7 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

7 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Pennsylvania itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Drive
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Pittsburgh
— 2 nights
Fly
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Philadelphia
— 4 nights
Drive

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Pittsburgh

— 2 nights

City of Bridges

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.
You've added Strip District, Splash Lagoon Indoor Water Park Resort, Fallingwater, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): wander the streets of Strip District, take in nature's colorful creations at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Washington, and finally catch a live event at PNC Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Fallingwater, then take a memorable ride with Duquesne Incline, then make a splash at Splash Lagoon Indoor Water Park Resort, and finally walk around Presque Isle State Park.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Pittsburgh trip planning site.

Aldie to Pittsburgh is an approximately 4-hour car ride. When traveling from Aldie in December, plan for a bit cooler days in Pittsburgh, with highs around 42°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 30°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature

Side Trips

Philadelphia

— 4 nights

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S. democracy, as it was once the meeting place for the country's Founding Fathers.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Hershey's Chocolate World, Longwood Gardens, Independence National Historical Park, and other attractions you added.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Philadelphia online journey maker.

You can fly from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Pittsburgh in December: highs in Philadelphia hover around 48°F, while lows dip to 35°F. On the 22nd (Tue), you're off to home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Pennsylvania travel guide

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History Museums · Casinos · Specialty Museums
The Keystone State
One of the country's 13 original founding states, Pennsylvania contains a balance of modern cities and fertile fields. A rich and varied state with a colorful history dating back to colonial times, it remains a worthy holiday destination with its well-preserved 19th-century battle sites and memorial parks. This diverse land is home to pristine forests and rugged mountain regions. For an urban experience, visit the state's university cities, offering numerous tourist attractions as well as thriving music, performance, art, and culinary scenes. The region's Amish country provides a weekend getaway in a picturesque setting of quaint towns surrounded by rolling hills and fertile farmland.