9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Pittsburgh
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Brownsville
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Bruceton Mills
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Moundsville
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
5
Washington
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Philadelphia

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Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh ©
Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
Pittsburgh is known for museums, nature, parks, zoos & aquariums, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, snap pictures at Roberto Clemente Bridge (Sixth Street Bridge), appreciate the history behind Southern Pennsylvania World War II Memorial, and see the interesting displays at Bicycle Heaven.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Pittsburgh trip itinerary planning site .

Philadelphia to Pittsburgh is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Philadelphia in September, expect a bit cooler with lows of 57°F in Pittsburgh. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Brownsville.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Parks Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Montour Trail
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Mount Washington ©
Mount Washington
The Strip District ©
The Strip District

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Brownsville

Brownsville ©
Brownsville is a borough in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States, first settled in 1785 as the site of a trading post a few years after the pacification of the Iroquois enabled a post-Revolutionary war resumption of westward migration. Nemacolin Castle has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Nemacolin Castle.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Brownsville visit website .

Drive from Pittsburgh to Brownsville in an hour. In September, daytime highs in Brownsville are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. You'll set off for Bruceton Mills on the 25th (Wed).

Things to do in Brownsville

Historic Sites
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Nemacolin Castle ©
Nemacolin Castle

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Bruceton Mills

Bruceton Mills ©
Bruceton Mills is a town in Preston County, West Virginia, United States along Big Sandy Creek. Coopers Rock State Forest has been added to your itinerary. On the 26th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Jumonville Glen and then immerse yourself in nature at Coopers Rock State Forest.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bruceton Mills online trip maker .

You can drive from Brownsville to Bruceton Mills in an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Bruceton Mills can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Moundsville.

Things to do in Bruceton Mills

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jumonville Glen
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Coopers Rock State Forest ©
Coopers Rock State Forest

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Moundsville

Moundsville ©
Moundsville is a city in Marshall County, West Virginia, along the Ohio River. You've now added Palace of Gold to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): examine the collection at Imperial Glass Museum, steep yourself in history at West Virginia Penitentiary, learn about all things military at Archive of the Afterlife: The National Museum of the Paranormal, then see the interesting displays at Archive of the Afterlife: The National Museum of the Paranormal, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Palace of Gold. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex, examine the collection at Marx Toy Museum, then walk around Grand Vue Park, and finally see the interesting displays at Castle Halloween Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Moundsville trip itinerary tool .

Drive from Bruceton Mills to Moundsville in 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Moundsville can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Washington.

Things to do in Moundsville

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Imperial Glass Museum, Castle Halloween Museum
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West Virginia Penitentiary ©
West Virginia Penitentiary
Grand Vue Park ©
Grand Vue Park

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Washington

Washington ©
Washington is a city in and the county seat of Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States, within the Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area in the southwestern part of the state. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): don't miss a visit to David Bradford House, then examine the collection at Pennsylvania Trolley Museum, then get some fabulous bargains at Tanger Outlets, and finally try your luck at The Meadows Racetrack and Casino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Mon): sample the fine beverages at Liberty Pole Spirits, then get outside with Consol Energy Park, and then steep yourself in history at Meadowcroft Rockshelter and Historic Village.

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You can drive from Moundsville to Washington in an hour. Traveling from Moundsville in September, Washington is little chillier at night with lows of 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington

Outdoors Fun & Games Casinos

Side Trip

Meadowcroft Rockshelter and Historic Village
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Consol Energy Park ©
Consol Energy Park
Pennsylvania Trolley Museum ©
Pennsylvania Trolley Museum