7 days in Baltimore, Philadelphia & Atlantic City Itinerary

7 days in Baltimore, Philadelphia & Atlantic City Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Baltimore
— 2 nights
Train
2
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Atlantic City
— 2 nights
Bus to Newark, Fly to Columbus

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Baltimore

— 2 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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Baltimore: Washington DC (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, &more). It doesn't end there: try to win big at Horseshoe Casino and sample the fine beverages at Sagamore Spirit Distillery.

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Columbus to Baltimore is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Columbus in July: high temperatures in Baltimore hover around 89°F and lows are around 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Baltimore

Museums · Fun & Games · Casinos · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Philadelphia

— 2 nights

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Reading Terminal Market, then appreciate the history behind Liberty Bell Center, and finally contemplate the long history of Christ Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Thu): stroll around Wissahickon Valley Park, then admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, and then ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall.

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Take a train from Baltimore to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Atlantic City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Atlantic City

— 2 nights

America's Favorite Playground

The gambling capital of the east coast, Atlantic City is best known for its numerous casinos, colorful boardwalk, and beach.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): try to win big at Borgata Casino, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then kick back and relax at Cape May City Beaches. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Atlantic City Boardwalk, then make a trip to Civil Rights Garden, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Little Water Distillery, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Donna Elias' Bayside Gallery & Coastal Gifts.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Atlantic City trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Philadelphia to Atlantic City takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Atlantic City can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Atlantic City

Outdoors · Shopping · Fun & Games · Tours

Side Trip