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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. Arrange to visit Amish Country and other attractions in Intercourse using our Intercourse trip builder.
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  • I have been visiting the Amish Country for over twenty years, and visit multiple times each year! I look forward to my visits as this area is peaceful and the countryside is beautiful. While in the ar...  more »
  • Were passing a day in the community amish of Lancaster, and we loved it. It is curious to see them with their typical costumes and transport (the horse cart and a hybrid) between bike and scooter super kind, see how life, their homes and farms are won... We were walking on one of its wagons, and it was great, the host, a young amish, they would telling anecdotes, curiosities of how lived, the work of men, women, children, religion... A highly recommended visit, above all to know a different culture, and a nice experience.
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  • My husband and I wanted to take a drive through Amish country, during our Thanksgiving vacation to PA. It was a little more congested and crowded (with standard homes/people) than we expected, but ove...  more »