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Philadelphia Resources for Travel Professionals

Philadelphia’s central location on the East Coast — just ninety miles from New York City and 135 miles from Washington, D.C. — makes it a top pick for travel planners. Here, visitors can explore the nation’s most historic square mile at Independence National Historical Park, admire Philadelphia’s unparalleled collection of public art, tour iconic museums, enjoy tax-free shopping on clothes and shoes, and embrace the outdoors in one of the largest city-owned urban park systems in the United States.

Photo courtesy of PHL Airport.

Philadelphia: Gateway to the United States

With nonstop service from hubs across Europe on major international carriers, and a central location just over ninety miles from New York City and approximately 140 miles from Washington, D.C., the City of Brotherly Love’s location on the East Coast makes it a preferred entry point for travelers.


Philadelphia's skyline. Photo courtesy of W Philadelphia.

New Hotel Developments

Dozens of downtown hotels place visitors just steps from top attractions, restaurants, and historic sites, with new properties now open including a luxurious sky-high stay and a boutique option inside a historic landmark building.

New Hotels

New Restaurants in Philadelphia

From beloved chefs and restaurants reinventing themselves, to cutting-edge dining experiences, there’s a lot to get excited about eating in Philadelphia today.

New Restaurants

Philadelphia Official Visitor Guides

International Visitors Guides

Philadelphia’s rich history and modern energy make it the perfect place for travelers from all over the globe. View international guides available in seven languages and equipped with tailored itineraries.

International Guides

Philadelphia Official Visitors Guide™

Your official source for what to see and do in Philadelphia, including neighborhood-by-neighborhood suggestions, custom itineraries, travel essentials, a cheesesteak trail, and much more.

Official Visitors Guide

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