Philadelphia offers visitors a way to enjoy its most famous historical attractions while also getting some physical activity on their bicycles, writes Sharon Nolan for the USA TODAY 10Best.
The park is filled with meadows, rolling hills, and historical sites. It also played a significant role in the Revolutionary War, as George Washington‘s Continental Army was encamped there for many months during the harsh winter of 1777–1778.
You can also roll through the historical Laurel Hill Cemetery, which is a 78-acre national historic landmark with an award-winning arboretum.
Meanwhile, biking through Fairmount Park will take you to several historical mansions, including Historic Strawberry Mansion, Lemon Hill, and Mount Pleasant.
Read more about enjoying Philadelphia on a bicycle in the USA TODAY 10Best.
Riding the Schuylkill River Trail from Philadelphia Museum of Art to Reading, a 60 mile trip, in a day.