2 days in Columbus & Pittsburgh Itinerary

2 days in Columbus & Pittsburgh Itinerary

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2 days in Columbus & Pittsburgh Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  3​h
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Columbus
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Pittsburgh
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Washington DC

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Easton Town Center and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Columbus itinerary planning site .

Washington DC to Columbus is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Washington DC in December, with highs in Columbus at 43°F and lows at 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Pittsburgh.

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Easton Town Center ©
Easton Town Center

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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.
On the 20th (Fri), stroll through Mount Washington, take in nature's colorful creations at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, and then wander the streets of Strip District.

To see ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Pittsburgh online trip maker .

Getting from Columbus to Pittsburgh by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In December, daily temperatures in Pittsburgh can reach 42°F, while at night they dip to 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

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Mount Washington ©
Mount Washington
Strip District ©
Strip District

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