26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Toledo
— 4 nights
2
Sandusky
— 3 nights
3
Cleveland
— 4 nights
4
Youngstown
— 4 nights
5
Dayton
— 4 nights
6
Cincinnati
— 6 nights

4
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Toledo

Toledo ©
Toledo is a city in and the county seat of Lucas County, Ohio, United States. Step off the beaten path and head to Toledo Museum of Art and Imagination Station. Your inner history buff will appreciate The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant and Edsel & Eleanor Ford House. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Toledo: Silver Bells Christmas Shoppe (in Dundee), Magee Marsh Wildlife Area (in Oak Harbor) and The Town Peddler Craft and Antique Mall (in Livonia). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at National Museum of the Great Lakes, tour the pleasant surroundings at W.W. Knight Nature Preserve, walk around Oak Openings Preserve Metropark, and enjoy the sand and surf at Maumee Bay State Park.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Toledo trip site.

Stockholm, Sweden to Toledo is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Stockholm in June; daily highs in Toledo reach 32°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Sandusky.

Things to do in Toledo

Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant, Edsel & Eleanor Ford House, W.W. Knight Nature Preserve, Silver Bells Christmas Shoppe, Magee Marsh Wildlife Area
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Great Lakes ©
National Museum of the Great Lakes
Maumee Bay State Park ©
Maumee Bay State Park
Toledo Museum of Art ©
Toledo Museum of Art

3
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Sandusky

Sandusky ©
Sandusky positively bustles in the summertime due to its famed amusement park.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums and Marblehead Lighthouse State Park. Get outdoors at East Harbor State Park and Back to the Wild. Go for a jaunt from Sandusky to Put in Bay to see Perry's Victory & International Peace Memorial about 1h 5 min away. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Liberty Aviation Museum, see the interesting displays at Merry-Go-Round Museum, and identify plant and animal life at Castalia Quarry Reserve.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Sandusky vacation builder app.

Drive from Toledo to Sandusky in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. June in Sandusky sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Cleveland.

Things to do in Sandusky

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Castalia, Marblehead, Perry's Victory & International Peace Memorial, Liberty Aviation Museum, Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums
Highlights from your plan
Merry-Go-Round Museum ©
Merry-Go-Round Museum
Marblehead Lighthouse State Park ©
Marblehead Lighthouse State Park

4
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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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and A Christmas Story House. Your inner history buff will appreciate Lake View Cemetery and Wade Memorial Chapel. Explore Cleveland's surroundings by going to Chagrin Waterfalls (in Chagrin Falls), F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm (in Akron) and Brandywine Falls (in Sagamore Hills). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at USS Cod Submarine Memorial, take a stroll through University Circle, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Cuyahoga Valley National Park, and admire the striking features of Heinen's Downtown.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Cleveland trip planner.

Getting from Sandusky to Cleveland by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Youngstown.

Things to do in Cleveland

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chagrin Waterfalls, F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Brandywine Falls
Highlights from your plan
Lake View Cemetery ©
Lake View Cemetery
Cuyahoga Valley National Park ©
Cuyahoga Valley National Park
Brandywine Falls ©
Brandywine Falls

4
nights
Youngstown

Youngstown ©
Youngstown is a city in and the county seat of Mahoning County in the U.S. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Bicycle Heaven and Cathedral of Learning. Discover out-of-the-way places like Warther Museum and USS Requin. Get out of town with these interesting Youngstown side-trips: Canton Classic Car Museum (in Canton) and Senator John Heinz History Center (in Pittsburgh). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Butler Institute of American Art, look for gifts at White House Fruit Farm Inc., and take in nature's colorful creations at Fellows Riverside Gardens.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Youngstown sightseeing planning tool.

Getting from Cleveland to Youngstown by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Youngstown when traveling from Cleveland in June, with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Dayton.

Things to do in Youngstown

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pittsburgh, Warther Museum, Canton Classic Car Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Butler Institute of American Art ©
The Butler Institute of American Art
Warther Museum ©
Warther Museum
Bicycle Heaven ©
Bicycle Heaven

4
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Dayton

Dayton ©
Home of airplane pioneers the Wright brothers, Dayton prides itself on its inventors, including Charles F.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Carillon Historical Park and Greene County Historical Society Museum. Get outdoors at Dayton Dragons Baseball and Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve. Go for a jaunt from Dayton to Wilberforce to see Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at National Museum of the US Air Force, explore the different monuments and memorials at Woodland Cemetery & Arboretum, deepen your knowledge of military history at Dayton National Cemetery, and admire the masterpieces at Dayton Metro Library.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Dayton online journey maker.

You can drive from Youngstown to Dayton in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. June in Dayton sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Cincinnati.

Things to do in Dayton

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Greene County Historical Society Museum, Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument, Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Carillon Historical Park ©
Carillon Historical Park
Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve ©
Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve
Dayton Art Institute ©
Dayton Art Institute

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Cincinnati

Cincinnati ©
Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Muhammad Ali Center and Riverwalk. German Village and Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Cincinnati side-trips: Wagner-Hagans Auto Museum (in Columbus), U.S. Grant Birthplace (in Point Pleasant) and Kentucky Artisan Distillery (in Crestwood). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at American Sign Museum, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co, look for gifts at Rookwood, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Mount Adams.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Cincinnati online trip builder.

Getting from Dayton to Cincinnati by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. June in Cincinnati sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cincinnati

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Louisville, Columbus, U.S. Grant Birthplace, Kentucky Artisan Distillery
Highlights from your plan
American Sign Museum ©
American Sign Museum
German Village ©
German Village
Muhammad Ali Center ©
Muhammad Ali Center