10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Chesapeake
Drive:  7​h 30​min
1
Canton
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Cleveland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Pittsburgh
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Gettysburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: Chesapeake

2
nights
Canton

Canton ©
Canton is a city in and the county seat of Stark County, Ohio, United States. Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens and Dr. Bob's Gravesite will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Warther Museum and Zoar Village State Memorial. Change things up with these side-trips from Canton: Heini's Cheese Chalet (in Millersburg) and Akron Zoo (in Akron). Spend the 7th (Sun) among the lush surroundings of Gervasi Vineyard. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of McKinley Presidential Library & Museum and admire the striking features of Historic Ridgewood.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Canton travel itinerary planner.

Chesapeake to Canton is an approximately 9-hour car ride. You can also fly. Traveling from Chesapeake in April, expect Canton to be little chillier, temps between 61°F and 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Cleveland.

Things to do in Canton

Wineries Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Akron, Heini's Cheese Chalet, Warther Museum, Zoar Village State Memorial
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Warther Museum ©
Warther Museum
Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens ©
Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens
Zoar Village State Memorial ©
Zoar Village State Memorial

2
nights
Cleveland

Cleveland ©
A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): shop like a local with West Side Market, then stop by Campbells Popcorn Shop, then explore the world behind art at The Cleveland Museum of Art, and finally stroll the grounds of Lake View Cemetery. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, then take in nature's colorful creations at Rockefeller Park Greenhouse, and then try to win big at JACK Cleveland Casino.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Cleveland vacation planning site .

Drive from Canton to Cleveland in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Cleveland sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 40°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Cleveland

Historic Sites Museums Casinos
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West Side Market ©
West Side Market
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ©
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
The Cleveland Museum of Art ©
The Cleveland Museum of Art

3
nights
Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh ©
Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Fallingwater and Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Merrick Art Gallery and Bicycle Heaven. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Pittsburgh: Grove City Premium Outlets (in Grove City) and The Hall Closet, Hall China Factory (in East Liverpool). There's much more to do: view the masterpieces at Pittsburgh Glass Center Studios, relax in the rural setting at Shenot Farm & Market, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Washington, and wander the streets of The Strip District.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Pittsburgh route planner.

Drive from Cleveland to Pittsburgh in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Cleveland in April: highs in Pittsburgh hover around 63°F, while lows dip to 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Fallingwater, The Hall Closet, Hall China Factory, Shenot Farm & Market, Merrick Art Gallery, Grove City Premium Outlets
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Bicycle Heaven ©
Bicycle Heaven
Fallingwater ©
Fallingwater

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nights
Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): stroll the grounds of Gettysburg National Cemetery, then witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park, and then savor the flavors at Brown's Orchards and Farm Market. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Jennie Wade House, then get engrossed in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, and then stop by The Christmas Haus.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Gettysburg trip maker site .

You can drive from Pittsburgh to Gettysburg in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Gettysburg are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Brown's Orchards and Farm Market, The Christmas Haus
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