47 days in Afton & Pennsylvania Itinerary

47 days in Afton & Pennsylvania Itinerary

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Afton
— 1 day
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Gettysburg
— 4 nights
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Lancaster
— 5 nights
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Philadelphia
— 6 nights
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Allentown
— 5 nights
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Benton
— 5 nights
7
State College
— 5 nights
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Somerset
— 4 nights
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Pittsburgh
— 5 nights
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Erie
— 5 nights

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Afton

Afton ©
Afton is a town in Lincoln County, Wyoming, United States. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): don't miss a visit to World's Largest Elkhorn Arch, then don't miss a visit to World's Largest Intermittent Spring, and then pause for some serene contemplation at LDS Star Valley Temple.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Afton trip planner.

Hilo to Afton is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Hilo to Afton is 3 hours. Traveling from Hilo in June, you will find days in Afton are a bit cooler (74°F), and nights are much colder (38°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Afton

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
LDS Star Valley Temple ©
LDS Star Valley Temple
World's Largest Elkhorn Arch ©
World's Largest Elkhorn Arch

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to United States Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC) (in Carlisle) and Cumberland Valley Rail Trail (in Newville). There's lots more to do: witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park, get answers to all your questions at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, appreciate the history behind State of Pennsylvania Monument, and explore the striking landscape at Devils Den.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Gettysburg road trip planning app.

Explore your travel options from Afton to Gettysburg with the Route module. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Afton to Gettysburg. When traveling from Afton in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Gettysburg: temperatures range from 81°F by day to 62°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Lancaster.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

United States Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC), Cumberland Valley Rail Trail
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Horseback Riding Tours

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Lancaster

Lancaster ©
The heart of Pennsylvania's famous "Dutch Country," Lancaster is one of the nation's oldest inland cities, founded in 1730.
Explore Lancaster's surroundings by going to Hershey (Hersheypark, Hershey Gardens, &more), Harrisburg (Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Capitol Complex & National Civil War Museum) and Indian Echo Caverns (in Hummelstown). And it doesn't end there: experience rural life at The Amish Farm and House, look for gifts at Kitchen Kettle Village, steep yourself in history at Ephrata Cloister, and examine the collection at Landis Valley Museum.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Lancaster trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gettysburg to Lancaster takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Lancaster

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hershey, Ephrata, Harrisburg, Lapp Valley Farm, Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania
Highlights from your plan
Hersheypark ©
Hersheypark
The Amish Farm and House ©
The Amish Farm and House
Dutch Wonderland ©
Dutch Wonderland

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Venture out of the city with trips to Longwood Gardens (in Kennett Square) and Valley Forge National Historical Park (in Valley Forge). Next up on the itinerary: ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, explore the world behind art at Rodin Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Chanticleer, and appreciate the history behind Liberty Bell Center.

To see photos and more tourist information, read Philadelphia trip planner.

Getting from Lancaster to Philadelphia by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Philadelphia are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Allentown.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chanticleer, Longwood Gardens, Harrah's Philadelphia, Valley Forge National Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
Chanticleer ©
Chanticleer
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art

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Allentown

Allentown ©
Allentown is a city located in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Allentown: D.G. Yuengling and Son Brewery (in Pottsville), Bushkill Falls (in Bushkill) and Dingmans Falls (in Dingmans Ferry). The adventure continues: have fun at Coca-Cola Park, get to know the fascinating history of Karl Stirner Arts Trail, trek along D&L Trail, and browse the exhibits of Asa Packer Mansion.

Discover how to plan a Allentown trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Philadelphia to Allentown in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in June, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Benton.

Things to do in Allentown

Parks · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Bethlehem, New Tripoli, D&L Trail, Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, High Rocks Vista
Highlights from your plan
Bushkill Falls ©
Bushkill Falls
Coca-Cola Park ©
Coca-Cola Park
D&L Trail ©
D&L Trail

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Benton

Benton ©
Venture out of the city with trips to World of Little League: Peter J. McGovern Museum and Official Store (in South Williamsport), Pioneer Tunnel Coal Mine & Steam Train (in Ashland) and Knoebels Amusement Resort (in Elysburg).

