3 days in Maryland & Pennsylvania Itinerary

3 days in Maryland & Pennsylvania Itinerary

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3 days in Maryland & Pennsylvania Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Baltimore
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Gettysburg
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Philadelphia
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Boston

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Baltimore

Baltimore ©
A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sagamore Spirit Distillery and then try your luck at Horseshoe Casino.

Plan my day in Baltimore using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Boston to Baltimore is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Boston in April: high temperatures in Baltimore hover around 67°F and lows are around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Baltimore

Fun & Games Casinos Breweries & Distilleries
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Sagamore Spirit Distillery ©
Sagamore Spirit Distillery
Horseshoe Casino ©
Horseshoe Casino

1
night
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 20th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Little Round Top, then take in the dramatic natural features at Devils Den, then steep yourself in history at Eisenhower National Historic Site, and finally admire all the interesting features of Gettysburg National Military Park.

To see maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Gettysburg vacation planner.

You can drive from Baltimore to Gettysburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and car; or do a combination of flight and taxi. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Baltimore in April since evenings lows in Gettysburg dip to 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Little Round Top ©
Little Round Top
Devils Den ©
Devils Den

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night
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): take a stroll through Rittenhouse Square, admire the landmark architecture of Boathouse Row, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kelly Drive, then try to win big at Harrah's Philadelphia, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia sightseeing planning tool .

You can drive from Gettysburg to Philadelphia in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in April, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Fun & Games Casinos Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Harrah's Philadelphia
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Harrah's Philadelphia ©
Harrah's Philadelphia
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Rittenhouse Square ©
Rittenhouse Square

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