6 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

6 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Pennsylvania tour itinerary maker

Make it your trip
Drive
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Gettysburg
Drive
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Hershey
— 1 night
Drive
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Philadelphia
— 3 nights
Fly
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Pittsburgh
— 1 night
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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center and then stroll through Gettysburg National Military Park.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Gettysburg online tour planner.

Aldie to Gettysburg is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in June, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Hershey.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Hershey

— 1 night

Chocolatetown, USA

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 as well as Hershey's Chocolate World. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): learn the secrets of production at Hershey's Chocolate World.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Hershey trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Gettysburg to Hershey in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in June, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Hershey

Theme Parks · Tours

Philadelphia

— 3 nights

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S. democracy, as it was once the meeting place for the country's Founding Fathers.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Independence National Historical Park, Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia Museum of Art, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): browse the eclectic array of goods at Reading Terminal Market, then explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, and finally ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Independence National Historical Park.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Philadelphia trip planner.

Getting from Hershey to Philadelphia by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daytime highs in Philadelphia are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for the flight to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

Pittsburgh

— 1 night

City of Bridges

Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
Your day by day itinerary now includes PNC Park, Duquesne Incline and Strip District. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): wander the streets of Strip District and then take a memorable ride with Duquesne Incline.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Pittsburgh driving holiday tool.

You can fly from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Philadelphia in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Pittsburgh, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature · Transportation

Pennsylvania travel guide

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History Museums · Casinos · Specialty Museums
The Keystone State
One of the country's 13 original founding states, Pennsylvania contains a balance of modern cities and fertile fields. A rich and varied state with a colorful history dating back to colonial times, it remains a worthy holiday destination with its well-preserved 19th-century battle sites and memorial parks. This diverse land is home to pristine forests and rugged mountain regions. For an urban experience, visit the state's university cities, offering numerous tourist attractions as well as thriving music, performance, art, and culinary scenes. The region's Amish country provides a weekend getaway in a picturesque setting of quaint towns surrounded by rolling hills and fertile farmland.