18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Philadelphia
— 5 nights
2
Allentown
— 4 nights
3
Scranton
— 2 nights
4
Harrisburg
— 5 nights

5
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Rodin Museum and National Constitution Center. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museum of the American Revolution and National Museum of American Jewish History. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Independence Hall, take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, wander the streets of Rittenhouse Square, and examine the collection at Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Philadelphia trip planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Philadelphia is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Stockholm to Philadelphia is minus 6 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Stockholm in June; daily highs in Philadelphia reach 34°C and lows reach 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Allentown.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Battleship New Jersey
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National Museum of American Jewish History ©
National Museum of American Jewish History
Museum of the American Revolution ©
Museum of the American Revolution
Battleship New Jersey ©
Battleship New Jersey

4
nights
Allentown

Allentown ©
Allentown is a city located in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States. Take a break from the city and head to Green Lane Nature Center and Ironton Rail Trail. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at America On Wheels Museum and Liberty Bell Museum. Step out of Allentown with an excursion to Mennonite Heritage Center in Harleysville--about 40 minutes away. There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Hoover Mason Trestle, walk around Allentown Fish Hatchery, take an in-depth tour of Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum, and admire the natural beauty at Allentown Rose Gardens.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Allentown driving holiday planner.

Getting from Philadelphia to Allentown by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Philadelphia in July, expect little chillier with lows of 22°C in Allentown. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Scranton.

Things to do in Allentown

Parks · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Green Lane Nature Center, Mennonite Heritage Center, Hoover Mason Trestle, Ironton Rail Trail
Highlights from your plan
Allentown Rose Gardens ©
Allentown Rose Gardens
America On Wheels Museum ©
America On Wheels Museum
Mennonite Heritage Center ©
Mennonite Heritage Center

2
nights
Scranton

Scranton ©
Scranton is the sixth-largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania behind Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie and Reading. On the 6th (Mon), examine the collection at The Electric City Trolley Station and Museum, browse the different shops at The Marketplace at Steamtown, and then meet the residents at Electric City Aquarium & Reptile Den. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Scranton Cultural Center, contemplate the long history of Historic Scranton Iron Furnaces, and then hike along Lackawanna River Heritage Trail.

For photos and more tourist information, read Scranton journey planner.

Traveling by car from Allentown to Scranton takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Scranton sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Harrisburg.

Things to do in Scranton

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lackawanna River Heritage Trail ©
Lackawanna River Heritage Trail
The Electric City Trolley Station and Museum ©
Historic Scranton Iron Furnaces ©
Historic Scranton Iron Furnaces

5
nights
Harrisburg

Harrisburg ©
Harrisburg is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and the county seat of Dauphin County. Museum-lovers will get to explore Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center and Susquehanna Art Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Gettysburg National Military Park and Cathedral of Saint Patrick. Change things up with these side-trips from Harrisburg: Gettysburg (Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station, The Eternal Light Peace Memorial, &more). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Wildwood Park, take an in-depth tour of The State Museum of Pennsylvania, walk around Riverfront Park, and look for gifts at Midtown Scholar Bookstore.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Harrisburg road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Scranton to Harrisburg in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Harrisburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Cullari Vineyards and Winery
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station ©
Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park

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