Visit Mercer County, PA, and Have the Perfect Three-Day Escape!

Are you in need of an escape? In Mercer County, PA, you’ll find the perfect activities to help you disconnect from the stresses of everyday life and take in the beauty of the world around you. Best of all, we’ve done all the planning for you! This blog is your three-day itinerary for your trip. From top places to eat to hikes for a relaxing afternoon, we have it all here. If you want more reasons to visit Mercer County, PA, get your copy of our Vacation Guide! Inside, you’ll find all the top attractions you can’t miss. Let’s explore your Mercer County, PA, 3-day itinerary!    

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Mercer County, PA 3-day Itinerary

Day 1: Local Adventures   Hiking

Start your day by immersing yourself in nature’s beauty with an outdoor adventure. Head to one of the scenic hiking trails in Mercer County, PA, such as Falling Run Nature Trail or Shenango Trail Both trails offer beautiful views and plenty of sights to take in. After working up an appetite, treat yourself to a delicious lunch at one of the local restaurants. From local eateries to international flavors, Mercer County, PA, offers a diverse culinary scene to satisfy any palate. Indulge in various culinary options and get a taste of everything the area offers.    

If you’re looking for time on the water, head to one of the beautiful lakes and rivers in the area for a day of boating. Rent a kayak or paddleboard and explore the tranquil waters at your own pace. North Star Marina is one of our favorites. Enjoy the serenity of the surroundings and immerse yourself in nature’s embrace. Fishing enthusiasts can cast a line and try to catch some of the abundant fish species in these lakes. Before getting on the water, stop by Carried Away Outfitters and grab your rental gear.

Day 2: Golf & Wine, Brew, and Spirits 

Tee off at one of Mercer County, PA’s premier golf courses in the morning. Challenge yourself on well-manicured fairways and enjoy the picturesque surroundings. Whether an experienced golfer or a beginner, these courses offer a memorable golfing experience for all skill levels. Afterward, reward yourself and dive into Mercer County, PA’s vibrant wine and brew scene by exploring the Wine & Brew and Spirits Trail. Gather friends and embark on a delightful journey, visiting local wineries, breweries, and distilleries. Enjoy tastings of unique wines crafted with care from locally grown grapes and sample delicious craft beers or a cocktail.   

Day 3: Spa Wellness DayBuhl Mansion spa

Take this day to embark on a shopping excursion! Take advantage of the best retailers in Mercer County, PA, and explore the unique boutiques and shops. Whether looking for clothing, accessories, or home decor, you’ll find plenty of options to browse and discover hidden gems. After enjoying some retail therapy, indulge in well-deserved relaxation by booking a spa treatment at Buhl Mansion Guesthouse & Spa. Whether you’re on a girlfriends’ getaway or a romantic retreat, unwind with a soothing massage or rejuvenating facial at one of America’s most luxurious spas. Let the stress melt away as you pamper yourself with indulgent treatments, leaving you feeling revitalized and refreshed. Our packages offer a customized experience!

Stay With Buhl Mansion Guesthouse & Spa to Complete Your Mercer County, PA Getaway!   Buhl Mansion exterior

At Buhl Mansion Guesthouse & Spa, guests enjoy the best accommodations and packages to complete their Mercer County, PA vacation. Walk the grounds and take in the beauty of this historic property. Visit our sister property and dine at Stonewall’s Tavern and enjoy 10% off your dinner! No matter what brings you to our area, there is something for everyone to enjoy. We can’t wait to welcome you to Mercer County, PA, and our one-of-a-kind property.   

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