VALLEY FORGE (KYW Newsradio) — With current surveys displaying folks wish to keep nearer to residence for summer season holidays, a Montgomery County tourism group is rolling out the welcome mat.

Lisa Karl, a vp for the Valley Forge Tourism and Convention Board, mentioned the group partnered with dozens of resorts in Montgomery County to provide you with a getaway package deal.

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She mentioned it may be accessed by downloading the group’s Visit Valley Forge cellular app and choosing the place you wish to keep.

“Upon your arrival to the hotel, you’ll receive a welcome card with a secret password,” Karl defined. “And that password just needs to be typed into the mobile app and you’ll receive access to over $300 worth of savings to restaurants, attractions and other services throughout Montgomery County.”

Karl said the road to COVID-19 recovery starts with the leisure traveler and that’s exactly who the #MakeItMontco hotel package is targeting.

“From our malls, to the Elmwood Park Zoo, as well as Legoland and all of our restaurants they are really ramping up to welcome back all you travelers and tourists that want to experience a nice escape right here in their very own backyard here in Montgomery County,” Karl mentioned.


Karl mentioned the weekend or weeklong getaway is designed to enchantment to county residents in addition to these say in Philadelphia.

“We welcome folks to come out and get out of the city and do something different and enjoy the countryside, enjoy the outdoors and all the activities,” Karl mentioned.

She mentioned for those who’ve bought youngsters, convey them alongside as a result of there’s heaps for them to do and see, too.