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Gettysburg Travel Guide

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania is a town that magnificently mixes rich historic heritage with modern living and a thriving cultural and entertainment scene. Gettysburg was the scenario for the turning point battle of the civil war, and this heritage is commemorated in places like the Gettysburg National Military Park and the Gettysburg Battlefield.

Things to Do in Gettysburg

Culture and history are ever-present in Gettysburg in various forms, some of the more popular ones include the Gettysburg Museum of History with educational war exhibits, the Eisenhower National Historic Site where former President Eisenhower lived, and the Gettysburg Heritage Center where full-sized dioramas feature realistic figures and props.

Best Time to Visit Gettysburg

The weather in Gettysburg is warm from May to October, this is reflected in a peak of visitors and coincides with important events like the famous annual Gettysburg Civil War battle reenactment and parade.

Price and Availability Index in Gettysburg

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Gettysburg is in December, while the cheapest month is in May. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Gettysburg is in the high season in July. Gettysburg has its low season in March, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Gettysburg tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Gettysburg tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Gettysburg

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Gettysburg. The hottest month in Gettysburg is July, when temperatures peak at 93 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 7 ˚F. The wettest month in Gettysburg is May with 5.68 inches of rain, while the driest month is February with 1.38 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Gettysburg

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, Homeaway, VRBO and more. We have 3244 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Gettysburg ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. A trip to Gettysburg can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $28 per night. On average, a place to stay in Gettysburg will cost you $152 per night.

Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Gettysburg can pick from 159 places to stay that provide WiFi. 37 places to stay include a breakfast. Choose from 16 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. If you're planning on arriving in Gettysburg by car, be sure to choose from 129 accommodations that provide parking. 22 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

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