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Amish Country Tour in Lancaster County

Amish Country Tour in Lancaster County - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Duration: 9 hours
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

From USD
$169.00

Lancaster Amish County is America's oldest Amish settlement, where thousands still live a centuries-old "plain" lifestyle. On this 9-hour tour, you'll travel to Dutch Country and step back in time to enjoy a slower, more peaceful pace – one where the horse and buggy remain a primary form of transportation, and where windmills dot the landscape, providing power harnessed from nature.

This 9-hour tour of Amish Country includes round-trip transportation to and from your city center hotel in Philadelphia ... More info ›

Lancaster Amish County is America's oldest Amish settlement, where thousands still live a centuries-old "plain" lifestyle. On this 9-hour tour, you'll travel to Dutch Country and step back in time to enjoy a slower, more peaceful pace – one where the horse and buggy remain a primary form of transportation, and where windmills dot the landscape, providing power harnessed from nature.

This 9-hour tour of Amish Country includes round-trip transportation to and from your city center hotel in Philadelphia. After an early morning pickup, head to Amtrak's 30th street station, a historic train station where the Harrison Ford movie "The Witness" was filmed. Here, you'll begin your journey to Lancaster.

Upon arrival in Lancaster County, you will travel to the Amish Experience tour center to spend a fun-filled day of sightseeing, shopping and tasting delectable home style cooking. Get away from the fast-paced urban lifestyle to a slower way of living along back country roads. Learn about the Amish lifestyle, the community, and culture. As a vital part of Lancaster County culture, the Amish are involved in agriculture as well as an array of businesses and cottage industries.

View the Amish Experience F/X Theater Presentation “Jacob’s Choice" and take a guided tour of an Amish Country homestead. Next, enjoy a leisurely trip through the back roads on a motor coach tour of Lancaster. Stops include an Amish quilt shop and bakery.

Lunch is at your own expense. You can choose from a typical cafeteria lunch or an Amish Family Style meal complete with traditional Amish cuisine.

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Philadelphia to Washington DC Day Trip

Philadelphia to Washington DC Day Trip - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Duration: 14 hours
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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$299.00

Take a relaxing day trip by rail from Philadelphia to Washington DC and enjoy a hop-on hop-off tour, which will take you past DC's top monuments and museums. Enjoy plenty of free time to explore on your own ... More info ›

Take a relaxing day trip by rail from Philadelphia to Washington DC and enjoy a hop-on hop-off tour, which will take you past DC's top monuments and museums. Enjoy plenty of free time to explore on your own. Train fare, the bus tour and a 2-course lunch at the Hard Rock Cafe are all included.

Make your way to Amtrak Station in Philadelphia for a rail trip to Washington. Take a seat on Amtrak's rail cars with a hot beverage and relax. By late morning, you'll be in Union Station in Washington DC, ready for a wonderful day of shopping, sightseeing and dining.

If you're hungry, have a bite at the station or make your way over to Hard Rock Cafe for your included Priority Seating 2-course lunch. Otherwise, do lunch later or grab a muffin at the station. Your double-decker bus will be waiting right outside to take you on a wonderful tour of what makes Washington such an important city.

Hop on and off at any of the stops to enjoy the multitude of museums and monuments in the US capital. Visit the National Archives, containing a signed Declaration of Independence, or any of the Smithsonian Museums including the National Air and Space Museum or the National Museum of Natural History. Check out Madame Tussauds, the National Holocaust Museum, the International Spy Museum and more. The list is endless!

For history buffs, visit Arlington National cemetery, Vietnam Memorial or Ford's Theater, the theater where President Lincoln was assassinated. Save some time to return in the late afternoon to Union Station and walk around to view this magnificent 1908 station saved from demolition in the 1980s.

After a day of Washington DC sightseeing, tour Amtrak train will whisk you back to Philadelphia in the evening.

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Philadelphia to New York Day Trip and Sightseeing

Philadelphia to New York Day Trip and Sightseeing - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Duration: 1 day
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

From USD
$329.00

Visit the city that never sleeps for a full day of fun and excitement. This one-day round trip starts from Philadelphia 30th Street Rail Station and takes you into the heart of New York City ... More info ›

Visit the city that never sleeps for a full day of fun and excitement. This one-day round trip starts from Philadelphia 30th Street Rail Station and takes you into the heart of New York City. Once you arrive at Pennsylvania Station, you'll be ready to hit the city for sightseeing, shopping and dining. See the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Freedom towers and much more. You will also enjoy a VIP lunch at a local Times Square restaurant.

Enjoy a day in New York by taking the railroad. Leave the tolls, gas and traffic problems at home while you relax aboard at Amtrak Regional train. Take a nap on the comfortable roomy seats or stop at the Café Car. By mid-morning, you'll arrive at Pennsylvania Station. From there, it's just a few blocks to pick up your included hop-on hop-off tickets for a memorable double-decker tour of New York and Brooklyn. Pick from a variety of loop tours. Stay on the bus or hop off at the stop of your choice. There is something to do at nearly every stop.

