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From Philadelphia: Lancaster County Amish Community Tour

4.7 / 5

6 reviews

Activity provider: WeVenture (National)

From Philadelphia: Lancaster County Amish Community Tour

Activity provider: WeVenture (National)

From US$ 169 per person

Leave behind the hustle and bustle of Philadelphia to get to know the Amish culture of its suburban area. Get to know a different culture on a guided journey and visit the Amish Village Museum.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 14 participants


  • Immerse yourself in the religion, culture, and philosophies of the Amish people
  • Hear about where the Amish people are today in different parrts of the US
  • View the wonderful landscape of Lancaster County and visit an 1800s farmhouse
  • Visit the Amish Village Museum and local shops with Amish-made products
  • Understand the myths and truths of this caring and self-contained community
Full description

Discover the lesser-known regions of Pennsylvania, which are home to a fascinating rural culture found in the farmlands outside of Philadelphia. Join this guided trip to understand the complex history and lifestyle of the Amish community and dispel the myths of this misunderstood minority. Ride out of the city to the idyllic countryside of Lancaster County, where you’ll hear about the beginnings of Amish culture in the United States and see farmers hard at work in their fields. Your local guide will fully immerse you in the way of life here with a visit to an 1800s farmhouse.

Tour the Amish Village Museum to gain a deeper appreciation for the traditions and philosophies of the Amish communities. Stop at some small towns that highlight Amish-made goods and see quilt shops, bakeries, and roadside stands, to shop and support the community.

  • Who you’ll be with
    • Live tour guide: English

  • Transport
    • Transport by car

  • Food & drink
    • Not included: food & drink

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  • The tour runs rain or shine.
Customer reviews

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4.7 /5

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Adam Clements was our awesome tour guide — knowledgeable and patient and fun. Great tour - efficient and loved the pickup from the city. Thank you for a great day trip!!!

November 6, 2022

Incredibly interesting tour! We had an absolutely wonderfull day in Lancaster County. Our guide Jim knew almost everything there is to know about the Amish people.

October 16, 2022

A great guide, very nice with lots of information, small cozy group. Everything went wonderfully. The tour was interesting and impressive. The timing was ideal. Not too long and not too short.

September 27, 2022

Product ID: 420525