Trip Itineraries

Jump start your trip to the City of Lancaster with one of our curated lists of shops, cafes, and attractions. Our unique treats, one-of-a-kind experiences, and locally roasted coffee have made headlines across the nation. These itineraries will help make sure you see some of the most memorable stops in downtown Lancaster, PA.

Customers enjoying coffee and food inside Cafe One Eight

Coffee Shops Close to the Visitor Center

Lancaster City’s small-town coffee shops have earned the title of Best in Pennsylvania by Food & Wine magazine. In this itinerary, we highlight coffee shops closest to the Visitor Center that are serving up fresh, locally roasted coffee.

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Must See Attractions

The City of Lancaster is never short on exciting attractions for people of all ages. In this itinerary, we highlight our most unique favorites that are sure to make your visit memorable.

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Kids playing in the sprinklers at Binn's Park

Family Friendly Activities

There is no shortage of family friendly activities in the City of Lancaster. Our curated list of adventures is sure to entertain family members of all ages. From escape rooms, to hands-on art; theatre to interactive science museums, the City of Lancaster has it all.

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Tray of delicious muffins in Lancaster City bakery

Ice Cream & Bakeries

Lancaster County is no stranger to the sweeter things in life. Our baked goods are nationally known for being delightfully unique. Be sure to check shoo-fly pie off your foodie bucket list.

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Want More Guidance? Stop By The Lancaster City Visitor Center

Let our team help you navigate the best the city has to offer. From maps, themed itineraries and tours, the visitor center can help you make the most of your visit.

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illustration of Lancaster City Visitor Center

Stay in the loop with Lancaster City’s Local’s Guide

Whether a visitor or a local, our Local’s Guide will keep you in the loop on everything happening in Lancaster City.