Fall in love all over again with a romantic escape you’ll both cherish. With cozy B&Bs, inns and lodges, savory dining options, charming main streets for shopping and exploring, and all kinds of cultural attractions, there’s plenty to love in Lehigh Valley—including some of the tastiest chocolates anywhere.
You’ll adore everything Lehigh Valley has to offer (including the chocolate!):
Let a historic house restore you. A night of romance and relaxation is an ideal way to wrap up a day of sightseeing, wine sipping, and shopping around Lehigh Valley. Stay in a mansion, a charming downtown B&B or an inn with a beautiful country view. You’ll be pampered with attentive service and comfortable amenities, delicious breakfasts and special holiday packages.
Take a stroll down one of Lehigh Valley’s many historic and bustling Main Streets. Whether you’re looking to experience history from the American Revolution, sample the local flavor, or shop at a boutique, these downtowns are full of life, excitement, and fun.
Sip on Local Libations
A tour through Lehigh Valley's wineries is the perfect escape! Whether you like reds, whites, or a blend, you're sure to find a selection to fit your tastes. The wines of this American Viticultural Area are diverse and will please all varieties of oenophile. Many wineries and vineyards feature family-owned vineyards and wineries for you to explore. When you find your favorite varietal, be sure to take a bottle along home. Microbreweries in Lehigh Valley have become attractions, offering tours, tastings, food menus – even a game of Jenga so you can hang out and try a few pints in a wide variety of styles. If harder spirits like applejack, bourbon, and vodka are what you're looking to fuel your next date night, sample the flavors of Lehigh Valley's distilleries.
Catch a Show
The arts come in all shapes and sizes and there's no need for a big city when you can indulge your creative side with a visit to one of Lehigh Valley’s performing arts attractions. From historic theaters like the State Theatre Center for the Arts, to intimate theaters, playhouses and modern venues and arenas such as the Wind Creek Event Center or PPL Center, you’ll find playbills featuring top-notch acts and local performers. While these larger venues are currently unable to host shows, some more intimate venues like SteelStacks have events and concerts on the calendar!
Satisfy your sweet tooth. The Shoppes of Premise Maid has festively decorated rooms of chocolate delicacies, hard candies, and gift collectibles. The creamery shoppe offers 40 homemade ice cream flavors, and the bakery shoppe has freshly made pies, cakes, and the signature German sugar cakes. Still craving more? Josh Early Candies, a fifth-generation family business with original recipes created in the 1930s, will do it! Josh Early Candies uses only the freshest ingredients in small handmade batches, which ensures better texture and flavor not found in mass produced chocolates. If you're looking for the precision and finesse of a Parisian patisserie, look no further than Hellertown's Dolce Patisserie where macarons, truffles, chocolates, and cakes will wow you.
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