Things to do in Lancaster PA

The Ultimate Guide for the Things to do in Lancaster, PA

One of the highlights of a Bed and Breakfast Ephrata vacation at the Historic Smithton Inn is the opportunity to see and experience many of the great things to do in Lancaster, PA and the surrounding area.

We are located near a number charming small towns and cities in Amish Country, PA including Lititz, Intercourse, Gettysburg, Hershey, Harrisburg, Valley Forge and more. Learn about the history and culture of Lancaster County through many educational attractions, find the perfect souvenir at these fantastic shopping centers, and go on an outdoor adventure to experience our scenic beauty!

No matter what kind of vacation you are looking to have, there is never a shortage of Ephrata and Lancaster attractions to choose from!

Amazing Things To Do in Lancaster, PA

2: Amish Culture

Dive into the Amish culture and discover all you need to know about their history and way of living. Who knows, you might even time travel without noticing it!

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3: Shopping

Take a break from all the historical facts and treat yourself to some retail therapy! At these shopping centers and quaint shops, you can find all the treasures you want and even bring back some souvenirs to your family!

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7: Wineries & Breweries

When happy hour time hits, you don’t have to go very far to find what you are looking for! Lancaster has some of the best wineries and breweries in Pennsylvania. Take a look at some featured in this list and pick your favorites!

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8: Things to Do In Each Amish Country Town

Maybe you've heard of our small towns and Amish Villages in Lancaster County, but you're not sure what there is to do in each. Or, if you're visiting an attraction in one of our cute Lancaster towns, you want to know what else there is to do while you're there. If so, THIS is the list for you!

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Learn the basics about Lancaster’s area from these informative platforms!

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Reserve Your Stay at The Historic Smithton Inn!

The Historic Smithton Inn is the perfect place to stay during your Lancaster getaway. Our gorgeous B&B will allow you to relax in an authentic and elegant atmosphere while enjoying the best of the Amish Country right outside your doorstep!

Browse our charming guestrooms and pick the one you prefer! The Red Rose, for example, is the ideal cocoon for the romantics out there, with a frameless-glass rain shower and a real fireplace! Wake up feeling as relaxed as ever and fuel up for your day with our delicious homemade breakfast served every morning!