- Buggy Rides
AAA (Amish All Around) Buggy Rides | Intercourse, PA | 717.989.2829
This premier Amish horse and buggy ride is located at Kitchen Kettle Village in the heart of Lancaster County, PA. Take full advantage of your time spent in Amish country and enjoy the one and only 5 mile Covered Bridge Ride along with our 4 mile Country Ride. Sit back and relax as you journey through the back roads of Lancaster County with all the sights, sounds and smells of days-gone-by.
Aaron and Jessica's Buggy Rides | Bird-In-Hand, PA | 717.768.8828
We offer several different routes through REAL Amish country farms. We take you right through the middle of Amish country Farms, on private roads with no cars and you’ll see real Amish Life. We offer the longest “standard” ride and can create custom Amish town rides for you, just ask.
Buggy Rides at Red Caboose | Ronks, PA | 717.725.8664
We offer a wide variety of buggy and spring wagon rides available and can customize a ride specifically for you if you wish. If you are a tour group with a bus full of travelers or just a large family who would like to see our all-Amish area together we can satisfy your needs. You load in a safe area off the main road and will enjoy your ride together. Our drivers will answer all your questions and can tell you about our Amish Lifestyle while you travel on our quiet back roads.
Ed's Buggy Rides | Strasburg, PA | 717.687.0360
Come with us on a 3 mile tour through historic Amish farm lands. Experience the beautiful and unforgettable Pennsylvania Dutch country landscape, while watching the every day routine of the Amish through hilly back roads in an authentic Amish buggy. See and learn from our courteous and friendly drivers. This ride takes a minimum of 35-40 minutes. We are the only buggy ride that does not travel on main roads.
- Other Amish Attractions
The Amish Experience | Bird-In-Hand, PA | 717.768.8400 ext 210
In the heart of the oldest Amish settlement in the world, between Bird-in-Hand and Intercourse, is the Amish Experience, the county's oldest, largest, and most complete interpretive and touring center. There you may embark upon tours of the surrounding Amish farmlands in air-conditioned comfort, enjoy an informative guided walk through Lancaster County's only designated "Heritage Site" Amish House, and witness the spectacular and widely acclaimed F/X Theater production of "Jacob's Choice", the emotional story of an Old Order Amish family of today facing the challenges of modern life while struggling to preserve 400 years of community, commitment and tradition. Also, tour the Witness farm and house featured in the hit movie.
The Amish Farm & House | Lancaster, PA | 717-394-6185
The Amish Farm and House--the United States' first Amish attraction--opened in direct response to the growing demand for correct information about the Old Order Amish lifestyle. We still fill that need today. We play a major role in shaping the local community and we proudly serve visitors with a fun, respectful and accurate glimpse into Amish life.
The Amish Village | Strasburg, PA | 717.687.8511
Located in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country, The Amish Village is an authentic look at today's Amish lifestyle. Located on 12 scenic acres, The Amish Village lets visitors tour an authentic Amish property, including a one-room schoolhouse, blacksmith shop, smokehouse market and more. New this year, we’re pleased to introduce a real Amish school teacher in our Amish schoolhouse!
Make-A-Friend Workshop | Intercourse, PA | 610.329.8913
On your next family vacation, plan to visit the Make-A-Friend Workshop. Step inside our one room schoolhouse and your cultural adventure begins. We are located on the Cherry-Crest property but our shop is not contingent on the weather and is air-conditioned. You and your family can choose to build a wooden barn or an Amish friend, or both!
Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom | Allentown, PA | 610.395.3724
Dutch Wonderland | Lancaster, PA | 717.291.1888
Hersheypark | Hershey, PA | 800.437.7439
Harley Davidson Factory Tour | York, PA | 877.883.1450
Your factory tour begins with an introductory video and continues on the factory floor where you'll get a behind-the-scenes look at the people, processes and products of Vehicle Operations. You'll be guided through the manufacturing of key components and the assembly of Softail, Touring, CVO and Trike motorcycles. Then it's on to the end of the line, where every motorcycle is roll-tested prior to shipping.
Herr's Snack Factory Tour | Nottingham, PA | 610.932.6400
There's no fake machinery or actors - it's the REAL factory, the REAL workers, and the REAL process Herr's® has perfected to make their products taste REALLY great. Our tour is a first hand learning experience that includes visual methods that's sure to impress children and adults alike. You'll never forget the little-known facts, like how a pretzel gets its brown color, or what makes a great chipping potato, and how tortilla chips get their seasoning.
