With a slower paced life, you’ll find that there are fewer incidents of speeding or automobile related incidents in Lancaster. It is perfectly safe to walk around on the streets or ride a bike. Of course, it is always recommended to wear the proper safety equipment. One thing you’ll notice right away as you enter Amish Country is horse-drawn buggies. Many tourists are amazed to find that the Amish stick to a traditional life and do not use so many of the things we take for granted, but that is their standard mode of transportation. There are plenty of routes and trails you can follow that are recommended sight-seeing while in Lancaster and each one has its own unique rewards. If you need to you may rent a car while in town, but there are also other modes of transportation. This includes, but is not limited to, Red Rose Transit Authority and Friendly Transportation.