5 days in Pocono Mountains Region Itinerary

5 days in Pocono Mountains Region Itinerary

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5 days in Pocono Mountains Region Itinerary

Start: Newark
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Bushkill
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Jim Thorpe
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
End: Newark

2
nights
Bushkill

Bushkill ©
Bushkill is an unincorporated community in Pike County, Pennsylvania, United States.Portions of Bushkill were seized by the United States government during the controversial Tocks Island Dam project and are now part of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. Bring the kids along to Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark and Great Wolf Lodge Waterpark. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bushkill: Mount Airy Casino (in Mount Pocono) and Mountain View Vineyard, Winery & Distillery (in Stroudsburg). There's more to do: admire the sheer force of Bushkill Falls and stop by The Christmas Factory.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Bushkill trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Newark to Bushkill is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Newark in July, Bushkill is little chillier at night with lows of 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Jim Thorpe.

Things to do in Bushkill

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trips

Great Wolf Lodge Waterpark, Dingmans Falls, The Christmas Factory, Mount Airy Casino, Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark
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Bushkill Falls ©
Bushkill Falls
Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark ©
Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark
Mount Airy Casino ©
Mount Airy Casino

2
nights
Jim Thorpe

Jim Thorpe ©
Jim Thorpe is a borough and the county seat of Carbon County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Old Jail Museum, explore the galleries of Asa Packer Mansion, and then try your luck at Mohegan Sun Pocono. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Fri): see the interesting displays at No. 9 Coal Mine & Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary, and then admire the majestic nature at Hickory Run State Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Jim Thorpe tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bushkill to Jim Thorpe in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Jim Thorpe can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jim Thorpe

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

No. 9 Coal Mine & Museum, Mohegan Sun Pocono, Hickory Run State Park
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Hickory Run State Park ©
Hickory Run State Park
No. 9 Coal Mine & Museum ©
No. 9 Coal Mine & Museum
Mohegan Sun Pocono ©
Mohegan Sun Pocono

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