4 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

4 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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4 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  4​h
1
Pittsburgh
— Few hours
Fly + taxi:  3​h 45​min
2
Gettysburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Philadelphia
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
End: Atlanta

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Senator John Heinz History Center and then admire all the interesting features of PPG Paints Arena.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Pittsburgh trip planning app .

Atlanta to Pittsburgh is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Atlanta in April: high temperatures in Pittsburgh hover around 63°F and lows are around 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Museums
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Senator John Heinz History Center ©
Senator John Heinz History Center
PPG Paints Arena ©
PPG Paints Arena

2
nights
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 14th (Sun): take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, snap pictures at Sachs Covered Bridge, then contemplate the long history of Eisenhower National Historic Site, and finally explore and take pictures at Gettysburg National Military Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Shriver House Museum, get your game on at Victorian Photography Studio, then take an in-depth tour of Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, then explore the striking landscape at Devils Den, and finally contemplate the long history of Little Round Top.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Gettysburg day trip app .

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Pittsburgh to Gettysburg in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and car. In April, daily temperatures in Gettysburg can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Gettysburg

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

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night
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 16th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, don't miss a visit to Liberty Bell Center, then get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall, and finally admire the landmark architecture of City Hall.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia trip builder app .

Drive from Gettysburg to Philadelphia in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In April in Philadelphia, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 45°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary

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