15 days in Cincinnati & Cleveland Itinerary

15 days in Cincinnati & Cleveland Itinerary

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15 days in Cincinnati & Cleveland Itinerary

Start: Springfield
Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
Cincinnati
— 9 nights
Fly:  2​h
2
Cleveland
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Springfield

9
nights
Cincinnati

Cincinnati ©
Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes National Underground Railroad Freedom Center as well as Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cincinnati: Dayton (Dayton Mall & Woodland Cemetery & Arboretum), Lexington (Spas, Country Boy Brewing, & more) and Yuko-En on the Elkhorn (in Georgetown). There's still lots to do: test your problem-solving skills at Houdini's Room Escape, see the sky in a new way at Cincinnati Observatory, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Crossroads Church, and don't miss a visit to Mushroom House.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Cincinnati visit planning app .

Springfield to Cincinnati is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Springfield to Cincinnati is 1 hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Cleveland.

Things to do in Cincinnati

Outdoors Breweries & Distilleries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Springfield, Lexington, Richmond, Dayton, The Hairless Hare
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Houdini's Room Escape ©
Houdini's Room Escape
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden ©
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

5
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.
Explore Cleveland's surroundings by going to MAPS Air Museum (in North Canton), Troyers Country Market (in Millersburg) and Baylor Beach Park (in Navarre). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at A Christmas Story House, steep yourself in history at First Ladies National Historic Site, take in nature's colorful creations at Schedel Gardens and Arboretum, and get a new perspective on nature at Cleveland Museum of Natural History.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Cleveland travel tool .

Traveling by flight from Cincinnati to Cleveland takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Cincinnati in September, plan for little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in Cleveland: temperatures range from 75°F by day to 62°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cleveland

Museums Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

MAPS Air Museum, Baylor Beach Park, Midvale Speedway, Goodyear Airdock, Troyers Country Market
Highlights from your plan
MAPS Air Museum ©
MAPS Air Museum
A Christmas Story House ©
A Christmas Story House
Cleveland Museum of Natural History ©

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