Amish Country, Lancaster County

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At Amish Country you'll learn about the culture of simple living. Take a guided tour of the village for insight into the 1840 Amish houses, blacksmith shop, schoolhouse, and operating water wheel. See how the communities maintain a rural lifestyle away from modern technological advancement. Visit a 200-year-old farmhouse. You can also take a bus tour to see workers in the fields and horse-drawn carts that the Amish use for transportation. You'll find handmade crafts at some shops. Use our Ronks trip planner to visit Amish Country on your trip to Ronks, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • We took a tour in New York City. Including carriage ride with a Amish very humble people, great good. I love it.  more »
  • Let me start by saying that I wanted to go see the Amish in Lancaster doing the tour, but I couldn't then try near the location of the movie witness with Harrison Ford Witness!! Too nice to walk along the Avenue where the main character goes then hit the lamp post located right there!! Then we hung out around found children who were standing on a fence waiting for the cars whizzed them wet Rivulets all with sketches! really weird ... amusement. The amish with their carriages run quietly on all main roads and not ... so watch your speed and priorities!
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  • We went to Intercourse, PA on an organised bus trip from New York thru British Airways holidays. Part of the tour was a visit to an Amish farm and have a buggy ride. Our buggy driver, James, was lovel...  more »

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Where to stay in Ronks

The tiny town of Ronks has limited lodgings, but the county of Lancaster offers more options. Consider a stay at a working farm located near Ronks, or a country inn. For a longer stay in the countryside, campgrounds and vacation rentals are a good way to get to know the land better.
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