10 days in Gettysburg & Philadelphia Itinerary

10 days in Gettysburg & Philadelphia Itinerary

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Gettysburg
— 1 night
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Philadelphia
— 8 nights

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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.
Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, then witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park, and then stroll the grounds of Gettysburg National Cemetery.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Gettysburg trip builder app.

Geneva to Gettysburg is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. In May, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 53°F. On the 14th (Fri), you're off to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Gettysburg National Cemetery ©
Gettysburg National Cemetery

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Morris Arboretum as well as Independence Seaport Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Battleship New Jersey and Independence Mall. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Crossing Vineyards and Winery and Moravian Pottery and Tile Works. Explore Philadelphia's surroundings by going to Hagley Museum and Library (in Wilmington), Doylestown (Our Lady of Czestochowa Shrine, Mercer Museum, &more) and Washington Crossing Historic Park (in Washington Crossing). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Museum of the American Revolution, ponder the world of politics at City Hall Visitor Center, engage your brain at Penn Museum, and contemplate the long history of Independence Hall.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Philadelphia day trip planning website.

You can drive from Gettysburg to Philadelphia in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. In May in Philadelphia, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Doylestown, Washington Crossing, Hagley Museum and Library, Princeton University Chapel, Old Barracks Museum
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Independence Mall ©
Independence Mall
Museum of the American Revolution ©
Museum of the American Revolution
Fonthill Castle ©
Fonthill Castle

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