Experience the fun of museums, observatories, theaters, zoos, and boat rides. Children and adults will enjoy the famed WWII aircraft carrier, Intrepid, and its new space shuttle exhibit. Alternatively, head to the new One World Trade Center Observatory with a stop at the 9/11 Memorial Pool. A short walk from there is the American Indian Museum and Fraunces Tavern - which served as George Washington's headquarters during the Revolutionary War. Stop in front of the Stock Exchange. Across the street, you'll see the historic Federal Hall - built as a Customs House in 1842 and previously the site of George Washington's inauguration as the first President of the United States.

With all this touring, you'll be ready for a hearty 2-course lunch at a local Times Square restaurant. Macy's flagship store is located just a few blocks from Times Square. From there, you'll only have to walk 3 blocks back to Penn Station for your return trip home.

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Day Trip from Baltimore to Philadelphia by Rail

Day Trip from Baltimore to Philadelphia by Rail - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Duration: 1 day
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

From USD
$299.00

Discover Philadelphia’s many historic attractions on a full-day sightseeing trip by rail from Baltimore. Climb on board a live-narrated, hop-on hop-off tour bus to see a wide variety of sites, like Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, and many more ... More info ›

Discover Philadelphia’s many historic attractions on a full-day sightseeing trip by rail from Baltimore. Climb on board a live-narrated, hop-on hop-off tour bus to see a wide variety of sites, like Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, and many more. Also, enjoy a 2-course lunch at Hard Rock Cafe Philadelphia. Get to know the City of Brotherly Love and finish the day with a return trip to Baltimore.

Welcome to Philadelphia, the City of Brotherly Love, for a special one-day visit. Depart on the early train from Baltimore Train Station. In less than two hours, arrive at Philadelphia's 30th Street Station, just blocks away from some of the most iconic, historic sites in America.

Join a hop-on hop-off tour for access to many points of interest in and around the city. Visit Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, Carpenter House, and other historic sites. Or visit some of the wonderful museums in the area, including the new National Constitution Center and the new National Museum of American Jewish History. Some of the oldest churches and synagogues are in this area as well.

If history isn't of particular interest, visit the famous Eastern State Penitentiary, the Simeone Foundation Automobile Museum, the famed Barnes Foundation museum, and so much more.

Take a load off for an hour or two by enjoying an included, 2-course lunch at the Hard Rock Cafe Philadelphia (with priority seating).

After a day of shopping, dining and sightseeing, walk around the 30th Street Station and enjoy some coffee and pastries before a relaxing rail ride back to Baltimore.

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Niagara Falls Day Trip from Philadelphia by Air

Niagara Falls Day Trip from Philadelphia by Air - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Duration: 1 day
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

From USD
$639.00

Discover the majesty of Niagara Falls on this day trip from Philadelphia. Less than 60 minutes is the flight time for a trip from Philadelphia to Niagara, where you'll enjoy fun-filled sightseeing shopping, dining and touring ... More info ›

Discover the majesty of Niagara Falls on this day trip from Philadelphia. Less than 60 minutes is the flight time for a trip from Philadelphia to Niagara, where you'll enjoy fun-filled sightseeing shopping, dining and touring. Your trip includes lunch, airfare, transfers at Niagara Falls and tickets to the famous Maid of the Mist sightseeing cruise.

Niagara Falls is simply amazing. The powerful combination of 3 separate waterfalls that make up Niagara must be experienced in person to realize their magnificence. On this self-guided day trip, you will take a 1 hour flight from Philadelphia to Niagara Falls, USA. Before your in-flight coffee is cold, you'll be landing right outside the Falls.

A short transfer will put you in the heart of the Niagara Falls action – you’ll be in front of the famous Maid of the Mist. This tour includes a ticket on this famous sightseeing cruise, getting you right up close to the thundering falls! (Substitute Niagara Theater in the winter)

After a (sometimes wet) cruise, stroll the city to visit various aerospace and science museums, casinos, observatories and much more. For the only panoramic view of all three Niagara Falls, including the American Falls, the clear choice is Niagara Falls Observation Tower. Extending out dramatically over Niagara Gorge, the architectural wonder affords unobstructed views of the wild cascades of Niagara Falls, as well as the raging whitewater below.

For aviation enthusiasts, visit the Ira G Ross Aerospace Museum. This organization is devoted to the efforts of Western United States during the war years and includes the recently salvaged P39: The Lend Lease, currently under restoration after 50+ years resting at the bottom of a lake. For children of all ages, perhaps pay a visit to the Wax Museum or the Niagara Science Museum.

After working up an appetite, enjoy a meal at the Tony Roma's restaurant. A delicious meal with just a short wait will fuel you for a short walk to the various casinos where you can indulge in some afternoon excitement. The choices are yours – plan your day the way it suits you most.

You can also choose to upgrade your tour to include a 12 minuted helicopter tour of the Canadian side of the Falls.

At the end of the day, you'll be shuttled back to the airport. Take a 45-minute snooze on the plane back to Philadelphia.

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