8 days in Allentown, Lancaster & Nashville Itinerary

8 days in Allentown, Lancaster & Nashville Itinerary

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8 days in Allentown, Lancaster & Nashville Itinerary

Start: Hartford
Drive:  3​h 45​min
1
Allentown
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Lancaster
— 2 nights
Drive:  13​h
3
Nashville
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h 30​min
End: Hartford

1
night
Allentown

Allentown ©
Allentown is a city located in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): witness the site of a historic battle at Valley Forge National Historical Park and then find something for the whole family at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): enjoy some diversion at Coca-Cola Park, then take an in-depth tour of Liberty Bell Museum, and then appreciate the history behind The Soldiers Sailors Monument.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Allentown travel route planning site .

Newark to Allentown is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In May, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 52°F. On the 25th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Lancaster.

Things to do in Allentown

Theme Parks Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Valley Forge National Historical Park
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Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom ©
Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom
Valley Forge National Historical Park ©
Coca-Cola Park ©
Coca-Cola Park

2
nights
Lancaster

Lancaster ©
The heart of Pennsylvania's famous "Dutch Country," Lancaster is one of the nation's oldest inland cities, founded in 1730.
On the 25th (Sat), test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): contemplate the long history of The Amish Farm and House, get engrossed in the history at Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, and then see a show at Longwood Gardens.

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You can drive from Allentown to Lancaster in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Lancaster

Theme Parks Historic Sites Classes

Side Trips

Longwood Gardens, Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania
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Dutch Wonderland ©
Dutch Wonderland
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
The Amish Farm and House ©
The Amish Farm and House

3
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Nashville is known for nightlife, museums, historic sites, fun & games, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Grand Ole Opry, admire the natural beauty at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens, wander the streets of Downtown Nashville, and have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill).

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You can fly from Lancaster to Nashville in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, taxi, and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Lancaster to Nashville due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Lancaster in May: high temperatures in Nashville hover around 80°F and lows are around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Bowen Plantation House, Lotz House Museum
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Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©

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