10 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

10 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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10 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

Start: Guadalajara
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
Pittsburgh
— 2 nights
Fly + Taxi:  3​h 45​min
2
Gettysburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Ronks
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Guadalajara

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, then get your game on at LumberjAxes, and then wander the streets of Strip District. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Senator John Heinz History Center, then see the interesting displays at Bicycle Heaven, then don't miss a visit to Southern Pennsylvania World War II Memorial, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Washington.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Pittsburgh online visit planner.

Guadalajara, Mexico to Pittsburgh is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. While traveling from Guadalajara, expect cooler days and little chillier nights in Pittsburgh, ranging from highs of 9°C to lows of -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Parks Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

LumberjAxes
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Bicycle Heaven ©
Bicycle Heaven
Mount Washington ©
Mount Washington

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Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
On the 15th (Sun), get your game on at Victorian Photography Studio, witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, then take in the dramatic natural features at Devils Den, and finally steep yourself in history at Little Round Top. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, appreciate the extensive heritage of Shriver House Museum, witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Gettysburg National Cemetery, and finally go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Gettysburg vacation maker site.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Pittsburgh to Gettysburg in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and car. In marzo, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ronks.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Devils Den ©
Devils Den

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Ronks

Ronks ©
The city of Ronks stems from Amish roots.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Ephrata Cloister, stop by Kitchen Kettle Village, and then take in the pleasant sights at Longwood Gardens. On the 18th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, snap pictures at Hunsecker Mill Covered Bridge, steep yourself in history at Erbs Covered Bridge, then explore the activities along Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area, and finally relax in the rural setting at Lapp Valley Farm.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Ronks trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Gettysburg to Ronks in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In marzo, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Ronks

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Kitchen Kettle Village, Longwood Gardens, Erbs Covered Bridge, Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area, Lapp Valley Farm
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Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Kitchen Kettle Village ©
Kitchen Kettle Village
Ephrata Cloister ©
Ephrata Cloister

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Philadelphia is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall, get curious at The Franklin Institute, take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, and try to win big at Harrah's Philadelphia.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Philadelphia trip planner.

You can drive from Ronks to Philadelphia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in marzo, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Childrens Museums Casinos

Side Trip

Harrah's Philadelphia
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Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Barnes Foundation ©
Barnes Foundation

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