60 days in Continental USA Itinerary

60 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

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Fly to Philadelphia International Airport, Drive to Rehoboth Beach
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Rehoboth Beach
— 1 night
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Virginia Beach
— 3 nights
Drive
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Williamsburg
— 4 nights
Drive
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Annapolis
— 3 nights
Drive
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Arlington
— 4 nights
Fly
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Key West
— 4 nights
Fly
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Miami
— 4 nights
Drive
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Miami Beach
— 2 nights
Fly
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Orlando
— 4 nights
Drive
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Hilton Head
— 1 night
Drive
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Charleston
— 4 nights
Drive
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Myrtle Beach
— 3 nights
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Pittsburgh
— 4 nights
Drive
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Gettysburg
— 4 nights
Drive
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Baltimore
— 4 nights
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Wilmington
— 3 nights
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Philadelphia
— 5 nights
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Rehoboth Beach

— 1 night

Nation's Summer Capital

The population of the city of Rehoboth Beach expands by 25,000 every summer.
On the 1st (Thu), appreciate the extensive heritage of Fort Miles Historic Area at Cape Henlopen State Park.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rehoboth Beach online journey planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Rehoboth Beach is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Rehoboth Beach. Traveling from Amsterdam in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Rehoboth Beach: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Rehoboth Beach

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Virginia Beach

— 3 nights

The Resort City

Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
Let the collections at Military Aviation Museum and Nauticus capture your imagination. Do some cultural sightseeing at Chrysler Museum of Art and Cape Henry Lighthouse. And it doesn't end there: take a memorable tour with Tours, get engrossed in the history at MacArthur Memorial, take a stroll around Brock Environmental Center - Chesapeake Bay Foundation, and gain insight at First Landing State Park.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Virginia Beach planning app.

You can drive from Rehoboth Beach to Virginia Beach in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, subway, and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Rehoboth Beach in August, Virginia Beach is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Museums · Wildlife · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Williamsburg

— 4 nights

Colonial Capital

Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
Visit Colonial Williamsburg and St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Blandford Church and Cemetery and Historic Jamestowne. Venture out of the city with trips to Petersburg (Pamplin Historical Park & Petersburg National Battlefield Park), The Mariners' Museum & Park (in Newport News) and Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (in Richmond). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at George Wythe House, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Grace Episcopal Church, and take a tour of Jamestown Settlement.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Williamsburg online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Virginia Beach to Williamsburg in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can drive to Annapolis.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Annapolis

— 3 nights
Capital of the United States for one year from 1783 to 1784, Annapolis has played a vital role in U.S.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at U.S. Naval Academy and Annapolis Historic District. Museum-lovers will get to explore 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse and Bruce Snake Gabrielson's Surf Art Gallery and Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Annapolis: Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary (in Lothian), Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (in St. Michaels) and Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge (in Cambridge). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Hammond-Harwood House, see the interesting displays at Chase-Lloyd House, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Anne's Church.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Annapolis route planner.

Getting from Williamsburg to Annapolis by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Williamsburg in August, you will find days in Annapolis are a bit cooler (32°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Arlington.

Things to do in Annapolis

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arlington

— 4 nights

National History, Local Flavor

Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
Get some historical perspective at The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and George Washington's Mount Vernon. Let the collections at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center and Ford Orientation Center capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Arlington: The Rising Sun Tavern (in Fredericksburg), National Museum of the Marine Corps (in Triangle) and Brandy Station Foundation (in Brandy Station). There's still lots to do: stroll the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery, look for all kinds of wild species at Bull Run Mountains Natural Area Preserve, steep yourself in history at Blenheim, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Arlington trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Annapolis to Arlington in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway. In August in Arlington, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Arlington

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Key West

— 4 nights

Conch Republic

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
You'll explore and learn at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Truman Little White House. Do some cultural sightseeing at Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum and 7 Artists & Friends Gallery. Step out of Key West to go to Big Pine Key and see National Key Deer Refuge, which is approximately 44 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, contemplate the long history of Audubon House & Tropical Gardens, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and discover the deep blue sea with Fun In The Sun Key West.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Key West online trip planner.

You can fly from Arlington to Key West in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Key West when traveling from Arlington in August, with lows around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Miami

— 4 nights

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Let the collections at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens and Wynwood Walls capture your imagination. Get some cultural insight at Miami Children's Museum and Barnacle State Historic Site. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Miami: Homestead Historic Town Hall Museum (in Homestead), Everglades National Park (Shark Valley Visitor Center, Anhinga Trail, &more) and Panther Ridge Conservation Center (in Wellington). There's much more to do: get interesting insight from Mark the Shark, get a taste of the local shopping with Aventura Mall, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and have fun at Lock & Load Miami.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Miami online trip builder.

