3 days in Ohio Itinerary

3 days in Ohio Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ohio trip planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

3 days in Ohio Itinerary

Start: Columbus
1
Columbus
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Dayton
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Huron
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
End: Columbus

1
day
Columbus

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 14th (Wed): take in the exciting artwork at Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Columbus day trip tool .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Columbus. In August, daily temperatures in Columbus can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Dayton.

Things to do in Columbus

Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Highlights from your plan
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium ©
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Room Escape Games

1
night
Dayton

Dayton ©
Home of airplane pioneers the Wright brothers, Dayton prides itself on its inventors, including Charles F.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): stop by Esther Price Fine Chocolates, examine the collection at National Museum of the US Air Force, contemplate the long history of Carillon Historical Park, then get your game on at Miami Valley Gaming, and finally browse the different shops at Dayton Mall.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Dayton trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Columbus to Dayton takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in August, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Huron.

Things to do in Dayton

Fun & Games Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Miami Valley Gaming
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the US Air Force ©
Carillon Historical Park ©
Carillon Historical Park
Dayton Mall ©
Dayton Mall

1
night
Huron

Huron ©
Huron is a city in Erie County, Ohio, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nickel Plate Beach. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): take a leisurely stroll along Huron Harbor and Pier, then visit a coastal fixture at Marblehead Lighthouse State Park, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Nickel Plate Beach.

To see other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Huron road trip website .

Getting from Dayton to Huron by car takes about 3 hours. In August, daytime highs in Huron are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Huron

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Marblehead Lighthouse State Park
Highlights from your plan
Marblehead Lighthouse State Park ©
Marblehead Lighthouse State Park
Huron Harbor and Pier ©
Huron Harbor and Pier

Similar Plans

4 days in Ohio BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Ohio BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Ohio BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Ohio BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Ohio BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Ohio BY A USER FROM TURKEY August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in Ohio BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Ohio BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Ohio BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Ohio BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Ohio BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Ohio BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans