Washington, the capital of the United States of America, is situated 80 miles (129 kilometers) to the southeast of Mercersburg, while Gettysburg is 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the east.
From much-loved, tourist hotspots to hidden gems slightly off the beaten path, the area around Mercersburg is wonderfully endowed with sights and attractions. If you're looking for other places to check out, you'll find Hedgesville, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north, and Fayetteville 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west.
While you are on holiday in Mercersburg, why don't you enjoy Chambersburg. Approximately 15 miles (24 kilometers) to the northeast, this regional city is home to Cluggy's Family Amusement Center, Caledonia State Park and Majestic Ridge Golf Course. And don't rush back to Mercersburg until you've visited Chambersburg's Capitol Theatre and Wilson College.
When the weather's less than perfect, don't worry, Central Pennsylvania offers a wide range of art museums, that'll keep you busy.
Take your own gear or rent it on the spot, and discover the local water activities. Rafting is a good activity to try. Another good option is canoeing.
When booking your trip to Mercersburg, keep in mind that the closest major airport, Hagerstown Regional Airport, is situated in in Hagerstown, 12 miles (19 kilometers) away.