5 days in Lancaster Itinerary

5 days in Lancaster Itinerary

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5 days in Lancaster Itinerary

Start: Minneapolis
Drive:  18​h 15​min
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Lancaster
— 2 nights
Drive:  18​h 15​min
End: Minneapolis

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Amish Farm and House. Get some historical perspective at Rock Ford Plantation and Wheatland. Explore hidden gems such as North Museum of Nature and Science and The Lancaster Science Factory. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lancaster: Gettysburg (Lincoln Statue at Wills House, David Wills House, & more). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Amish Country, take an in-depth tour of LancasterHistory.org, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Leo the Great Catholic Church, and admire all the interesting features of Clipper Magazine Stadium.

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Minneapolis to Lancaster is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. In August in Lancaster, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 62°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lancaster

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Amish Country
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David Wills House ©
David Wills House
Gettysburg Heritage Center ©
Gettysburg Heritage Center
Rupp House ©
Rupp House

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