4 days in Ohio Itinerary

4 days in Ohio Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ohio trip planner

Make it your trip
Drive to Los Angeles International Airport, Fly to John Glenn Columbus International Airport
— 1 night
— 2 nights
Drive to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, Fly to Los Angeles International Airport, Drive to Ontario



The Discovery City

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.
On the 3rd (Sun), admire the landmark architecture of Ohio Statehouse and then see the interesting displays at Wagner-Hagans Auto Museum.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Columbus holiday builder app.

Ontario to Columbus is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Ontario to Columbus. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Ontario in January; daily highs in Columbus reach 37°F and lows reach 21°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Cincinnati.

Things to do in Columbus



— 1 night

The Queen of the West

Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
On the 4th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter in Chains Cathedral, then learn insider's secrets on Cincy Brew Bus, and then try your luck at JACK Cincinnati Casino.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Cincinnati online travel planner.

Getting from Columbus to Cincinnati by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Cincinnati can reach 39°F, while at night they dip to 22°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Cleveland.

Things to do in Cincinnati

Wineries · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Fun & Games


— 2 nights

Forest City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at The Cleveland Museum of Art, see the interesting displays at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, and then try your luck at JACK Cleveland Casino. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hunt for treasures at West Side Market, ski along the peaceful trails at Girdled Road Reservation, and then do a tasting at Hundley Cellars.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Cleveland trip tool.

Traveling by car from Cincinnati to Cleveland takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Cincinnati in January: highs in Cleveland hover around 34°F, while lows dip to 22°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cleveland

Museums · Winter Sports · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ohio travel guide

Specialty Museums · Casinos · Water Parks
The Buckeye State
Nicknamed the "Heart of It All" because of its heart-like shape, Ohio is perhaps best described as a mosaic of big cities and small towns, with vast tracts of farmland in between. Always a major industrial and political player in the country, the state was the home to eight American presidents and the Wright brothers, inventors of the airplane. The first man to walk on the Moon came from Ohio, as did 23 other astronauts. More than just an overachiever in science, industry, and politics, the state is also a serious holiday destination, featuring both traditional Amish farms and bustling cities with a great selection of things to do.