Details: Pretzels in Pennsylvania
Lancaster County is about 110 miles from the Beltway. Take Interstate 95 north to I-695 north to I-83 north. Take U.S. Route 30 east at Exit 21 to PA Route 501 (Lititz Pike) south to Lancaster.
Warwick Inn and Suites
613 Furnace Hills Pike, Lititz, Pa.; 800-264-7143
Rooms start at $89.
Lititz Family Cupboard
12 W. Newport Rd., Lititz, Pa.; 717-626-9102
Hearty Pennsylvania Dutch fare. Most entrees under $10.
Martin's Pretzel Bakery
1229 Diamond St., Akron, Pa.; 717-859-1272
Open Monday-Friday 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free.
Julius Sturgis Pretzel Bakery
219 E. Main St., Lititz, Pa.; 717-626-4354
Bakery tours Monday-Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Free.
Hammond Pretzel Bakery
716 S. West End Ave., Lancaster, Pa.; 717-392-7532
Bakery hours are Monday-Friday 7 to 5 a.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. to noon. Free.
Snyder's of Hanover
1350 York St., Hanover, Pa.; 800-233-7125
Tours Tuesday-Thursday at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Free, reservations required.