5 days in Lancaster County Itinerary

5 days in Lancaster County Itinerary

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Lancaster
— 1 night
2
Bird in Hand
— 3 nights

1
night
Lancaster

Lancaster ©
The heart of Pennsylvania's famous "Dutch Country," Lancaster is one of the nation's oldest inland cities, founded in 1730.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): hunt for treasures at Lancaster Central Market, steep yourself in history at The Amish Farm and House, thenexamine the collection at Wilbur Chocolate Candy Store, and finally shop like a local with Kissel Hill Fruit Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Bootleg Antiques, get in on the family fun at Dutch Wonderland, thenbuy something for everyone on your list at Tanger Outlets Lancaster, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Christiane David Gallery.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Lancaster trip itinerary planner.

Philadelphia to Lancaster is an approximately 2-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. June in Lancaster sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bird in Hand.

Things to do in Lancaster

Shopping Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Lititz, Bootleg Antiques
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Lancaster Central Market ©
Lancaster Central Market
The Amish Farm and House ©
The Amish Farm and House
Wilbur Chocolate Candy Store ©
Wilbur Chocolate Candy Store

3
nights
Bird in Hand

Bird in Hand ©
On the 1st (Mon), pick up some local products at Kauffman's Fruit Farm & Market, stop by Kitchen Kettle Village, thentake in the history at Valley Forge National Historical Park, and finally experience rural life at Lapp Valley Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Ephrata Cloister, take an in-depth tour of Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, and then ponder the design of Longwood Gardens.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Bird in Hand route planner.

Bird in Hand is just a stone's throw from Lancaster. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Bird in Hand

Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Kitchen Kettle Village, Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, Valley Forge National Historical Park, Longwood Gardens, Lapp Valley Farm
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Kitchen Kettle Village ©
Kitchen Kettle Village
Valley Forge National Historical Park ©
Valley Forge National Historical Park
Ephrata Cloister ©
Ephrata Cloister

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