2 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

2 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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Philadelphia
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Gettysburg
— 1 night

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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.
On the 24th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then pause for some photo ops at Liberty Bell Center, then contemplate the long history of Independence Hall, and finally stroll through Washington Square Park.

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Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Philadelphia. In October, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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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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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, explore the different monuments and memorials at Gettysburg National Cemetery, then stroll through Gettysburg National Military Park, and finally get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour.

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You can drive from Philadelphia to Gettysburg in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Traveling from Philadelphia in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Gettysburg, with lows of 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Gettysburg

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

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