Places to Visit near Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Tourist Attractions
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Pittsburgh visiting places include a number of places which are indeed unique and quite distinct from the rest. Places to Visit near Pittsburgh include a number of cities like Monroeville Man, Ohiopyle State Park, Mt. Washington and the Incline, The National Aviary. If you are going with the family or alone chances are that you will not get bored.
Pittsburgh offers a number of interesting places to visit for the travellers. Apart from the natural beauty it has lot of exciting places to be seen.
This is located at Pittsburgh, it is one of the most visited malls in the city. There are some of the best stores present here like Yankee Candle, Body and Bath, Victories Secret. This place is considered to offer you some of the best and most amazing shopping items which surely you wouldn’t be able to find in any other shopping mall. The kids too have a large number of items stored for them. There are some of the best food being offered here so if you feel hungry head directly to this place.
Ohiopyle State Park
It is situated at a distance of around 40 miles from Pittsburgh and is said to be an interesting place to visit. There is so much to be seen here like the waterfalls, landscapes, vegetation too is simply wonderful, the gorges add beauty to the place, you will also love the rocks of the park which are quite distinct.
The beautiful Youghiogheny river too is known to add a majestic view to the park. Visitors flock here in hundreds and this is considered to be one of the most visited places. If you visit the park the plus point is that you will also get a chance to go to the Fallingwater and Kentucky Knob which are said to be one of the unique pieces of architecture.
Mt. Washington and the Inclines
If you don’t visit this, your visit won’t be considered as complete. You will see a large number of restaurants here. Earlier it was known as “Coal Hill”. If you move to the top and look at the downtown it offers you a magnificent view which surely you can never forget. The night scene is all the more beautiful.
The National Aviary
It is located close to the Allegheny river and it is said to be the home of some of the most beautiful and attractive birds which perhaps you will not be able to find anywhere else. As you walk through the place, you can easily see the birds humming as well as flying near you.
If you want to be with the locals and enjoy their style of living over a cup of coffee then visit this warehouse district which indeed is different and unique.