14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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Philadelphia
— 1 night
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Strasburg
— 1 night
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Lancaster
— 1 night
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Hershey
— 1 night
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Harrisburg
— 1 night
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Carlisle
— 1 night
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Chambersburg
— 2 nights
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Pittsburgh
— 1 night
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Erie
— 1 night
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Bradford
— 1 night
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Williamsport
— 1 night
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Lansford
— 1 night

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, get engrossed in the history at Battleship New Jersey, then take an in-depth tour of Independence Seaport Museum, then ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, and finally admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia's Magic Gardens. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Please Touch Museum, admire the masterpieces at Rodin Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, then appreciate the history behind Liberty Bell Center, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Independence Mall.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Philadelphia using our trip planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Philadelphia. August in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 69°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can go by car to Strasburg.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Battleship New Jersey
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Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum ©
Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum
Battleship New Jersey ©
Battleship New Jersey
Independence Mall ©
Independence Mall

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Strasburg

Strasburg ©
Named after the first settlers' European home, Strasburg hasn't grown beyond its original population.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): examine the collection at Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, then examine the collection at Choo Choo Barn, then examine the collection at National Christmas Center, and finally take a stroll through Amish Country.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Strasburg journey planning site.

Traveling by car from Philadelphia to Strasburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Philadelphia in August, Strasburg is a bit cooler at night with lows of 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Lancaster.

Things to do in Strasburg

Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trips

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, Amish Country, National Christmas Center
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Choo Choo Barn ©
Choo Choo Barn
National Christmas Center ©
National Christmas Center
Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ©
Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania

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Lancaster

Lancaster ©
The heart of Pennsylvania's famous "Dutch Country," Lancaster is one of the nation's oldest inland cities, founded in 1730.
On the 12th (Wed), steep yourself in history at President James Buchanan's Wheatland, relax in the rural setting at The Amish Farm and House, then examine the collection at Wagner-Ritter House and Garden, and finally see the interesting displays at Wilbur Chocolate Candy Store.

To see maps and tourist information, you can read our Lancaster trip planner.

Lancaster is very close to Strasburg. August in Lancaster sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 62°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Hershey.

Things to do in Lancaster

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Wilbur Chocolate Candy Store, Wagner-Ritter House and Garden
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The Amish Farm and House ©
The Amish Farm and House
President James Buchanan's Wheatland ©
President James Buchanan's Wheatland
Wilbur Chocolate Candy Store ©
Wilbur Chocolate Candy Store

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Hershey

Hershey ©
Home of the Hershey Chocolate Company, the town of Hershey is regularly referred to as the sweetest place on earth.
On the 13th (Thu), explore the fascinating underground world of Indian Echo Caverns, see the interesting displays at AACA Museum, Inc., and then examine the collection at Hershey's Chocolate World.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Hershey day trip planning app.

You can drive from Lancaster to Hershey in an hour. Another option is to take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Hershey can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Harrisburg.

Things to do in Hershey

Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Indian Echo Caverns
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AACA Museum, Inc. ©
AACA Museum, Inc.
Indian Echo Caverns ©
Indian Echo Caverns
Hershey's Chocolate World ©
Hershey's Chocolate World

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Harrisburg

Harrisburg ©
Harrisburg is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and the county seat of Dauphin County. On the 14th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of The State Museum of Pennsylvania, get engrossed in the history at National Civil War Museum, and then identify plant and animal life at Wildwood Park.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Harrisburg vacation planner.

Harrisburg is just a stone's throw from Hershey. In August, daytime highs in Harrisburg are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Carlisle.

Things to do in Harrisburg

Museums · Parks · Wildlife
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National Civil War Museum ©
National Civil War Museum
The State Museum of Pennsylvania ©
The State Museum of Pennsylvania
Wildwood Park ©
Wildwood Park

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Carlisle

Carlisle ©
Carlisle is a borough and the county seat of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): examine the collection at Eastern Museum of Motor Racing, get engrossed in the history at United States Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC), and then tee off at Rich Valley Golf.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Carlisle road trip planning site.

Drive from Harrisburg to Carlisle in an hour. In August in Carlisle, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 64°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Chambersburg.

