3 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

3 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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3 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

Start: Pittsburgh
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Pittsburgh
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Lancaster
— 1 night
train:  1​h 15​min
3
Philadelphia
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Pittsburgh

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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.
On the 24th (Mon), explore and take pictures at PNC Park, then take a stroll through The Strip District, and then take a stroll through Mount Washington.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Pittsburgh trip app .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Pittsburgh. In June, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Lancaster.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

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Mount Washington ©
Mount Washington
Strip District ©
Strip District
PNC Park ©
PNC Park

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night
Lancaster

Lancaster ©
The heart of Pennsylvania's famous "Dutch Country," Lancaster is one of the nation's oldest inland cities, founded in 1730.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Wheatland, hunt for treasures at Root's Country Market & Auction, then indulge your taste buds at Kissel Hill Fruit Farm, then examine the collection at Ephrata Cloister, and finally stop by Kitchen Kettle Village.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Lancaster trip planner.

You can fly from Pittsburgh to Lancaster in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. June in Lancaster sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 62°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Lancaster

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Kissel Hill Fruit Farm, Ephrata Cloister, Kitchen Kettle Village, Root's Country Market & Auction
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Kitchen Kettle Village ©
Kitchen Kettle Village
Root's Country Market & Auction ©
Root's Country Market & Auction
Wheatland ©
Wheatland

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 26th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Rittenhouse Square, explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market, then get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall, and finally wander the streets of Society Hill.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Philadelphia trip planner .

Getting from Lancaster to Philadelphia by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
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Reading Terminal Market ©
Reading Terminal Market
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Rittenhouse Square ©
Rittenhouse Square

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