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VIP Private Wine Tour with Lunch in Hershey from Lancaster
"Your personal chauffeur will arrive at 11:00 am at a pick up you choose in Lancaster PA with your souvenir glasses souvenir wine bags a bottle of wine souvenir corkscrew and Panera Signature bagged lunches.The wineries and tasting rooms we visit will vary based on the day of week and time of year. We guarantee visiting at least 3 locations but if time allows 4 locations will be visited.All of the locations you will visit are within a 30-minute drive of each other and you will spend between 45 minutes to 1 hour 15 minutes at each location. Your chauffeur will walk into each location with you and intro
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Private New York Day Trip to Amish Country with Amish Mennonite Guides
"Your private driver-guide will meet your group at the New York City location of your choice at whatever time is best for you.  You will then travel approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes to Amish Country in Lancaster Pennsylvania. There you will meet up with your Amish or Mennonite guide and head out on a 6-hour adventure roaming and exploring the beautiful Amish countryside for the day.Early in the visit stop at an all-you-can-eat family-style restaurant where Amish food is prepared and served (not included in the cost of the tour). You will visit at least one of each of the following during the day: an Amish quilt shop; farm; farmers' market; water powe schools cemeteries and businesses along way. See the Amish working in their fields driving their horses and buggies and living a lifestyle more like the 1800s than today. It should be noted that each of these experiences is a real-life experience and encounter -- these are not staged tourist attractions. Your guide living in that community
From $799.00
 
Private Driving Tour of Lancaster and Amish Country
"Lancaster County is located approximately 90 minutes outside of Philadelphia and has been home to Amish and Mennonite communities for generations. Every tour includes a drive along many of the country roads that crisscross the area while you hear about the history philosophies and culture of the Amish and Mennonite people from your guide. Depending upon the length of your tour activities for your day may include taking a Amish buggy ride visiting a local bakery touring a museum to see how the Amish have lived for more than two centuries eating lunch at a classic Pennsylvania Dutch Smorgasbord or market
From $445.00

Most Viewed Off The Beaten Path in Lancaster

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Ephrata

The Ephrata Cloister was founded in 1732 and was one of America's oldest communal societies. It began when Conrad Beissel broke from the Conestoga congregation in Lancaster (German Baptist ) and...
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Go to the soda fountain in Lititz

There's a drugstore in Lititz (northern Lancaster County) that still has a soda fountain. Lititz also has a nice little park, the Wilbur chocolate factory, and is just a very attactive historic...
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Birding in Lancaster County Park

The 400 acres of Lancaster County Central Park are great for birding because of the diverse flora. Wooded hills, winding streams, a pond, fields of tall grasses and paths for the birder make it ideal...
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Roadside Stands & Signs

Sometimes you can find most anything at a roadside stand....or get instructions on your life from a roadside sign! You're in deep bible country here. See my travelogue for more... This sign is...
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Landis Valley Museum

The Landis Valley Museum is a living history museum that collects, preserves, and interprets Pennsylvania German culture. It is rated "exceptional" by AAA. They tell the story of the Pennsylvania...
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Episcopal church and cemetery

Churchtown has its Episcopal contingent in addition to the Amish and Mennonites. The church is quite lovely and the little building to the rear almost looks like a second church. Old stones in the...
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Blissful Massage

If you are looking to relax and unwind a good place to start is at the Churchtown Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, owned and operated by husband and wife, Suzanne Martin and Craig Sweigart.They offer...
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View the Susquehanna River from Chickie's Rock

Get a fantastic view of the Susquehanna River and the Bridges connecting Columbia and Wrightsville from Chickie's Rock. The Susquehanna River is the western boundary of Lancaster County. Take Route 30...
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Take a driving tour through local farmland

I lived in Lancaster County most of my life. My favorite country drive through farmland is Route 896, just outside of Strasburg. If you're in "Amish Country", leave the shopping outlets (Rockvale...
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Candy Americana Museum at Wilburs Chocolate

Candy Americana Museum and Wilbur's Chocolate CompanyA very interesting stop. Not to the degree as nearby Hershey. But this offers the tourist a tour of an authentic chocolate factory. The store is a...
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Philadelphia - Independence Hall

Independence Hall was Pennsylvania's State House and was built in 1732. It took an amazing 21 years to complete. Within these walls, the Declaration of Independence was debated, drafted and finally...
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Intercourse, PA

Great sign, eh? Intercourse is located east of Lancaster on Highway 340. The downtown felt pretty touristy to me, but it was definitely lively despite the lousy weather. There are plenty of...
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Henry Wilbur and the Chocolate Factory

Years ago, on one of our trips to Lancaster, my mom, my sister, my aunt Sarah, my cousin Jessica, and I stopped off at a little chocolate factory in Lititz. It was neat to see how chocolate was made...
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American Military Edged Weaponry Museum

this is a comprehensive collection of military knives used by servicemen. There are pikes, swords, sabers, fencing bayonets, bowie, knuckle and trench knives.The museum is located at 3562 Old...
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Top Hotels in Lancaster

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222 Eden Road, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 17601, United States
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3063 Lincoln Highway (US 30), PO Box 336, Paradise, Pennsylvania, 17562, United States
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545 Greenfield Rd., Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 17601, United States
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480 New Holland Avenue, Suite 3000, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 17602, United States
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2100 US Hwy 30 East, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 17602, United States
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Top Things to Do in Lancaster

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Amish Farm and Home

We arrived at the farmhouse about 9 am and our group were allocated a guide to take us through each room of the farmhouse. The guide was excellent and explained the detail of each room. The bedrooms...
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Intercourse

Walking through the town I passed this Notice and thought it worth a photo. We were in town on 7th June a little early for the celebration. Keep in mind that the 250th Anniversary celebration will...
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Central Market

Back in the 70s we toured this area on Spring Break and one of the things we did was visit this iconic marketplace. So I rearranged my schedule to be able to go again and this time to take some...
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Bird In Hand

Bird in Hand - follow Route 340 for an exploration through Amish countryside - also visited the Bird in Hand on Route 340 on the corner of Maple Ave for local dishes such as Shoo Fly Pie! Intercourse...
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Soldiers and Sailors Monument

In Lancaster there is a big civil war monument. At least it was originally a monument to the Union soldiers that were killed in the Civil War, but it now includes other wars. The 1744 Treaty of...
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Trinity Lutheran Church

Very historic, old church, more than 200 years old. Presents free concert series from time to time, including jazz, organ concerts, local orchestras, choirs, chamber ensembles, and more. Free parking...
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Knight_Kadosh

"Pennsylvania Dutch Country"
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Pawtuxet

"LANCASTER COUNTY"
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acemj

"Lancaster County"
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Mikebb

"Land Of The Amish"
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keida84

"Lancaster, Pennsylvania The Amish Country"
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