Destination guide

Travel to lively Palmyra

Come and experience Palmyra and its live music, theater scene and wineries. This welcoming city allures visitors with its shopping and restaurants. Hershey's Chocolate World and Hersheypark Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Palmyra

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Palmyra a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hershey's Chocolate World (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • ZooAmerica (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Hersheypark (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • The Lazer Factory (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Mt. Gretna Lake & Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Royal Oaks Golf Course (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Palmyra

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Palmyra is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hershey Gardens (3.9 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Mt. Gretna Lake & Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Indian Echo Caverns (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Union Canal Tunnel Park (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Kohl Memorial Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Palmyra

The nearest airport is in Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.), located 11 mi (17.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Harrisburg, PA (HAR-Capital City), which is 14.9 mi (23.9 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Palmyra?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 131 vacation rentals near Palmyra. From 47 Houses to 24 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Palmyra for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Palmyra?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Palmyra. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Risser Marvel Farm Market: 197 vacation rentals
  • Hersheypark: 176 vacation rentals
  • Amish Country: 257 vacation rentals
  • Hershey's Chocolate World: 191 vacation rentals
  • Spooky Nook Sports: 296 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Palmyra listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Palmyra?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 47 Houses in Palmyra. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Palmyra include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 24 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 39 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Palmyra?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 30 vacation rentals with pool available in Palmyra. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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