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Hershey, The Sweetest place on earth -  
With thrilling attractions, mouth-watering treats, and plenty to do the whole year round, it’s no wonder this candy kingdom is such a popular destination for the whole family. Come and visit the town made famous by Milton S. Hershey’s company, where the streets are lined with Hershey’s Kisses-shaped street lights and the air is filled with the sweet smell of chocolate. Fun, sweetness and adventure await at Hershey’s Chocolate World. You’ll be greeted by giant Hershey’s Product Characters as you enter this delightful world of food, shops and entertainment devoted to all things chocolate. Ready for all-out, non-stop family fun? Hersheypark is the “cleanest and greenest theme park in America” with more than 65 rides and attractions, including 11 exciting coasters, a five acre water play area that is reminiscent of the beaches and boardwalks of the Northeast, and more than two dozen kiddie rides. Plus live entertainment, photo ops with Hershey’s Product Characters, challenging games of skill, one-of-a-kind shops, and irresistible food.  The Hershey Country Club offers three award-winning golf courses: the East and West Courses, as well as Spring Creek Golf Course.  Melt into the ultimate luxury - Hershey Style - at the Chocolate Spa, where you can indulge is signature chocolate-themed treatments.  
Hershey - http://www.hersheypa.com
Indian Echo Caverns - http://www.indianechocaverns.com

Hollywood Casino/Penn National Race Track -   A red carpet experience awaits your group when you visit Central Pennsylvania’s premier entertainment facility open 24/7 and just minutes away from Hershey and Harrisburg. • Featuring over 50 of the most action filled table games  Blackjack, Poker, Roulette, Craps, and many more! • More than 2,450 hot slots • A Variety of restaurants ranging from elegant fine dining to great casual fare. • Free live entertainment in our unique Hollywood on the Roof venue. • Exciting live and simulcast thoroughbred horse racing year-round
Casino - http://www.pngaming.com.com

Swatara State Park - The 3,520-acre Swatara State Park consists of rolling fields and woodlands situated in the Swatara Valley, between Second and Blue mountains. Scenic Swatara Creek meanders the length of the park and is surrounded by forests and wetlands that support a diversity of wildlife.  Activities include hiking, fishing, and biking.
Swatara Park - http://dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/findapark/swatara/index.htm

Harrisburg -  There are so many things to do in Harrisburg, that you may need to plan to visit regularly! For those who like to be on the go, a historical museum, art gallery, or winery tour will show you lots of different sides to our region. The Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts showcases the most unique national touring acts and live performers.  Major league baseball players get their start playing for the Harrisburg Senators baseball team.  City Island features horse drawn carriage rides.
State Museum - http://www.statemuseumpa.org
National Civil War Museum - http://www.nationalcivilwarmuseum.org
Whitaker Center - http://www.whitakercenter.org
Pride of the Susquehanna Riverboat - http://www.harrisburgriverboat.com

Lancaster -  When you visit Lancaster, you'll experience a countryside steeped in history, art, creativity, fun and most importantly, Pennsylvania Dutch Country hospitality.  There is no shortage of exciting things to do.  Whether you're thinking of visiting for the authentic PA Amish experience, to shop, for exploring the vibrant downtown area, or to enjoy outdoor activities, Lancaster has something for you.
Lancaster - http://www.padutchcountry.com

Mount Hope Winery -  Since 1980, Mount Hope Winery has been offering a line of award-winning table, premium, specialty, and sparkling wines.  Complimentary wine tastings offered daily, year round.  The Victorian Mansion offers live theater.   This is also the home of the Pennsylvania Renaissance Fairer.
PA Renaissance Faire - http://www.parenfaire.com
Mount Hope Winery - http://www.parenfaire.com/winery/index.php

Lebanon -  Lebanon County has numerous historic attractions, many dating back to the early 1700's.  There is a lot to offer the avid shoppers and collectors.  From the rich German Heritage that took root in the country, visitors will witness pride of craftsmanship of the many artisans that have come to master their trade.
Lebanon - http://www.VisitLebanonCounty.com


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