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Pennsylvania Dutch country is a fascinating destination to explore. Visitors will get a glimpse of farm life as it was in the early 1800s. Visit markets and farm stores for homemade shoofly pie and fresh produce, or shop for a handmade quilt. President James Buchanan's elegant home, Wheatland, is no less historic but contrasts sharply to the simpler Pennsylvania Dutch heritage sites in Lancaster. Consider a side trip to nearby Hershey, home of Hershey Park and the Hershey chocolate factory.

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Dutch Wonderland
Dutch Wonderland
Owner description: With over 35 rides, attractions, and shows, Dutch Wonderland is the perfect place to spend time together as a family. Cool off in Duke's Lagoon water play area and make... more Owner description: With over 35 rides, attractions, and shows, Dutch Wonderland is the perfect place to spend time together as a family. Cool off in Duke's Lagoon water play area and make discoveries at Exploration Island, where dinosaurs come to life! Coming summer 2017, Merlin's Mayhem, a magical high-flying coaster, features thrills, twists and turns during an enchanted journey in search of Merlin's dragon friend, Mayhem. less
Attraction type: Theme Parks
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Amish Farm and House
Amish Farm and House
Owner description: Nestled behind the hustle and bustle of today's world sits a picturesque 15-acre oasis that has been a must visit destination for Lancaster County visitors since 1955. Come... more Owner description: Nestled behind the hustle and bustle of today's world sits a picturesque 15-acre oasis that has been a must visit destination for Lancaster County visitors since 1955. Come experience Lancaster's Living Heritage at Lancaster's premier Amish attraction! less
Attraction type: Historic Sites; Farms
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Wheatland
Wheatland
Costumed guides conduct tours of the historic mansion of the 15th President of the United States, James Buchanan.
Attraction type: Historic Sites
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Clipper Magazine Stadium
Clipper Magazine Stadium
Attraction type: Arenas & Stadiums
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Landis Valley Museum
Landis Valley Museum
Children can discover a one-room school house, try their hands at woodworking and mingle with lambs in this recreated 19th- century Pennsylvania Dutch village.
Attraction type: Historic Sites
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Himalayan Curry and Grill
Himalayan Curry and Grill
Ranked #1 of 561 Restaurants in Lancaster
Cuisines: Indian, Tibetan, Nepali
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
John J. Jeffries
John J. Jeffries
Ranked #2 of 561 Restaurants in Lancaster
Price:
Cuisines: American
Good for: Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Silver Spring Family Restaurant
Silver Spring Family Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 561 Restaurants in Lancaster
Cuisines: American
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Lancaster Brewing Company
Lancaster Brewing Company
Ranked #4 of 561 Restaurants in Lancaster
Price: $10 - $25
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
Good for: Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Brunch, Late Night, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Iron Hill Brewery
Iron Hill Brewery
Ranked #5 of 561 Restaurants in Lancaster
Price: $15 - $25
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
Good for: Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Spruce Lane Lodge & Cottages
2.5 of 5
Spruce Lane Lodge & Cottages
$52 - $105
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Classic Inn
1.5 of 5
Classic Inn
$58 - $131
Ranked #21 of 38 Hotels in Lancaster
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Sleep Inn & Suites Lancaster County
2.5 of 5
Sleep Inn & Suites Lancaster County
$70 - $133
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Mountville
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

The Lancaster Bed and Breakfast
The Lancaster Bed and Breakfast
$115 - $195
Ranked #1 of 22 Lancaster B&B and Inns
EJ Bowman House Bed and Breakfast
3.0 of 5
EJ Bowman House Bed and Breakfast
$127 - $139
Ranked #2 of 22 Lancaster B&B and Inns
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A New Beginning Bed and Breakfast
A New Beginning Bed and Breakfast
$90 - $125
Ranked #3 of 22 Lancaster B&B and Inns

All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Eden Resort & Suites, BW Premier Collection
4.0 of 5
Eden Resort & Suites, BW Premier Collection
$113 - $173
Ranked #1 of 38 Hotels in Lancaster
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The Inn at Leola Village, Lancaster
4.0 of 5
The Inn at Leola Village, Lancaster
$162 - $237
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Leola
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.