Planning a trip to PA Dutch Country? Our many Lancaster, PA vacation ideas will help get you started. Begin by browsing our sample road trips and itineraries below for an easy way to find out where to stay what to do in Lancaster, PA. Or just arrive in Lancaster County and "get lost" on your own. Either way, you’ll escape the stress of a fast-paced life when you linger in Pennsylvania Dutch Country, where there's no fast lane.
Lancaster County has more than 2,700 miles of winding country roads connecting our small towns and villages with their inviting main streets and charming boutiques and galleries. Lose yourself along these back roads among breathtakingly scenic farmlands, romantic covered bridges and PA Amish life.
We have broken our Lancaster, PA vacation ideas and sample itineraries into themes. Each theme has lots of different trip ideas and activities that are sure to make your stay memorable. Check them all out as you plan your vacation to Lancaster County.
Where To Shop
Kitchen Kettle Village|
Village of 42 country shops and restaurants built around our nationally celebrated Jam & Relish Kitchen. Don't miss our fun food festivals celebrating everything from rhubarb to tailgating!
What To Do
Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum|
Largest Pennsylvania Dutch Living History Farm & Village in the country, interpreting German Heritage from 1740-1940, including tours and traditional craft demonstrations.
Where To Eat
Wilbur Chocolate Factory Store|
A child's Dream and a Grownup's Delight! Indulge in gooey caramel crunch or creamy Wilbur buds while you meander through the museum and factory store.
Where To Stay
Kimmell House Bed & Breakfast
Enjoy afternoon tea in the Keeping Room or garden area of this charming 1795 stone colonial.