You can fly from Key West to Miami in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Miami sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Miami

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Miami Beach

— 2 nights

The World's Playground

Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 25th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District, then join in the after-dark buzz at Art Deco Tours, then admire the masterpieces at The Wolfsonian - Florida International University, and finally take a stroll through Collins Avenue. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): see the interesting displays at International Swimming Hall of Fame, then take an in-depth tour of Stranahan House, then head outdoors with JP Outfitters Inc., and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Lincoln Road.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Miami Beach trip planner.

Miami Beach is just a short distance from Miami. In August in Miami Beach, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Orlando

— 4 nights

Theme Park Capital of the World

For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Have a day of magic on the 27th (Tue) at Disney's Animal Kingdom. Pack the 30th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at Universal Orlando Resort and make an unforgettable trip to Walt Disney World Resort.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Orlando trip planning website.

You can fly from Miami Beach to Orlando in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks

Hilton Head

— 1 night
A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
On the 31st (Sat), race across the water with a speed boat tour, then get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, then examine the collection at Coastal Discovery Museum, and finally see what you can catch with a fishing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sun): get up close to creatures of the deep with Commander Zodiac, then identify plant and animal life at Sea Pines Forest Preserve, and then trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Hilton Head tour planner.

Getting from Orlando to Hilton Head by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Charleston

— 4 nights
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Let the collections at Fort Sumter National Monument and Nathaniel Russell House capture your imagination. Magnolia Plantation & Gardens and Drayton Hall will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Charleston side-trips: Old Sheldon Church Ruins (in Yemassee) and The Center for Birds of Prey (in Awendaw). And it doesn't end there: take a memorable tour with Tours, contemplate the long history of Charleston Fire Department, Station 2/3, don't miss a visit to Middleton Place, and take in the local highlights with Charleston History Tours.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Charleston trip planner.

Getting from Hilton Head to Charleston by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Charleston can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Myrtle Beach

— 3 nights
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Do some cultural sightseeing at Brookgreen Gardens and Risen Christ Lutheran Church and School. Change things up with these side-trips from Myrtle Beach: Litchfield Beach (in Litchfield Beach) and Beach House Boat Rentals (in Murrells Inlet). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, wander the streets of Broadway at the Beach, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and deepen your understanding at Alligator Adventure.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Myrtle Beach travel route planning app.

You can drive from Charleston to Myrtle Beach in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Transportation

Side Trips

Pittsburgh

— 4 nights

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.
Appreciate the collections at Bicycle Heaven and Senator John Heinz History Center. Get some historical perspective at Fallingwater and Point State Park. Get out of town with these interesting Pittsburgh side-trips: Flight 93 National Memorial (in Stoystown) and Flight 93 Memorial Chapel (in Stonycreek Township). There's lots more to do: stroll through Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve, steep yourself in history at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, see the interesting displays at Bayernhof Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Anthony Chapel.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Pittsburgh trip maker.

Fly from Myrtle Beach to Pittsburgh in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Myrtle Beach in September; daily highs in Pittsburgh reach 28°C and lows reach 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Gettysburg

— 4 nights
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center and Gettysburg Museum of History. Get some historical perspective at Gettysburg National Military Park and Shriver House Museum. Change things up with a short trip to Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg (about 1h 5 min away). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Little Round Top, tour the pleasant surroundings at Devils Den, explore the different monuments and memorials at Evergreen Cemetery, and see the interesting displays at Rupp House.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Gettysburg online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Pittsburgh to Gettysburg takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Gettysburg can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Baltimore.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Baltimore

— 4 nights

City of Firsts

A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Audubon Naturalist Society Woodend Sanctuary and Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Walters Art Museum and Riversdale House Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Baltimore side-trips: Ladew Topiary Gardens (in Monkton) and Centennial Park (in Ellicott City). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Loch Raven Reservoir, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Alphonsus Church, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sagamore Spirit Distillery, and steep yourself in history at Hampton National Historic Site.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Baltimore road trip site.

You can drive from Gettysburg to Baltimore in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from Gettysburg in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Baltimore, with lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Wilmington.

