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Philadelphia: Full-Day Amish Experience

Product ID: 60001
Journey from Philadelphia to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. The home to one of the oldest and largest Amish communities in America, a place where time stands still. This is the only day trip to Lancaster from Philadelphia for individual travelers.
About this activity
Duration: 8 hours
Starting time 7:00 AM
Printed voucher required
Instant confirmation
Wheelchair accessible

Pickup included

Pick-up from your hotel.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • See a patchwork of rolling farmland on a full-day tour of picturesque Lancaster
  • Witness the farmlands of the Pennsylvania Dutch Country, the most productive in the nation and still plowed by horse-drawn equipment
  • Learn about and see the Amish way of life
  • Expereince a horse and buggy traffic jam
Full description
Have round trip transportation from your center city hotel to Amtrak’s 30th Street Station, where you will start your trip to Lancaster. This historic train station is where the Harrison Ford movie “The Witness” was filmed. Upon arrival in Lancaster, travel to the Amish Experience tour center to spend a fun filled day of sightseeing, shopping and tasting delectable home style cooking.

View the Amish Experience F/X theatre presentation “Jacob’s Choice” and join a guided tour of an Amish Country Homestead. Take a leisurely trip through the backroads on a motor coach tour of Lancaster. Included on the tour are stops at an Amish quilt shop and bakery.

Lunch will be on your own, where you can choose from a typical cafeteria lunch or an Amish family style meal complete with traditional Amish cuisine
  • Shuttle pick-up from your hotel
  • Amtrak voucher from 30th Street Station to Lancaster train station
  • Return transfer from Lancaster train station
  • Amish Experience F/X Theatre Presentation
  • Guided tour of an Amish Country Homestead
  • Motor coach tour of Lancaster
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Tours are available Monday through Saturday from April through October
• 72-hour advance reservations required
• Schedule hotel pick-up time 24-hours prior/ 215-389-Tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 4 reviews

Review summary

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    5 / 5
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    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    4 / 5
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Very informative.

On time pick up. Very informative guides. No "Amish" meal.

1 November 2018

A really excellent tour. Well organised all round. All the driver guides and guides were first class, enthusiastic and very informative. The show 'Jacob's Choice' was really good. Food & Drink at lunch at Smokehouse were really good too.

15 August 2018


24 September 2017

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