9 days in Harrisburg & Redwood National Park Itinerary

9 days in Harrisburg & Redwood National Park Itinerary

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9 days in Harrisburg & Redwood National Park Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Drive:  2​h 15​min
1
Harrisburg
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12​h 45​min
2
Redwood National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Washington DC

4
nights
Harrisburg

Harrisburg ©
Harrisburg is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and the county seat of Dauphin County. Change things up with these side-trips from Harrisburg: Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, Gettysburg National Military Park, & more), Knoebels Amusement Resort (in Elysburg) and Longwood Gardens (in Kennett Square). Pack the 17th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Hersheypark. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of National Civil War Museum, don't miss a visit to Harrisburg Holocaust Monument, and ponder the world of politics at Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Capitol Complex.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Harrisburg online trip itinerary planner .

Washington DC to Harrisburg is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of subway, bus, and flight. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Harrisburg when traveling from Washington DC in June, with lows around 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Harrisburg

Theme Parks Parks Tours

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Hersheypark, Longwood Gardens, Knoebels Amusement Resort
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
National Civil War Museum ©
National Civil War Museum

2
nights
Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Step out of Redwood National Park with an excursion to Big Tree in Orick--about 30 minutes away. Spend the 20th (Thu) exploring nature at Redwood National Park. And it doesn't end there: take a peaceful walk through Tall Trees Grove, stroll through California Coastal Trail, and trek along Lady Bird Johnson Grove.

To find more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Redwood National Park road trip site .

Explore your travel options from Harrisburg to Redwood National Park with the Route module. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Harrisburg to Redwood National Park. Traveling from Harrisburg in June, expect Redwood National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 63°F and 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Orick
Highlights from your plan
Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
Tall Trees Grove ©
Tall Trees Grove
Trillium Falls Hike ©
Trillium Falls Hike

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