5 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

5 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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5 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

Start: Hartford
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Philadelphia
— Few hours
train:  1​h 15​min
2
Lancaster
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
3
Hershey
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
End: Hartford

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hours
Philadelphia

Philadelphia
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 9th (Tue), take in the pleasant sights at Longwood Gardens, then explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and then contemplate the long history of Elfreth's Alley. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, then explore the world behind art at Barnes Foundation, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Independence National Historical Park.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Philadelphia trip itinerary tool .

Hartford to Philadelphia is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Hartford in April; daily highs in Philadelphia reach 65°F and lows reach 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Lancaster.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Nightlife Fun & Games

3
nights
Lancaster

Lancaster
The heart of Pennsylvania's famous "Dutch Country," Lancaster is one of the nation's oldest inland cities, founded in 1730.
For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Lancaster trip planner .

Hartford to Lancaster is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Lancaster are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 41°F. On the 8th (Mon), you're off toHershey.

Things to do in Lancaster

Parks Shopping Museums

1
night
Hershey

Hershey ©
Home of the Hershey Chocolate Company, the town of Hershey is regularly referred to as the sweetest place on earth.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hershey's Chocolate World. On the 8th (Mon), get behind the scenes at Hershey's Chocolate World and then witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park.

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Traveling by car from Lancaster to Hershey takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In April in Hershey, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 42°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Hershey

Theme Parks Tours Parks

Side Trip

Gettysburg National Military Park
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
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Hersheypark
Hershey's Chocolate World ©
Hershey's Chocolate World

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