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Details: Hershey, Pa.

Thursday, January 27, 2011; 12:32 PM

GETTING THERE

Hershey, Pa., is about 130 miles from Washington. Take I-270 north to U.S. Route 15 north to I-83 north. Take Exit 46B onto U.S. Route 322 east. Take the ramp toward PA-39 onto Hersheypark Drive. At the fourth light, turn left onto Hotel Road.

STAYING THERE
Hotel Hershey

100 Hotel Rd.

717- 533-2171

www.thehotelhershey.com

Modeled on a Mediterranean resort and includes 10 cottages. Rooms from $259 a night.

Hershey Lodge

325 University Dr.

800-437-7439

www.hersheylodge.com

More generic than the hotel, with larger rooms. Rates from $179.

EATING THERE
Oasis

100 Hotel Rd.

717-520-5888

www.chocolatespa.com

Lunch by reservation with spa appointment. $20.

Harvest

100 Hotel Rd.

717-534-8800

www.thehotelhershey.com

American cuisine with ingredients from within 100 miles. Behind Hotel Hershey. Entrees from $9.

PLAYING THERE
Chocolate World

251 Park Blvd.

717-534-4900

www.hersheys.com/chocolateworld

Make Your Own Candy Bar $9.95 in February. Open daily; hours vary.

Hershey Story

63 W. Chocolate Ave.

717-534-3439

www.hersheystory.org

Colorful, interactive exhibits. Includes a cafe and Chocolate Lab (by reservation). Daily 10-5. $10.

Hershey Theatre

15 E. Caracas Ave.

717-533-3000

www.hersheytheatre.com

Tours by reservation Fridays at 11. $7.

ZooAmerica

100 W. Hersheypark Dr.

www.zooamerica.com

Daily 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in February. $10.

INFORMATION

www.chocolatecoveredfebruary.com

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