Philadelphia visit planner.

Getting from Lancaster to Philadelphia by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Lancaster in November since evenings lows in Philadelphia dip to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

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Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Expedition Escape! - Escape Room ©
Expedition Escape! - Escape Room

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