A 5-Day, 4-Night Trip

There is no greater journey than the journey of self. Achieve a new level of mindfulness as you travel among our serene valleys and mountain vistas. Offer sun salutations, shop at farmers' markets, nurture your spirit with adventure and fantastic food and learn new methods of wellness at our region's renowned facilities. The Laurel Highlands has a way of healing and encouraging growth, and we are excited to help cultivate your well-being. 

Day One

  • Stop in at Faranda Farm, a working pumpkin farm specializing in agricultural education and tourism.
  • How sweet it is! Sample honey and attend a beekeeping workshop at Summer Smiles Honey Farm.
  • Take part in a travel writing workshop at Lifelong Learning Center: Bethlen Communities.
  • Walk the meditation trail at Antiochian Village and Conference Center.

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Day Two

  • Participate in sun salutations at Laurel Mountain State Park.
  • Explore more than 130 vendors who "make it, bake it or grow it" at the Ligonier Country Market.
  • Enjoy shopping and lunch on your own in historic Ligonier.
  • Check out Hillside Orchards, a fourth-generation family farm and farm market.
  • Experience the impressive New American cuisine and expansive views at Out of the Fire Cafe.

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Day Three

Day Four

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Day Five