5 days in Gettysburg Itinerary

5 days in Gettysburg Itinerary

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Antietam National Battlefield and Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center. Get some historical perspective at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and Eisenhower National Historic Site. Get out of town with these interesting Gettysburg side-trips: Catoctin Creek Distillery (in Purcellville) and Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races (in Charles Town). The adventure continues: take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park, trot along with a tour on horseback, learn about winemaking at Knob Hall Winery, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Gettysburg National Cemetery.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Gettysburg trip itinerary planning website .

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airports are Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. July in Gettysburg sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

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Orrtanna, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, Antietam National Battlefield, Catoctin Creek Distillery, Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races
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