Intercourse Pretzel Factory | Intercourse, PA | 717.768.3432
A visit to our pretzel factory should convince you there still is something for nothing in today’s world. Only a handful of companies still hand twist a hard pretzel. It is a lot of work to bake pretzels the old-fashioned way. The taste & texture is unique. On our FREE 10-15 minute tour, we explain how we make our hard pretzels and then give you a piece of dough so you can learn to twist a pretzel.
Julius Sturgis Pretzel Bakery | Lititz, PA | 717.626.4354
The Julius Sturgis Pretzel Bakery is located in historic Lititz, Pennsylvania in the middle of beautiful Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Visitors can tour the original pretzel bakery, get a hands-on lesson in pretzel twisting, observe our bakers twisting old-fashioned soft pretzels by hand, and shop for delicious treats and souvenirs in our bakery store.
Kreider Farms Tour | Manheim, PA | 717.665.5039
Take the Kreider Farms Tour and see how old-fashioned dedication to quality milk products harnessed with state-of-the-art technology produces an unbeatable team. Our 90-minute dairy farm tour offers a high-tech view of farming including a drive down the middle of our Titanic-sized loafing barn, otherwise known as the cow palace and a bird's eye view of the milking merry-go-round. Filled with facts and humor, we please groups of all ages. In fact, our farm tour program will host thousands of visitors this year alone.
Lancaster Brewing Company | Lancaster, PA | 717.391.6258
Brewery Tours available Mon-Fri upon request 12pm -3pm (upon request). On Sat and Sunday, one tour only at 3pm (reservations suggested).
QVC Studio Tour | West Chester, PA | 800.600.9900
The QVC Studio Tour is a one-of-a-kind guided walking tour through the fantastic world of multimedia retailing. At this state-of-the-art broadcasting facility, guests will see and experience how QVC products are sourced, tested, brought to life on air, and delivered to millions of QVC customers. There are views into QVC's more than 58,000 square feet of studio space, including a spectacular view from the Observation Deck where guests may be able to watch QVC programs in progress and may even catch a glimpse of a favorite host or guest!
Stoudt's Brewery | Adamstown, PA | 717.484.4386
Brewery tours Saturday 3 pm and Sunday 1 pm
Wilbur Chocolate | Lititz, PA | 888.294.5287
The Candy Americana® Museum started out as a one-room museum and has expanded slowly. In 1977, the modern candy kitchen was opened. The kitchen features handmade chocolates being created right before your eye including homemade marshmallow, almond bark, peanut butter meltaways, heavenly hash, mint drizzle, and almond butter crunch. A video host takes you through the world of Chocolate. Starting with the history of the cocoa bean and ending with modern day products we crave today. Learn how Cortez’s discovered the “Food of the Gods” which started the chocolate craze in Europe and later came to America. Today, the museum is a major tourist attraction, yet there is still no admission charge!
Cherry Crest Adventure Farm | Ronks, PA | 717.687.6843
Located in the heart of PA Dutch Country, Cherry Crest Adventure Farm is a unique place where fun, family, and farming come together. A leader on the growing edge of "agri-tainment", we work hard to give your family an opportunity to laugh and learn while engaging in a variety of wholesome activities on our working farm! We farm 365 days a year but the "agri-tainment" division is open just 85 days. We're also a great choice for school or work groups looking to book a field trip, company picnic, teambuilding event, or when looking for fun things to do or tourist attractions in Lancaster, PA. Our farm has so much to offer, you'll need 4-5 hours to experience everything! Why not plan to make a day of it and let us take care of the rest!
Farmland Fun at Verdant View | Paradise, PA | 717.687.7353
If you are looking for a fun, interactive learning experience in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Farmland Fun tours offers a "dairy" good option. The Farmland Fun tour gives you a glimpse into life on a real working farm in Lancaster County's Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Operated by lifelong dairy farmers Don and Ginny Ranck at Verdant View Farm, the educational tour is suitable for adults and children, and includes interaction with the farm animals, a tour of the working dairy farm and various optional activities including hand milking a cow, bottle feeding a calf and a wagon ride.
