Guide for Kutztown
Kutztown, Pennsylvania is a quaint, small suburban enclave located in Berks County. Kutztown is located about halfway between the bigger cities of Allentown and Reading, both about 20 miles away. Philadelphia is just 70 miles away and New York City isn?t much further at 100 miles away. The town clearly has a rustic charm that attracts students to Kutztown University as well as to nearby attractions in and around Berks County. Kutztown itself is also home to hiking trails, quaint shops and stores, and so much more.
Top Kutztown Attractions to Look Out For
If you are looking to visit Kutztown and the surrounding Berks County area, there are a quite a few attractions to keep you occupied. The area is worth an overnight stay for both the rustic beauty as well as the historic sights.
There are several picturesque covered bridges in and around Kutztown that are perfect for a photo opportunity. Kutz Mill?s Covered Bridge is located a few miles north of Kutztown University and is one of the most scenic spots in the region.
Best Places To Stay In Kutztown
Transportation within Kutztown
Getting around Kutztown is advisable only by car. However, many of the shops and restaurants in town are within walking distance of each other. Kutztown has no public transportation system open to visitors or townspeople. However, university students do use the shuttle system provided by Kutztown University.
Of course, getting to and from New York City is a breeze thanks to bus service provided by OurBus.
Shopping & Dining In Kutztown
Kutztown has a main downtown area with a stretch of a few dozen shops, restaurants, bars, and lodging. During the months school is in session and on weekends, the main streets of Kutztown are bustling with students partying.
However, during other times, things are much more quiet and quaint. Kutztown has several antique shops, apparel stores, and other knick knacks that are made locally. There are also craft and flower stores, thrift stores, a bookstore, and a record store.
Kutztown has several dining options along its main drag. Most popular are the Kutztown Tavern, Pretzel Revolution, Mamma?s Delight Pizza, and Spuds, a restaurant that is famous for its 25 varieties of french fries.
Still not satisfied? Looking for more things to do in Kutztown? Don?t forget to add these to your to-do list:
Wondering what the best way to get to Kutztown is? Take OurBus, obviously!
Taking a Bus Trip to Kutztown
Taking a bus trip to Kutztown is flexible, cheap, and comfortable. Ditch the car ride and take OurBus. Ticket bookings are hassle-free, mobile-friendly, and can be made online at OurBus.com or on the OurBus app. There are so many benefits that come along with the ride itself too:
Bus tracking service
Free bottled water
Notable Events in Kutztown
For such a small town, Kutztown and the surrounding region has a surprising number of events, especially outdoors during the warmer months Here are some of the top events to look out for: