Pittsburgh's Amish Country

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Tour Number

Activity Level

45023


Categories

Museums / Culture, Youth and Family, Other

Details

Kid Friendly: No. NOT suitable for children under 12 years of age

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

New Wilmington and Volant


An Amish community of approximately 1, 500 people is located about one hour north of Pittsburgh in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, the third largest Old Order Amish sect in the United States. The villages of New Wilmington and Volant offer quaint specialty shops, a grist mill and Amish made quilts, furniture and accessories. The back country roads provide a scenic backdrop to the homes, farms and schoolhouses of the Amish people. NOT AVAILABLE ON SUNDAYS (businesses and attractions are closed due to religious observations).

Itinerary

I will pick you up at your designated location in the Pittsburgh Metro area and drive you about an hour north of Pittsburgh to the Amish country of Western Pennsylvania. We'll stop in the quaint villages of New Wilmington and Volant and see the Amish community. I will then drive you back to your designated location in the Pittsburgh Metro area.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: your designated location in the Pittsburgh Metro area

End location: your designated location in the Pittsburgh Metro area

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

For 1-6 guests, I will drive you in my 2009 Honda Odyssey mini-van. For 7-12 guests, I can rent a passenger van for an additional charge of about $150 USD.

What’s Included

transportation to and from Pittsburgh and New Wilmington/Volant (gas, parking and tolls included)

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 USD - Amish food, quilts, gifts, CASH ONLY, the Amish do not use credit/debit cards. There are banks in town where you can use an ATM to get cash

What’s Extra

Food, drinks, snacks, any personal expenses or any admission fees

Restrictions

none

A Recent Review of this tour

Excellent and interesting tour to the Amish country. Phil is very knowledgeable and professional. I enjoyed my time in his company. Would strongly recommend him
Abdullah Alsultan

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