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View our most popular PA Dutch Country travel itineraries for a head start on a great vacation to Lancaster County.

Wilbur Buds from Wilbur Chocolate Factory and Americana Museum - Lititz. Photo Credit: DiscoverLancaster.com / Brian Evans

A Culinary Adventure

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Lose yourself along these back roads among breathtakingly scenic farmlands, romantic covered bridges and PA Amish life.

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 and what to do. 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.

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Covered Bridges of Lancaster County

Explore the backroads of Lancaster County and its rolling farmland as you...

A horse and buggy ride down a gorgeous Amish country back road. Photo Credit: DiscoverLancaster.com / Brian Evans

Turn back the clock, slow down, and enjoy a day in Amish Country.

couple drinking wine at picnic on hillside

Enjoy a weekend away from your crazy lives, leaving time to reconnect and...

Outdoor Dining in Lancaster, PA

Relax and recharge as you catch up and enjoy some much needed friend time.

couple biking on farm road

The hills, river, and countryside are calling you for a weekend of active...

Wilbur Buds from Wilbur Chocolate Factory and Americana Museum - Lititz. Photo Credit: DiscoverLancaster.com / Brian Evans

Taste Your Way Through Lancaster County

First Friday, Downtown Lancaster Photo Credit: DiscoverLancaster.com

Explore Your Creative Side in Lancaster

Cherry Crest Adventure Farm pedal karts for kids. Photo Credit: DiscoverLancaster.com / Brian Evans

A Memory-Filled Family Getaway

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Lancaster Shopping Indulgences

Spotlight Attractions

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Find special events and one-of-a-kind things to do in Lancaster County...

Travel through Amish Country in a horse and buggy where you'll see real...