6 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

6 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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Philadelphia
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Ronks
— 2 nights
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Gettysburg
— 3 nights

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Philadelphia

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The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 14th (Wed), appreciate the history behind Liberty Bell Center, see the interesting displays at National Constitution Center, then explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia online day trip planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Philadelphia. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in October, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Ronks.

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Ronks

Ronks ©
The city of Ronks stems from Amish roots.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Choo Choo Barn, then take an in-depth tour of Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, then relax in the rural setting at Cherry Crest Adventure Farm, and finally take a stroll through Amish Country. On your second day here, see the world from above with Smoketown Helicopters, examine the collection at Wilbur Chocolate Candy Store, then identify plant and animal life at Wolf Sanctuary of PA, and finally take a pleasant ride with Refreshing Mountain.

Start your trip to Ronks by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Philadelphia to Ronks takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Ronks when traveling from Philadelphia in October, with lows around 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Ronks

Museums · Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors

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Choo Choo Barn
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Horseback Riding Tour
Refreshing Mountain
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Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Eisenhower National Historic Site and Little Round Top. Gettysburg National Military Park and Shriver House Museum will appeal to history buffs. And it doesn't end there: witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, explore the striking landscape at Devils Den, examine the collection at Gettysburg Diorama, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at The Eternal Light Peace Memorial.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Gettysburg trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Ronks to Gettysburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. In October in Gettysburg, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 48°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
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