11 days in Nelsonville & Hammond Itinerary

11 days in Nelsonville & Hammond Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dallas
Fly + Drive:  14 h 30 min
— 4 nights
Drive:  12 h 30 min
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  4 h 45 min
End: Dallas


Nelsonville ©
Nelsonville is a city in northwestern York Township, Athens County, Ohio, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Nelsonville side-trips: Zanesville (Alan Cottrill Sculpture Studio & Gallery, Zanesville Museum of Art, &more), Portsmouth (Southern Ohio Museum & Portsmouth Floodwall Mural) and Marietta (The Castle, The Basilica of Saint Mary of the Assumption, &more). Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Nelsonville Emporium, grab your bike and head to Hockhocking Adena bikeway, shop like a local with Athens Farmers Market, and take a peaceful walk through Wayne National Forest.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Nelsonville road trip tool.

Dallas to Nelsonville is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dallas to Nelsonville due to the time zone difference. In December, Nelsonville is slightly colder than Dallas - with highs of 45°F and lows of 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Hammond.

Things to do in Nelsonville

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Zanesville, Marietta, Portsmouth, Athens Farmers Market
Highlights from your plan
Zanesville Museum of Art ©
Zanesville Museum of Art
Portsmouth Floodwall Mural ©
Portsmouth Floodwall Mural
Nelsonville Emporium ©
Nelsonville Emporium


Hammond ©
Hammond is the largest city in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, United States, located 45mi east of Baton Rouge and 45mi northwest of New Orleans. Venture out of the city with trips to Whitney Plantation (in Wallace), San Francisco Plantation (in Garyville) and Vacherie (Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site, St. Joseph Plantation, &more). And it doesn't end there: try to win big at Beau Rivage Casino, look for gifts at Bayou Booksellers, have some family-friendly fun at IP Casino Resort, and don't miss a visit to Hurricane Katrina Memorial.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Hammond visit site.

You can drive from Nelsonville to Hammond in 14.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Nelsonville to Hammond. Traveling from Nelsonville in December, expect nights in Hammond to be a bit warmer, around 45°F, while days are warmer, around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hammond

Historic Sites Fun & Games Casinos

Side Trips

Biloxi, Vacherie, Slidell, Whitney Plantation, Abita Mystery House
Highlights from your plan
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site ©
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
Beau Rivage Casino ©
Beau Rivage Casino