Before you visit Benton, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Allentown to Benton in 2 hours. In June in Benton, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 59°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to State College.

Things to do in Benton

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

World of Little League: Peter J. McGovern Museum and Official Store, Worlds End State Park, Pioneer Tunnel Coal Mine & Steam Train, Red Deer at Rolling Hills Farm, Noteology
Highlights from your plan
Ricketts Glen State Park ©
Ricketts Glen State Park
Knoebels Amusement Resort ©
Knoebels Amusement Resort
Leonard Harrison State Park ©
Leonard Harrison State Park

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State College

State College ©
State College is a home rule municipality in Centre County in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Get out of town with these interesting State College side-trips: Lincoln Caverns (in Huntingdon), T&D's Cats of the World (in Penns Creek) and Raymond B. Winter State Park (in Mifflinburg). There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at The Arboretum at Penn State, explore the world behind art at Bellefonte Art Museum, do a tasting at Mount Nittany Vineyard & Winery, and see the interesting displays at American Philatelic Center.

Before you visit State College, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Benton to State College in 2 hours. While traveling from Benton, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in State College, ranging from highs of 76°F to lows of 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Somerset.

Things to do in State College

Parks · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Bellefonte, Lincoln Caverns, Mount Nittany Vineyard & Winery, Thousand Steps Trail, T&D's Cats of the World
Highlights from your plan
The Arboretum at Penn State ©
The Arboretum at Penn State
Penn State University ©
Penn State University
T&D's Cats of the World ©
T&D's Cats of the World

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Somerset

Somerset ©
Somerset is a borough in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Somerset: Kentuck Knob (in Chalk Hill), Fallingwater (in Mill Run) and Ohiopyle (Cucumber Falls, Ohiopyle State Park, &more). There's lots more to do: appreciate the history behind Flight 93 National Memorial, steep yourself in history at Kings Covered Bridge, take an in-depth tour of Antiochian Heritage Museum, and take in the history at Fort Necessity National Battlefield.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Somerset trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from State College to Somerset takes 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Somerset can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Somerset

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Ohiopyle, Kentuck Knob, Flight 93 Memorial Chapel, Fallingwater, Antiochian Heritage Museum
Highlights from your plan
Fallingwater ©
Fallingwater
Flight 93 National Memorial ©
Flight 93 National Memorial
Kentuck Knob ©
Kentuck Knob

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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.
Pittsburgh is known for museums, nature, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, get a new perspective on nature at Carnegie Museum of Natural History, wander the streets of Strip District, and get curious at Carnegie Science Center.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Pittsburgh day trip planning app.

You can drive from Somerset to Pittsburgh in 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Pittsburgh are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Erie.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Millvale Murals of Maxo Vanka
Highlights from your plan
Bicycle Heaven ©
Bicycle Heaven
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens ©
Mount Washington ©
Mount Washington

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Erie

Erie ©
Erie boasts a state park, casino, and racetrack all with the name Presque Isle.
Step out of Erie to go to Cooksburg and see Cook Forest State Park, which is approximately 1h 50 min away. And it doesn't end there: walk around Presque Isle State Park, cool off at Splash Lagoon Indoor Water Park Resort, get in on the family fun at Waldameer & Water World, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Cathedral.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Erie trip planning tool.

Getting from Pittsburgh to Erie by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Erie are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. On the 18th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Erie

Parks · Theme Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Cook Forest State Park
Highlights from your plan
Presque Isle State Park ©
Presque Isle State Park
Waldameer & Water World ©
Waldameer & Water World
Splash Lagoon Indoor Water Park Resort ©
Splash Lagoon Indoor Water Park Resort

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