13 days in Akron, Port Clinton & Columbus Itinerary

13 days in Akron, Port Clinton & Columbus Itinerary

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13 days in Akron, Port Clinton & Columbus Itinerary

Start: Pittsfield
drive:  8​h
1
Akron
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Port Clinton
— 8 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Columbus
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
End: Pittsfield

1
night
Akron

Akron ©
Akron is the fifth-largest city in the U.S. MAPS Air Museum has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): see the interesting displays at MAPS Air Museum.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Akron online attractions planner .

Pittsfield to Akron is an approximately 8.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. In July, daily temperatures in Akron can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Port Clinton.

Things to do in Akron

Museums

Side Trip

MAPS Air Museum
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MAPS Air Museum ©
MAPS Air Museum

8
nights
Port Clinton

Port Clinton ©
Port Clinton is a city in and the county seat of Ottawa County, Ohio, United States, about 44 miles east of Toledo. Get out of town with these interesting Port Clinton side-trips: Toledo Speedway (in Toledo), Chocolate Museum (in Put in Bay) and Millersburg (Heini's Cheese Chalet, Guggisberg Cheese Factory, & more). There's more to do: take an in-depth tour of Milan Historical Museum.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Port Clinton online trip itinerary maker .

Drive from Akron to Port Clinton in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in July, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Columbus.

Things to do in Port Clinton

Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Millersburg, Milan Historical Museum, Toledo Speedway, Chocolate Museum
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Milan Historical Museum ©
Milan Historical Museum
Hershberger Farm & Bakery ©
Hershberger Farm & Bakery
Guggisberg Cheese Factory ©
Guggisberg Cheese Factory

3
nights
Columbus

More than just one of the nation's top business centers, Columbus is a mixture of many different parts of America, situated at the spot where the so-called "Bible Belt" meets the varied cultures of the Great Plains and Appalachia.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ohio State University as well as National Museum of the US Air Force. Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): explore and take pictures at Ohio State University and then get interesting insight from Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: engage your brain at Center of Science and Industry (COSI), then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then see the interesting displays at National Museum of the US Air Force.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Columbus trip planning website .

Drive from Port Clinton to Columbus in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Columbus are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Columbus

Museums Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Zipline, National Museum of the US Air Force
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Zipline
Room Escape Games
National Museum of the US Air Force ©