Things to do in Baltimore

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Wilmington

— 3 nights
Let the collections at Hagley Museum And Library and Brandywine River Museum of Art capture your imagination. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Nemours Estate and Auburn Heights Preserve.

To see reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Wilmington day trip planning site.

You can take a train from Baltimore to Wilmington in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Baltimore in September, Wilmington is slightly colder at night with lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Wilmington

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Philadelphia

— 5 nights

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Independence Hall and Philadelphia Museum of Art. Museum-lovers will appreciate Eastern State Penitentiary and National Constitution Center. Explore Philadelphia's surroundings by going to Green Lane Nature Center (in Green Lane) and Valley Forge National Historical Park (in Valley Forge). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Washington Square Park, get lost in a book at Masonic Temple, don't miss a visit to Liberty Bell Center, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Fireman's Hall.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Philadelphia trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Wilmington to Philadelphia takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Delaware travel guide

4.2
Beaches · Theme Parks · History Museums
The First State
Nicknamed the "First State" for its role in ratifying the U.S. Constitution, Delaware is only 160 km (100 mi) long and about 80 km (49 mi) wide at its widest point. Despite its small size, the state is a patchwork of complex and diverse communities, with an industrialized north and rural south. More than just a tax-free shopping haven, the state features great sightseeing in its picturesque countryside interspersed with sleepy colonial villages and long sandy beaches. It also offers several organized trail systems that focus on things to do in the outdoors, including history, geocaching, culinary activities, and wine and spirits. Largely because of its size, Delaware remains one of the country's least-explored states.

Virginia travel guide

4.6
Historic Sites · Wineries & Vineyards · Specialty Museums
Old Dominion
The home of the first permanent English colony in the New World, Virginia is a prime holiday destination for those looking to immerse themselves in American heritage. Proud of its colorful history, distinct culture, and southern drawl, Virginians see their state as the place where the imaginary line between the north and the south is drawn. With scenic beauties as diverse as its people, Virginia is a land of rolling hills, rugged mountains, lush valleys, dense forests, and secluded beaches along picturesque bays. Bordered on the east by the Atlantic and the west by the Appalachian Mountains, with rolling farmland in the middle, the state offers countless places to visit for history buffs, nature lovers, and passionate foodies.

Maryland travel guide

4.1
Casinos · Specialty Museums · Aquariums
The Old Line State
Perhaps best known as the birthplace of religious and political freedom in the United States, Maryland retains the spirit of colonial America, with stately 18th-century villages and historical landmarks. Although it's one of the nation's smallest states, there is no shortage of things to do here and you may find your itinerary fills up quickly. Make time in your vacation to tour Maryland's diverse landscape, which includes mountain peaks, picturesque Atlantic coastline, and the bustling city of Baltimore. Military buffs will enjoy touring the state's four Civil War Trails, where you can follow the footsteps of U.S. soldiers, or visiting the port city of Annapolis, home to the United States Naval Academy.

Florida travel guide

4.4
Disney Parks & Activities · Beaches · Theme Parks
The Sunshine State
The “Sunshine State,” Florida became a favorite winter destination for the affluent crowd over a century ago. Today, the state attracts visitors from around the world with its golden beaches and modern theme parks. You can spend your entire vacation enjoying the state's highly developed seaside areas, but remember that some of Florida's best-kept secrets are in secluded locations. Visit the big cities and their comfortable resorts offering top-notch dining and nightlife, but leave some time to see the peninsula's swampy landscape, filled with wild creatures and native plants. Farther away from the tourist-packed urban areas, the untamed wetlands of Florida offer a selection of things to do, such as kayaking, boat rides, and numerous other outdoor activities.

South Carolina travel guide

4.3
Historic Sites · Dolphin & Whale Watching · Gardens
The Palmetto State
Composed of five distinct geographic regions with boundaries roughly parallel to the Atlantic coastline, South Carolina embraces rich history, scenic beauty, and outstanding cuisine. Originally established as a slave society dependent on the cultivation of rice and indigo, the state now boasts a diverse economy that includes massive production of textile goods, chemical products, machinery, and automobiles. Widely regarded as the beginning of the Deep South, the state remains a deeply conservative part of the country, fervently clinging to its religious and cultural traditions. South Carolinians are kind and open hosts to those who vacation here, eager to share the wealth of their cultural heritage with curious visitors. With many remarkable places to visit like Charleston and Hilton Head, your itinerary here is sure to be diverse and full of scenic attractions.

Pennsylvania travel guide

4.3
Specialty Museums · Casinos · History 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.