Things to do in Carlisle

Museums · Outdoors · Golf

Side Trips

Eastern Museum of Motor Racing, Rich Valley Golf
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Eastern Museum of Motor Racing ©
Eastern Museum of Motor Racing
Rich Valley Golf ©
Rich Valley Golf

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Chambersburg

Chambersburg ©
Chambersburg is a borough in the South Central region of Pennsylvania, United States. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Gettysburg Diorama, then get engrossed in the history at Gettysburg Heritage Center, then get engrossed in the history at Seminary Ridge Museum and Education Center, and finally see the interesting displays at Mister Ed's Elephant Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Rupp House, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Shriver House Museum, then admire the architecture and history at Abraham Lincoln Statue, and finally take an in-depth tour of Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Chambersburg trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Carlisle to Chambersburg takes an hour. In August in Chambersburg, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Chambersburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Mister Ed's Elephant Museum
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Gettysburg Diorama ©
Gettysburg Diorama
Shriver House Museum ©
Shriver House Museum
Seminary Ridge Museum and Education Center ©

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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 18th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Cathedral of Learning, then examine the collection at Bicycle Heaven, and then admire the masterpieces at Andy Warhol Museum.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Pittsburgh travel route builder tool.

You can drive from Chambersburg to Pittsburgh in 3 hours. August in Pittsburgh sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 63°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Erie.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Museums
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Cathedral of Learning ©
Cathedral of Learning
Bicycle Heaven ©
Bicycle Heaven
Andy Warhol Museum ©
Andy Warhol Museum

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Erie

Erie ©
Erie boasts a state park, casino, and racetrack all with the name Presque Isle.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Erie Maritime Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick Church, and then stroll around Presque Isle State Park.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Erie trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Pittsburgh to Erie in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. August in Erie sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 63°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Bradford.

Things to do in Erie

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
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Erie Maritime Museum ©
Erie Maritime Museum
St. Patrick Church ©
St. Patrick Church
Presque Isle State Park ©
Presque Isle State Park

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Bradford

Bradford ©
Bradford is a city in McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States, close to the border with New York State and approximately south of Buffalo, New York. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Allegany State Park, then examine the collection at Rock City Park, and then examine the collection at Zippo / Case Museum.

For traveler tips and other tourist information, read Bradford trip planner.

Traveling by car from Erie to Bradford takes 2 hours. Traveling from Erie in August, plan for little chillier nights in Bradford, with lows around 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Williamsport.

Things to do in Bradford

Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Rock City Park, Allegany State Park
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Rock City Park ©
Rock City Park
Zippo / Case Museum ©
Zippo / Case Museum
Allegany State Park ©
Allegany State Park

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Williamsport

Williamsport ©
Williamsport is a city in and the county seat of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, United States. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): see the interesting displays at World of Little League: Peter J. McGovern Museum and Official Store, browse the different shops at Lycoming Mall, and then stop by Clyde Peeling's Reptiland.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Williamsport road trip tool.

You can drive from Bradford to Williamsport in 3 hours. Traveling from Bradford in August, expect Williamsport to be a bit warmer, temps between 83°F and 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Lansford.

Things to do in Williamsport

Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

World of Little League: Peter J. McGovern Museum and Official Store, Clyde Peeling's Reptiland, Lycoming Mall
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Lycoming Mall ©
Lycoming Mall
Clyde Peeling's Reptiland ©
Clyde Peeling's Reptiland

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Lansford

Lansford ©
Lansford is a county-border borough (town) in Carbon County, Pennsylvania, United States, located 37mi northwest of Allentown and 19 miles south of Hazleton in the Panther Creek Valley about from Greater Philadelphia and abutting the cross-county sister-city of Coaldale in Schuylkill County. On the 22nd (Sat), see the interesting displays at No. 9 Coal Mine & Museum, tee off at Mountain Valley Golf Course, and then identify plant and animal life at Hawk Mountain Sanctuary.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Lansford trip planning app.

Getting from Williamsport to Lansford by car takes about 2 hours. August in Lansford sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lansford

Outdoors · Golf · Parks

Side Trips

Mountain Valley Golf Course, Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
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No. 9 Coal Mine & Museum ©
No. 9 Coal Mine & Museum
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary ©
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Mountain Valley Golf Course ©
Mountain Valley Golf Course

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