4 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

4 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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4 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

Start: Kalamazoo
Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
1
Gettysburg
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Pittsburgh
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Kalamazoo

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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.
For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Gettysburg online route planner .

Kalamazoo to Gettysburg is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Kalamazoo in March: high temperatures in Gettysburg hover around 49°F and lows are around 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Parks Nature
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Devils Den ©
Devils Den

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nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take a stroll through Rittenhouse Square, admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Reading Terminal Market, and finally admire the striking features of Independence Hall. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then trek along Kelly Drive, and then take in the pleasant sights at Longwood Gardens.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Philadelphia day trip planning website .

You can drive from Gettysburg to Philadelphia in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. March in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 50°F and lows of 33°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Parks Classes

Side Trip

Longwood Gardens
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Reading Terminal Market ©
Reading Terminal Market
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens

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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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Hartwood Acres, then admire all the interesting features of Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve, and then admire all the interesting features of Mount Washington.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Pittsburgh trip itinerary website .

Getting from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In April in Pittsburgh, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 43°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Parks Wildlife Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve, Hartwood Acres
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Mount Washington ©
Mount Washington
Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve ©
Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve
Hartwood Acres ©
Hartwood Acres

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