6 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

6 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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6 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
train:  1​h 45​min
1
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Hershey
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
End: Washington DC

2
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Longwood Gardens and Betsy Ross House. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, browse the eclectic array of goods at Reading Terminal Market, ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, and steep yourself in history at Liberty Bell Center.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Philadelphia trip itinerary maker website .

Washington DC to Philadelphia is an approximately 2-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Hershey.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Harrah's Philadelphia, Longwood Gardens
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Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Philadelphia Zoo ©
Philadelphia Zoo

3
nights
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 Hersheypark. On the 22nd (Mon), get in on the family fun at Hersheypark. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at Knoebels Amusement Resort.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Hershey trip planner .

You can drive from Philadelphia to Hershey in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train, flight, and taxi. In April, daily temperatures in Hershey can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Hershey

Theme Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Knoebels Amusement Resort, Kitchen Kettle Village
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Knoebels Amusement Resort ©
Knoebels Amusement Resort
Hersheypark ©
Hersheypark
Kitchen Kettle Village ©
Kitchen Kettle Village

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