4 days in Akron & Acadia National Park Itinerary

4 days in Akron & Acadia National Park Itinerary

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Akron
— 1 night
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Acadia National Park
— 2 nights
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Akron

— 1 night
Akron is the fifth-largest city in the U.S. On the 12th (Mon), take an in-depth tour of McKinley Presidential Library & Museum, then examine the collection at Warther Museum, then stroll around High Bridge Glens, and finally try your luck at Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Akron journey builder app.

Cleveland to Akron is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Akron can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Akron

Fun & Games · Casinos · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Acadia National Park

— 2 nights

First Eastern National Park

The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): kick back and relax at Sand Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gorham Mountain Trail, then hike along Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail, then take an in-depth tour of Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens, and finally take a memorable drive along Park Loop Road. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic natural features at Thunder Hole, then stroll through Heart of Acadia Loop, then trek along Bubble Rock, and finally grab your bike and head to Carriage Roads.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Acadia National Park itinerary planner.

Getting from Akron to Acadia National Park by flight takes about 11 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Akron in April, with highs in Acadia National Park at 49°F and lows at 33°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Scenic Drive

Side Trip