11 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

11 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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Pittsburgh
— 2 nights
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Gettysburg
— 2 nights
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Ronks
— 2 nights
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Philadelphia
— 4 nights

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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.
Explore Pittsburgh's surroundings by going to Mister Rogers' Park Bench (in Latrobe) and Fallingwater (in Mill Run). There's still lots to do: get the lay of the land with Walk the Burgh Tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Millvale Murals of Maxo Vanka, take in nature's colorful creations at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, and wander the streets of Strip District.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Pittsburgh tour itinerary builder site.

Memphis to Pittsburgh is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Memphis to Pittsburgh is 1 hour. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Memphis in October, with highs in Pittsburgh at 65°F and lows at 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Millvale Murals of Maxo Vanka, Mister Rogers' Park Bench, Fallingwater
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Walk the Burgh Tours ©
Walk the Burgh Tours
Fallingwater ©
Fallingwater
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): get your bearings at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Gettysburg National Cemetery, then witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park, and finally go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri): steep yourself in history at Little Round Top, tour the pleasant surroundings at Devils Den, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Shriver House Museum, and finally take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

To find more things to do and tourist information, you can read our Gettysburg visit planner.

You can drive from Pittsburgh to Gettysburg in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In October in Gettysburg, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Ronks.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Ghost & Vampire Tours

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Ronks

Ronks ©
The city of Ronks stems from Amish roots.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): relax in the rural setting at Old Windmill Farm, then admire the local landmark of Longwood Gardens, and then look for gifts at Kitchen Kettle Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax in the rural setting at Old Windmill Farm Tours, contemplate the long history of Ephrata Cloister, then trot along with Refreshing Mountain, and finally shop like a local with Kissel Hill Fruit Farm.

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Traveling by car from Gettysburg to Ronks takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in October, and nighttime lows around 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Ronks

Parks · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

Longwood Gardens, Kitchen Kettle Village, Refreshing Mountain, Ephrata Cloister, Kissel Hill Fruit Farm
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Old Windmill Farm ©
Old Windmill Farm
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Kitchen Kettle Village ©
Kitchen Kettle Village

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Philadelphia is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, admire the masterpieces at Rodin Museum, stroll around Wissahickon Valley Park, and see the interesting displays at National Constitution Center.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Philadelphia road trip planning app.

Drive from Ronks to Philadelphia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Philadelphia when traveling from Ronks in October, with lows around 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Harrah's Philadelphia
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Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art

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