If you’re looking to really discover the area you’re traveling in, an insider’s guide is a go-to resource. From the best local wineries, to amusement parks, there’s so much to discover in Pennsylvania. Whether you’re traveling to or from Jellystone Park™ in Quarryville, Pennsylvania, or just want to take a day trip, we have some “must visit” spots for you! Check out our top 5 insider recommendations below and get ready to discover Pennsylvania!
1) THE AMISH VILLAGE
Located in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country, The Amish Village offers an authentic look at today’s Amish lifestyle. Located on 12 scenic acres of land, The Amish Village lets visitors enjoy a genuine Amish property and experience Amish culture up close. Take one of their three incredible tours and spend the day immersed in a new culture!
(photo via Amish Village)
2) LONGWOOD GARDENS
Walk through nearly 400 acres of beautifully manicured gardens, flowers, and treehouses at Longwood Gardens. Stop by the water fountains for a show or visit the orchid exhibit for beautiful sights and smells! You’ll love this beautifully contained exhibit of nature!
Want some more thrills during your stay? Make a visit to Hersheypark (1 hour away) and spend the day riding roller coasters! You won’t want to miss this sweet opportunity for a day of fun!
(photo via Hersheypark)
4) RAILROAD MUSEUM OF PENNSYLVANIA
History buffs, this one’s for you! The Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania educates the public regarding the Commonwealth’s rich railroad history, discovering the relevance of railroads in building the nation and the role of today’s railroads in our lives. Take the time to add some education to your trip!
(photo via Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania)
5) MOUNT HOPE ESTATE & WINERY
Give your palettes a test with an afternoon spent at the area’s finest winery! Be sure to visit Mount Hope Estate & Winery for delicious local wine, beautiful scenery, and a great time to be had with friends and family!
Learn about all our recommended nearby attractions here. Time to start planning your vacation today to Jellystone Park™ for a trip of a lifetime!