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Philadelphia

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The force behind the American Revolution and Independence, Philadelphia is chock full of awesome historical gems -- but don't let that fool you. Equally parts old school and new, Philly shines like a renaissance city with its revitalized neighborhoods and cultural enclaves, all woven around the story of America.

Venture to the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall and stop in Reading Terminal for quick gourmet eats. See the lights on Boathouse Row then hit the pubs, clubs or theaters. Come for one of the nation's longest 4th of July celebrations, then retire to a posh hotel in Rittenhouse Square.

For more Philadelphia travel plans that surprise and inspire, let Orbitz be your guide Take a look at our top 10 highlights and start dreaming up your Philadelphia vacation. 

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Philadelphia Vacation Packages

Hotel only $89

1 Club Quarters in Philadelphia

3 stars
4.0 / 5 650 reviews

1628 Chestnut Street Map

Save 12% on your stay

Looking for a little extra flexibility for your Philly stay? Club Quarters Hotel Philadelphia lets you dine how you want, when you want, with kitchenettes and dining areas available in-room for certain accommodations. The Club living room is designed like an old-time... More

Hotel only $103

2 Loews Philadelphia Hotel

4 stars
4.2 / 5 182 reviews

1200 Market St Map

Special Offer - Rates from $139 USD

Housed in the Philadelphia Savings Fund Society Building, the Loews Hotel Philadelphia wins big on its minimalist slate-grey style, with touches like the house spirits aging in oak barrels behind the bar at Bank & Bourbon restaurant. Families are taken care of with... More

Hotel only $149

3 Sonesta Hotel Philadelphia

4 stars
3.6 / 5 129 reviews

1800 Market Street Map

Save 25% on your stay

The Sonesta Hotel Philadelphia makes the most of its Center City location, with a rooftop pool looking out over the skyline. In-room video games, movies and extra considerations like quiet-zone floors for working during the week make it a favorite for those in Philly on... More

Hotel only $107

4 Omni Hotel At Independence Park

4 stars
4.3 / 5 147 reviews

401 Chestnut Street Map

Save 10% on your stay

 The Omni Group's flagship downtown Philly branch, the Omni Hotel Independence Park Hotel Philadelphia reflects its Society Hill location along with rich history in its plush, old-European decor, grand piano and sparkling chandeliers. The dusky drapes and cozy booths... More

Hotel only $113

5 Palomar Philadelphia, a Kimpton Hotel

4 stars
4.5 / 5 88 reviews

117 S 17th Street Map

Save 10% on your stay

Built in the 1920s, Kimpton Palomar Hotel Philadelphia is a boutique hotel overflowing with quirky touches. The building is strikingly Art Deco, inside and out, with multicolored busts lining the lobby and modernist wall-art. Happy hours don’t come much more sophisticated... More

Hotel only $97

6 The Windsor Suites

3 stars
4.0 / 5 241 reviews

1700 Ben Franklin Parkway Map

Advance purchase savings non refundable

Style your Philly vacation your way with the apart-hotel at The Windsor Suites Hotel Philadelphia. Continental-style terraces greet you outside, and once you've checked into your own city-facing balcony (selected rooms), views of nearby City Hall are yours to enjoy. There... More

Hotel only $129

7 Monaco Philadelphia a Kimpton Hotel

4 stars
4.6 / 5 42 reviews

433 Chestnut Street Map

Save 10% on your stay

Across the street from Philadelphias iconic Liberty Bell is the Hotel Monaco. Built in 1906 the historic Lafayette building has been renovated and refurbished in the prestigious Old City section of Center City. The new Hotel Monaco Philadelphia features Red Owl Tavern a... More

Hotel only $114

8 Sofitel Philadelphia

4 stars
4.3 / 5 196 reviews

120 South 17Th Street Map

Save 30% on your stay

A hybrid of American and French design, the Sofitel Hotel Philadelphia is full of unique touches, from the Shaker quilt-inspired patterns in the stone lobby to the Art Deco lines of the suites themselves. Get your Francais fix at the Liberte Urban Chic restaurant, where... More

Hotel only $126

9 Latham Hotel Downtown- Philadelphia

3 stars
4.2 / 5 78 reviews

135 South 17th St Map

The Latham Hotel's turn-of-the-century facade and huge glass door open to high ceilings and parlors lined with monochrome photos of classic movie stars. Planted on the National Register of Historic Places, the hotel was built on the site of university founder William... More

Hotel only $89

10 Doubletree Hotel Philadelphia

3 stars
4.0 / 5 186 reviews

237 South Broad Street Map

Includes breakfast for 2 adults and 2 children

Symphony of Cultural District comfort with pool and fitness centerThe Doubletree Hotel Philadelphia boasts a top location in the heart of the city's Cultural District on the Avenue of the Arts. Across from the Academy of Music, this 432-room high-rise is within walking... More

Philadelphia highlights

  • Philadelphia highlights
  • Wawa Welcome America! 4th of July Festival

    Come to the birthplace of America for an 11-day tribute with fireworks galore, free headlining concerts, a Main-Street style parade, and the chance to see descendants of the original Declaration of Independence signers "tap" the Liberty Bell.

  • Liberty Bell Center

    Ever wonder what this bell has to do with the Declaration of Independence? Head to this centerpiece in Philly's Historic District to get the full story and see the iconic original, with its famed crack, biblical inscription and all.

  • Franklin Institute Science Museum

    Bring the kids to this Ben Franklin tribute featuring stellar science exhibits, including a giant walk-through heart, an athletic Sports Challenge, IMAX theater and top-floor observatory.

  • Eastern State Penitentiary

    Get behind bars (and a solid tour guide) at this historic "first" penitentiary, once home to criminals like Al Capone and "Slick" Willie Sutton. Test your mettle at night with a haunted tour of notoriously ghosty ESP.

  • Fairmont Park

    Get lost in one of the largest parks in the country (and a whopping 10 percent of Philadelphia's land), including Rittenhouse Square, LOVE Park, America's oldest zoo, the Rodin Museum and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

  • Boathouse Row

    Not just for regattas, this vibrant strip of boathouses on the Schuylkill River also sports a rec center, social club and canoe clubs. Join the local scene and run, walk or people watch.

  • Philadelphia Museum of Art

    Make like Rocky and jog up the Museum's 72 stone steps, but don't stop there. Come inside the pillared landmark to explore 225,000 art objects across famed period rooms. Back outside, take in hilltop views of the city, Fairmont Park, the Schuylkill River … and the nearby Rocky statue.

  • National Constitution Center

    The four-pages-long, centuries-old Declaration of Independence turns high-tech interactive for all ages here, where you'll also find an original public copy of "We the people."

  • Reading Terminal Market

    Come hungry to this 1893-landmark farmers market at 12th and Arch for a wildly diverse and delectable assortment of Philly feast-ables. If you eat only one thing, let it be an authentic Amish baked good.

  • Independence Hall

    Walk the same halls as George Washington and see where the Declaration of Independence was adopted, the U.S. Constitution was debated, and a joker named Ben Franklin was known to trip opposing delegates.