A Strasburg Vacation
Have you started planning your trip to Strasburg, Pennsylvania this summer? Whether you drive up for the day or decide to stay for the week, you´ll find plenty to do right here in Strasburg.
Start your day with breakfast at the Strasburg Deli. Our menu offers everything from fresh fruit and granola to hearty breakfast sandwiches, and it´s all sure to get you off to the right start. Before you hit the road, head over to our bakery for some lattes to enjoy on your stroll through town. A leisurely walk down Main Street will take you past dozens of historic homes and buildings, making you feel like you´ve stepped back into the 18th century.
If you´re a fan of shopping, you´ll enjoy strolling the quaint downtown sidewalks of Strasburg. Antique lovers will surely be impressed by the variety of stores within walking distance. If you are looking for a full day of deals, it´s only short drive to Route 30, where you can visit hundreds of stores at the Rockvale and Tanger Outlets.
Train enthusiasts will be in heaven in Strasburg. Start your day with a ride down America´s oldest short-line railroad at the Strasburg Railroad, where a steam-powered locomotive will pull you through the beautiful Pennsylvania countryside. Next, head on over to the Railroad Museum, and explore the ins-and-outs of hundreds of historic trains. Save plenty of time to visit The Choo Choo Barn. America´s largest model train exhibit contains over 1700 square feet of displays that adults and children will equally enjoy.
Strasburg is an idyllic setting for those just needing to take a break out in the country. Take a leisurely drive down the country dirt roads, and stop to take photos of the covered bridges and Amish farmlands. You'll love passing by the roadside produce stands. Be sure to grab a quart of homemade root beer to enjoy with your fresh slice of shoofly pie.
The fun doesn´t stop there. Play a round of miniature golf just down the road at The Village Greens. The two impressive courses span over 13 acres of spectacular landscape, making this a miniature golf experience unlike any other. Take in the latest production, "Jonah," at The Sight and Sound Theatre. Just a few minutes drive from downtown Strasburg, it will feel like a whole different world! Tour a genuine Amish farm, complete with a schoolhouse and blacksmith shop, at the Amish Village. With over 12 acres of farmland, you´re sure to get more than a glimpse into real Amish culture and lifestyle.
Before retiring to your beautifully restored guestroom at the Strasburg Village Inn, indulge your taste buds with a dip (or two!) of creamy, homemade ice cream from the Strasburg Creamery. Grab a bottle of wine from the Strasburg Winery to enjoy while relaxing in rocking chairs on the porch at the Inn. Take some time to reminisce on all of the fun you had on your stay in Strasburg, Pennsylvania.