21 days in Northeast Ohio & Grand Rapids Itinerary

21 days in Northeast Ohio & Grand Rapids Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States route planner
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Fly to Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, Drive to Sugarcreek
— 3 nights
— 3 nights
— 5 nights
Grand Rapids
— 7 nights
— 1 night
Drive to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, Fly to Arusha


Sugarcreek — 3 nights

Sugarcreek is a village in Tuscarawas County, Ohio, United States. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Farm at Walnut Creek and David Warther Carvings. Change things up with a short trip to Congressman Ralph Regula Towpath Trail Park in Canal Fulton (about 44 minutes away). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Warther Museum, make a trip to World's Largest Cuckoo Clock, take an in-depth tour of Alpine Hills Historical Museum, and get in on the family fun at Tuscora Park.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Sugarcreek holiday planner.

Arusha, Tanzania to Sugarcreek is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Arusha to Sugarcreek. Traveling from Arusha in July, you will find days in Sugarcreek are a bit warmer (33°C), and nights are about the same (20°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Conneaut.
Museums · Outdoors · Theme Parks · Trails
Side Trips

Conneaut — 3 nights

Conneaut is a city in Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States, along Lake Erie at the mouth of Conneaut Creek. Bring the kids along to Conneaut Township Park and Western Reserve Greenway. When in Conneaut, make a side trip to see Geneva State Park in Geneva on the Lake, approximately Geneva on the Lake away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Creek Road Covered Bridge and snap pictures at State Road Covered Bridge.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Conneaut attractions planner.

Drive from Sugarcreek to Conneaut in 2.5 hours. July in Conneaut sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can drive to Cleveland.
Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
Side Trips

Cleveland — 5 nights

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.
Attractions like Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Cleveland Metroparks Zoo make great kid-friendly stops. Venture out of the city with trips to Akron (Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens & Akron Zoo). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Cleveland Museum of Art, explore the different monuments and memorials at Lake View Cemetery, let little ones run wild at Memphis Kiddie Park, and hunt for treasures at West Side Market.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Cleveland sightseeing website.

Traveling by car from Conneaut to Cleveland takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Conneaut in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Cleveland, with lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to fly to Grand Rapids.
Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Side Trips

Grand Rapids — 7 nights

The second largest city in Michigan and a hub of furniture manufacturing, Grand Rapids bears the nickname "Furniture City." However, the destination's original name came from the rapids of the Grand River that once ran through the downtown area.
Kids will enjoy Stony Lake Stables and Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Grand Rapids: Boulder Ridge Wild Animal Park (in Alto), Saint Joseph (Whirlpool Compass Fountain, Silver Beach Carousel, &more) and Silver Lake State Park Pedestrian Dune Access (in Hart). There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Meyer May House, appreciate the history behind Leonardo da Vinci's Horse, take an in-depth tour of Grand Rapids Public Museum, and enjoy the sand and surf at Holland State Park Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Grand Rapids trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Cleveland to Grand Rapids takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cleveland in July, Grand Rapids is a bit cooler at night with lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Oregon.
Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Theme Parks
Side Trips

Oregon — 1 night

GeographyOregon is located at .According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 38.04sqmi, of which 29.98sqmi is land and 8.06sqmi is water.Demographics2010 censusAs of the census of 2010, there were 20,291 people, 8,196 households, and 5,555 families residing in the city. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): walk around Pearson's Metropark and then enjoy the sand and surf at Maumee Bay State Park.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Oregon trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Grand Rapids to Oregon takes 3 hours. In July in Oregon, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.
Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature