Philadelphia Vacations: Brotherly Love
Welcome to the birthplace of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. Alongside its historical landmarks, colonial brick homes and cobblestoned streets, Philadelphia is host to vibrant waterfronts full of cultural, culinary and artistic treasures. Explore iconic sites, such as the Independence Hall, Eastern State Penitentiary, and the beautiful Bella Vista neighborhood. Then, indulge in the multi-cultural treats at the Reading Terminal Market. Our Liberty Travel consultants can customize your vacation with a blend of exciting experiences to make it truly memorable.
Philadelphia at a Glance
Currency: U.S. Dollar ($)
Tipping Customs: Anywhere between 15 – 20%, unless service charge is added
Power Up: Type A or Type B plug, 120 V (the standard in the United States)
Popular Drink: Frank’s Black Cherry Wishniak soda
Must Eat: Philly Cheesesteaks, of course!
Weather: Summers are long and warm, and winters are cold.
Best Time to Visit: Year-round. Spring and summer months are most popular.
Top Things to Do in Philadelphia
Tour the museums
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Barnes Foundation, National Liberty Museum and Eastern State Penitentiary—explore them all.
Hustle up the “Rocky Steps”
For all film buffs, visiting the statue, running up the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art and taking a picture with arms-raised in victory is a rite of passage.
Visit Independence Hall
See where the Declaration of Independence and U.S. Constitution were both debated and signed.
See the Liberty Bell
Witness the world’s most recognizable symbols of freedom. Learn about the facts and myths surrounding the bell.
Visit the ever-colorful South Street and the Bella Vista neighborhood for the beautiful mosaics. Then, marvel at the sights, smells, and sounds of the famous Italian Market.
Philadelphia Vacation Packages: American Spirit the Liberty Travel Way
Whether you’re looking to explore Philadelphia like a local, or soak in its iconic sites like a tourist, Liberty Travel’s consultants can create a Philadelphia vacation package crafted just for you.
When you book with us, you get:
- Real People. More than a travel agent, your Philadelphia consultant is a fellow traveler with a passion to help you see the world.
- Perfect Match. We’ll pair you with a destination expert who has insider knowledge of Philadelphia for a truly personalized booking experience.
- Crafted Vacations. Stay in hand-selected hotels. Get connected with local guides and enriching experiences. Choose from among our exclusive Philadelphia vacation packages, including our CITYbreaks.
- Support. With 24/7 support, we’ll be with you every step of the way.
We know Philadelphia. Leave the planning to us.