2 days in Gettysburg & Burlington Itinerary

2 days in Gettysburg & Burlington Itinerary

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2 days in Gettysburg & Burlington Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Drive:  1​h 45​min
1
Gettysburg
— 1 day
+2
bus + train + Fly:  7​h 30​min
2
Burlington
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Washington DC

1
day
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 9th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Gettysburg Museum & Visitor Center, then witness the site of a historic battle at Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides, then take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park, and finally stroll the grounds of Gettysburg National Cemetery.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Gettysburg online travel route builder .

Washington DC to Gettysburg is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train, flight, and taxi. Traveling from Washington DC in October, Gettysburg is a bit cooler at night with lows of 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Burlington.

Things to do in Gettysburg

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg Museum & Visitor Center ©
Gettysburg National Cemetery ©
Gettysburg National Cemetery

1
day
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): hunt for treasures at Church Street Marketplace, then tour the water at your own pace with Whistling Man Schooner Company, and then see the interesting displays at Shelburne Museum.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Burlington day trip planning website .

Traveling by combination of bus, train, and flight from Gettysburg to Burlington takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Gettysburg in October: highs in Burlington hover around 62°F, while lows dip to 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Burlington

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Shopping

Side Trip

Shelburne Museum
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Whistling Man Schooner Company ©
Whistling Man Schooner Company
Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum
Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace

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