|A Penn Dutch sightseeing Vacation in Lancaster County, PA
Amish Penn Dutch country is a vacation place centered in Lancaster, PA, an area of pleasant weather for outdoor activities from May to October.
Penn Dutch Vacation rentals are available at many resorts in the village of Lancaster and in the inns and B&Bs of Bird In Hand, Ronks, Intercourse, Paradise, Strasburg, or nearby Hershey.
Weekly rentals, or weekend rentals make this a summer family vacation place with lots of attractions, ( Winery brewery, Rough and Tumble construction equipment Museum, Steam trains). Rental houses, cottages, B&Bs , historic inns, and lodging packages put the attractions close at hand. Family Lodging Package with Golf, Tennis Golf Packages are popular in the area where many fine courses offer inclusive resorts that also offer family attractions nearby. Spas and health resorts are also in the area and at Hershey , a chocolate spa is available. Amish Penn dutch country also offers Pretzel factory tour , Golf Courses, Farmers Market
PA Sightseeing, Pennsylvania Vacations, Travel to PA
Amish Pennsylvania Dutch Sightseeing includes steam train rides in Strasburg n Lancaster, County, PA
PA Sightseeing on a Pennsylvania Vacations can involve the whole family. Travel to PA could include Amish Penn Dutch Country, Historic Battlefields of the Revolution, Strasburg and New Hope steam trains, and the crossing of Washington over the Delaware
PA Sightseeing on a Pennsylvania Vacation could include steam trains at the State-run Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania where they display over 100 coal and wood-burning antique locomotives and rail cars.
New Hope, Bowman's Hill Tower, Washington Crossing, Delaware River, PA
On the Road Between New Hope and Washington Crossing . Bowman's Hill at 380 feet above sea level is topped by a 125 foot high stone tower built in 1933 to honor the Colonial soldiers who used the hill as an observation post.
From the hill the Colonial soldiers could watch for the movement of British troops during the preparation for Washington's crossing of the Delaware.
Photos Courtesy Bucks County
Below Bowman's Tower, the woods and fields have been given over to wild flowers, The Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve.
Bowman's Hill Tower
PA Sightseeing on a Pennsylvania Vacation could include,Longwood Garden and its Mid-April Tulip Bloom, a good spot for Sightseeing Pennsylvania on a Spring Vacation
Longwood Gardens Tulips Bloom in Mid April.
Longwood is near enough to Pennsylvania Dutch Country to Combine the two on a Spring Vacation
A Pennsylvania Vacation could include, Longwood Garden for the Mid-April Tulip Bloom
PA Sightseeing on a Pennsylvania Vacation could include Travel to Washington Crossing State Park for Sightseeing on the Delaware River.
At Pennsylvania's Washington Crossing State Park you can tour the tavern that provided shelter for Washington as he prepared his army for the Delaware River Crossing
Costumed Re-enactors commemorate the Christmas day when Washington loaded his 2,400 troops aboard 40 open boats normally used to carry pig iron and, with the help of New England fishermen, moved them across the icy Delaware River in the middle of a blizzard. You can still see where they landed on the New Jersey side at Johnson's Ferry in Titusville NJ and the trail through the woods were they started an eight-mile march to fight the Battle of Trenton.
Photos Courtesy Bucks County
PA Sightseeing along the Delaware river near the Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve.