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The Men That Made America: A Fascinating Historic Tour

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 11:00 AM by Stacey Magda

Summit Inn Resort

A 4-Day, 4-Night Getaway to the Beautiful Laurel Highlands Legendary and ahead of their time, this tour focuses on the sites, stories and people who made America. Experience national park sites, registered historic sites , the origins of legends and unbelievable history that has shaped the world as we know it. From whiskey and automobiles to…

DTN - HPS - Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor

A 3-Day, 2-Night Tour Take a trip down memory lane in the Laurel Highlands with classic diners, dance lessons, nostalgic shopping, The Million Dollar Quartet and more! Day One Enjoy a welcome lunch at this retro stop - the Route 40 Classic Diner . Hot dog, it's time to dance! Learn (or relearn) how to do the jitterbug at the State Theatre…

National Road Holiday Tour

Monday, December 24, 2018 10:00 AM by Stacey Magda

Nemacolin Christmas

A 3-Day, 2-Night Tour 'Tis the season to be jolly! So gather together and catch the holiday spirit in the Laurel Highlands! Experience historic mansions, castles, luxury resorts, gorgeous theaters, live entertainment and much more. It's a historic holiday tour along the National Road! Day One Enjoy a welcome candelight tour of the…

Somerset Historical Society

A 3-Day, 2-Night Tour Everyone loves a good mystery! Explore the Laurel Highlands and keep a friend close by for when things go bump in the night. Visit historic castles, sip apple pie moonshine and make time to play in a corn maze! Day One Brave the night during a candlelit ghost tour at Nemacolin Castle , a historic settlement. Sip apple pie…

Down Home on the Farm: An Agriculture Tour

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 10:00 AM by Stacey Magda

Down Home on the Farm An Agriculture Tour

A 3-Day, 2-Night Trip Take the scenic route through pristine, rural areas nestled among breathtaking views. You'll enjoy simpler times as you tour local farms and orchards , taste the delight of locally-sourced meals, visit educational centers where you can learn about local agriculture and even take a piece of the area home with you. Enjoy…

Time Capsule Tour An Antique and Collectibles Roadtrip

A 5-Day, 4-Night Trip Travel back in time on this fun and fascinating road trip! Make stops along famous historic routes, explore antiques and collectibles around every bend, experience unique dining , visit sites that inspire and get creative with "make it and take it" projects. It's a time capsule of a good time in the Laurel…

Fred Rogers Trail

Friday, June 29, 2018 10:00 AM by Allyson Null

The Fred Rogers Trail

Did you know that Mister Rogers' real neighborhood is in the Laurel Highlands? Be our neighbor and explore the region and celebrate with these special stops on Fred Rogers Trail! Idlewild & SoakZone It was a beautiful day in the neighborhood... A post shared by Mama Rogers (@townhousetoddler) on Sep 24, 2017 at 12:16pm PDT Spend the day…

An Epic Family Getaway A Multi-Generational Trip

A 5-Day, 4-Night Trip The Laurel Highlands is famous for family getaways and vacations. From world-renowned attractions, exhilarating adventures, living history and hands-on activities, your group will cherish the lifelong memories it will make while traveling through the Laurel Highlands of southwestern Pennsylvania. Day One The first stop on…

A Taste of the National Road: A Food Tour

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 11:00 AM by Stacey Magda

A Taste of the National Road: A Food Tour

A 4-Day, 3-Night Trip This is a trip designed for the foodie in every group. Treat yourself to a delightful, delectable and downright delicious food tour along Route 40, the National Road! Please note that most meals are served with a side of stunning surroundings and fascinating history. Day One The first stop is a delight! Enjoy brunch in an…

How Sweet It Is! A Maple Syrup Tour

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 2:00 PM by Stacey Magda

How Sweet It Is! Maple Syrup Tour

A 1-Night, 2-Day Trip Is it the thaw of snow, or the peaks of spring flower bulbs that excite us about spring? In the Laurel Highlands, it's the maple syrup that makes this season so sweet! Embark on this immersive and tasty journey that includes delicious stops, maple demonstrations, fun festivals, historic camps and unique local traditions.…