Destination guide

Travel to lively Palmyra

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


Activities and attractions in Palmyra

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

  • 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 centre:

  • 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

Travelling to and around Palmyra

The nearest airport is in Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.), located 11 mi (17.7 km) from the city centre. 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.

How many holiday rentals are available around Palmyra?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 227 holiday lettings around Palmyra. From 52 houses to 35 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Palmyra? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Palmyra. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Risser Marvel Farm Market: 303 holiday lettings
  • Amish Country: 253 holiday lettings
  • York City Ice Arena: 60 holiday lettings
  • Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre: 273 holiday lettings
  • Nissley Vineyards and Winery Estate: 343 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Houses in Palmyra?

Yes, of course. offers 52 Houses in Palmyra. Our other popular types of Palmyra holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 35 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 34 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 34 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Palmyra?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 126 holiday homes with pool available in Palmyra. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.