3 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

3 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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3 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

Start: Pittsburgh
Fly + taxi:  3​h 45​min
1
Gettysburg
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Hershey
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Philadelphia
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Pittsburgh

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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 24th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, get your game on at Victorian Photography Studio, and then take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Gettysburg attractions planner.

Pittsburgh to Gettysburg is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and car. In June, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Hershey.

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1
night
Hershey

Hershey ©
Home of the Hershey Chocolate Company, the town of Hershey is regularly referred to as the sweetest place on earth.
On the 25th (Tue), find something for the whole family at Hersheypark.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Hershey road trip planner .

Drive from Gettysburg to Hershey in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Hershey, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 64°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Philadelphia.

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Hersheypark ©
Hersheypark

1
night
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall, then take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, then explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and finally hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Philadelphia trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Hershey to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and train. In June in Philadelphia, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

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Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary

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