Kittanning is situated 35 miles (56 kilometers) northeast of Pittsburgh and 190 miles (306 kilometers) northwest of Washington, the United States of America's capital.
Taking a road trip through the cities, towns and villages in the vicinity of Kittanning will provide you with a true feel of the diverse people and landscapes of the region. If you're keen to explore more of the region, you'll find Tarentum, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northeast, and Butler 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the east.
About 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the southwest of Kittanning is Avalon, an important regional center and the home of Avalon Port, Catalina Island Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau and Catalina Island Golf Course. Avalon Pier, Catalina Casino and Catalina Island Museum are just a handful of the other interesting attractions that await.
A great way to explore the unique natural environment in Southwest Pennsylvania is to join for a hiking or zip-lining adventure.
If you intend on traveling by plane, it's handy to remember that the closest major airport is Venango Regional Airport, 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the northwest of Kittanning.