5 days in Pocono Mountains Region Itinerary

5 days in Pocono Mountains Region Itinerary

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Delaware Water Gap
— 2 nights
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Wilkes-Barre
— 2 nights
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Delaware Water Gap

Delaware Water Gap is a borough in Monroe County, Pennsylvania, United States. Explore Delaware Water Gap's surroundings by going to Dingmans Ferry (George W. Childs Park & Dingmans Falls) and Milford (Raymondskill Falls & Grey Towers National Historic Site). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Bushkill Falls, stop by Country Kettle, make a splash at Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark, and try your luck at Mount Airy Casino.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Delaware Water Gap trip itinerary planning tool.

Bear to Delaware Water Gap is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Bear in October; daily highs in Delaware Water Gap reach 60°F and lows reach 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Wilkes-Barre.

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Parks · Nature · Shopping · Theme Parks

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Bushkill Falls ©
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Bushkill Falls
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Dingmans Falls ©
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Dingmans Falls
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Wilkes-Barre

Wilkes-Barre is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the county seat of Luzerne County. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): appreciate the history behind Jim Thorpe Memorial Hall, then contemplate the long history of Asa Packer Mansion, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Episcopal Parish of St. Mark and St. John. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Hickory Run State Park, take a spin around town with Pocono Bike Rental, and then try to win big at Mohegan Sun Pocono.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Wilkes-Barre trip planner.

Getting from Delaware Water Gap to Wilkes-Barre by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Wilkes-Barre

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

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