Ghost Tours of Lancaster | Lancaster, PA | 717.687.6687
Join us for Candlelight Walking Tours in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch and Amish Country! In downtown Lancaster city, explore the long-forgotten mysteries of one of America's oldest cities, with haunting tales of otherworldly vigils, fatal curses and star-crossed lovers. Experience 300 years of haunted history from the Red Rose City's thorny past!
Kitchen Kettle Village | Intercourse, PA | 717.768.8261
Nestled in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country, Kitchen Kettle Village is filled with a world famous canning kitchen, unique specialty shops, experiential tours and activities, a rich history, delicious food, great views, lodging rooms, and fun for kids of all ages. We invite you to pay us a visit and enjoy the many sights, smells and flavors of our village.
Lancaster Science Factory | Lancaster, PA | 717.509.6363
The Lancaster Science Factory's mission is to create an environment for learning which helps children develop curiosity, think creatively and build confidence as they learn the principles of science and the application of science in engineering and technology. Highly interactive exhibits, workstations and mini-labs offer "open-ended" learning experiences with opportunities for visitors to experiment and create.
Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire | Manheim, PA | 717.665.7021
Named one of the Top 100 Events in North America by the American Bus Association, Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth, invites you to live the excitement and adventure of her annual Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire of jousting knights and royal delights. Thirty-five acres of mirth and merriment await as hundreds of colorfully-costumed characters breathe life into an authentic recreation of a 16th century English Village complete with dozens upon dozens of authentic Tudor buildings. Musical performances, magic acts, fire-breathing stunts, puppet shows, Shakespearean plays and comical mud beggars are just a few of the many shows, over 90 stage shows daily, unfolding on 12 stages. Enjoy period foods, micro-brewed ales and sweet wines from 23 Royal Kitchens or shop from scores of Renaissance merchants.
President James Buchanan's Wheatland | Lancaster, PA | 717.392.4633
Step inside the stately home of President James Buchanan and explore the rooms, stairwells, and stories where secret and details of his political and personal life intersect. Docents in period clothing bring history to life as you walk through Wheatland, beloved home of our nation's 15th president.
Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania | Strasburg, PA | 717.687.8628
The awe-inspiring power of trains awaits you at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, where you can take the throttle in an authentic freight locomotive cab. Sit in an engineer's seat, explore a caboose, experience a turn-of-the-20th-century passenger station and inspect a 62-ton locomotive from underneath! Pennsylvania's premier museum of railroading features a world-class collection of more than 100 historic locomotives and vintage railroad cars, the innovative and interactive Stewart Junction railway education center, a working restoration shop, a vast library and archives (by appointment) and the Whistle Stop Shop museum store.
Refreshing Canopy Ziplines at Refreshing Mountain Retreat and Adventure Center | Stevens, PA | 888.353.1490
As one of the most fun and unique "things to do", the Refreshing Canopy Ziplines are a top attraction in Lancaster County, PA. Our tours are kid-friendly and great for individuals, families and groups of all ages. Your experience will be refreshing, exhilarating and even challenging at times. Participants are harnessed to a pulley that rides the cable and will "zip" from platform to platform through the "canopy" of trees through which the course is built. We have two courses to choose from, both providing a refreshing aspect of the forest and wildlife in beautiful Lancaster PA.
Strasburg Railroad | Strasburg, PA | 717.687.7522
Quite possibly the best way to experience Lancaster County. Traveling aboard authentic passenger cars, pulled by a massive, coal-burning steam locomotive, there's beauty as far as the eyes can see. Rolling hills. Working farms. A landscape that has changed little over time.
Turkey Hill Experience | Columbia, PA | 888.986.8784
Come learn how our ice cream is made, sit in our milk truck, brainstorm your own ice cream flavor, milk a mechanical cow and learn about the people and culture of Turkey Hill. Discovery and delight abound for the whole family. And of course, there are free samples of Turkey Hill ice cream and iced tea!
Wolf Sanctuary of PA | Lititz, PA | 717.626.4617
In the heart of the Pennsylvania Dutch country, quietly secured on 20 plus acres of natural woodland, you will find the home of the Speedwell Wolves. For over 30 years the Darlington Family has offered refuge to Wolves who have found themselves without a place in the natural world. It has been over a hundred years since the last wild Wolf was known to exist in Pennsylvania. Originally created as a private rescue, the Wolf Sanctuary of PA has grown into an educational facility. We are devoted to assuring the most comfortable and stimulating environments for our wolves.