15 Small Towns Around Philadelphia Where Everyone Knows Your Name

There’s nothing wrong with loving the city life, but sometimes you want to get out to the small towns around Philadelphia to experience a slow-paced afternoon and enjoy boutiques, restaurants, and green space in a more relaxed, rural environment. Check out our picks for the 15 best small towns near Philly – each one is perfect for a day trip!

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For an even more awesome day trip to Lambertville and New Hope, take a ride on the New Hope and Ivyland Railroad – they even have a wine-themed train trip!

What’s your favorite small town near Philadelphia? Share your thoughts in the comments below. Happy travels!