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Pennsylvania & Virginia Self-Drive
15 days from €3,505pp
Visit the historic battle site at Gettysburg.
Experience the wonderful colonial heritage of Williamsburg.
Tour the monuments and memorials of Washington D.C.
Drive along the magnificently scenic Skyland Drive in Shenandoah National Park.
- Shenandoah National Park
- St. Michael's
- Washington DC
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Includes international flights from Ireland.
Day 1 Philadelphia
International outbound flight , Philadelphia
Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Philadelphia. On arrival in Philadelphia make your own way to your downtown hotel. The remainder of the day is free to relax.
Day 2 Philadelphia
The day is yours to explore Philadelphia - there is lots to see and do! You may wish to take a cruise along the Delaware River, visit Independence Historic National Park, Independence Hall or the Museum of Fine Art. Don't miss seeing the Liberty Bell or the Declaration of Independence document.
Day 3 Lancaster
Collect a hire car and head to Lancaster county today - watch out for Amish horse and buggy's that will be sharing the road with you! Keep an eye out for the many food stalls on the side of the road that sell Amish home made cakes and lemonade- make sure you try a Woopie Pie!
Day 4 Shenandoah National Park
Today your drive takes you through the heart of Pennsylvania's Amish country, past historic Harrisburg, to the great military town of Gettysburg. Be sure to visit the site of the bloody 1863 Civil War battle. Departing Gettysburg, your drive today takes you along spectacular Skyline Drive to beautiful Shenandoah National Park.
Day 5 Shenandoah National Park
Shenandoah National Park
Enjoy a full day in Shenandoah National Park. There are a number of walking trails of different difficulties which may appeal, likewise, a Park Ranger led tour of the local area is a great way to learn about the rich history and many species of wildlife which inhabit the park.
Day 6 Charlottesville
Shenandoah National Park , Charlottesville
Depart Shenandoah National Park this morning and continue your route along Skyline Drive to Charlottesville. Upon arrival into Charlottesville, spend the day exploring the quaint town centre and many boutique shops and cafes which spill out onto the streets
Day 7 Charlottesville
Day 8 Williamsburg
Day 9 Williamsburg
Day 10 St. Michael's
Day 11 Annapolis
Day 12 Washington DC
Explore Washington D.C. including the White House, the Capitol Building, the Smithsonian Institution and the city's many museums, monuments and memorials.
Day 13 Washington DC
Day 14 International return flight
Washington DC , International return flight
Day 15 International return flight
International return flight
Arrive home today to complete your journey.
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