7 days in Niagara Falls, Philadelphia & Gettysburg Itinerary

7 days in Niagara Falls, Philadelphia & Gettysburg Itinerary

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Niagara Falls
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Philadelphia
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Gettysburg
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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 26th (Sun), head off the coast to Three Sisters Island, explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, then take a tour by water with Maid of the Mist, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Niagara Jet Adventures, then admire the majestic nature at Devil's Hole State Park, then trek along Niagara Gorge Trail, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Niagara Falls Observation Tower.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls trip planner.

Denver to Niagara Falls is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or drive; or take a train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Denver to Niagara Falls due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Denver, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Niagara Falls, ranging from highs of 81°F to lows of 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

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Cave of the Winds
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Boat Tour
Maid of the Mist
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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Take a break from the city and head to Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge and Schuylkill River Trail. Independence Hall and Washington Square Park will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Philadelphia: Ship Bottom Beach (in Ship Bottom) and Valley Forge National Historical Park (in Valley Forge). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masonic Temple, hike along Kelly Drive, and get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Niagara Falls to Philadelphia takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Niagara Falls in July, with highs in Philadelphia at 88°F and lows at 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can go by car to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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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.
On the 31st (Fri), take in the history at Abraham Lincoln Statue, witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, then have some family-friendly fun at Victorian Photography Studio, then take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Gettysburg National Cemetery.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Gettysburg trip planner.

Traveling by car from Philadelphia to Gettysburg takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Traveling from Philadelphia in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Gettysburg, with lows around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Fun & Games

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