7 days in Philadelphia & Valley Forge Itinerary

7 days in Philadelphia & Valley Forge Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Pennsylvania tour planner

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Philadelphia
— 1 night
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Valley Forge
— 5 nights
Drive to Philadelphia International Airport, Fly to Asheville

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Philadelphia

— 1 night

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.
To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Philadelphia travel route planning website.

Butler to Philadelphia is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Butler in August; daily highs in Philadelphia reach 85°F and lows reach 69°F. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Sat) before leaving for Valley Forge.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks · Nightlife · Fun & Games · Shopping

Valley Forge

— 5 nights
The Village of Valley Forge is an unincorporated settlement located on the west side of Valley Forge National Historical Park at the confluence of Valley Creek and the Schuylkill River in Pennsylvania, United States. Valley Forge National Historical Park has been added to your itinerary. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Philadelphia Zoo and World of Scouting Museum. Bring the kids along to Please Touch Museum and Arnold's Family Fun Center. There's much more to do: pause for some photo ops at National Memorial Arch, take in the spiritual surroundings of Daylesford Abbey, don't miss a visit to Delaware County Veterans Memorial in Newtown Square, and contemplate the long history of Mill Grove Mansion.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Valley Forge road trip planning site.

You can drive from Philadelphia to Valley Forge in an hour. On the 8th (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Valley Forge

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Theme Parks

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