42 days in United States Itinerary

42 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Toledo
— 5 nights
2
Sandusky
— 4 nights
3
Cleveland
— 4 nights
4
Akron
— 3 nights
5
Youngstown
— 5 nights
6
Canton
— 4 nights
7
Athens
— 2 nights
8
Columbus
— 4 nights
9
Dayton
— 4 nights
10
Cincinnati
— 6 nights

5
nights
Toledo

Toledo ©
Toledo is a city in and the county seat of Lucas County, Ohio, United States. Get some historical perspective at Motown Museum and The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant. Visiting Maumee Bay State Park and Magee Marsh Wildlife Area will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Toledo: River Raisin Territorial Park (in Monroe), Edsel & Eleanor Ford House (in Grosse Pointe Shores) and Detroit (Detroit Historical Museum & Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Toledo Museum of Art, shop like a local with Ciolinos, identify plant and animal life at Oak Openings Preserve Metropark, and examine the collection at Snook's Dream Cars.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Toledo route planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Toledo is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Stockholm to Toledo, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Stockholm in June, things will get a bit warmer in Toledo: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Sandusky.

Things to do in Toledo

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Detroit, Maumee Antique Mall, Magee Marsh Wildlife Area, Snook's Dream Cars, River Raisin Territorial Park
Highlights from your plan
Motown Museum ©
Motown Museum
Maumee Bay State Park ©
Maumee Bay State Park
Toledo Museum of Art ©
Toledo Museum of Art

4
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Sandusky

Sandusky ©
Sandusky positively bustles in the summertime due to its famed amusement park.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums and Marblehead Lighthouse State Park. Museum-lovers will get to explore Merry-Go-Round Museum and Liberty Aviation Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sandusky: Put in Bay (Butterfly House & Perry's Victory & International Peace Memorial) and Kingwood Center Gardens (in Mansfield). Next up on the itinerary: admire the majestic nature at East Harbor State Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Castalia Quarry Reserve, and make a trip to Port Clinton Lighthouse.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, go to the Sandusky trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Toledo to Sandusky in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, daytime highs in Sandusky are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Cleveland.

Things to do in Sandusky

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Marblehead, Port Clinton, Put in Bay, Castalia, Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums
Highlights from your plan
Marblehead Lighthouse State Park ©
Marblehead Lighthouse State Park
Liberty Aviation Museum ©
Liberty Aviation Museum

4
nights
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lake View Cemetery and USS Cod Submarine Memorial. Museum-lovers will appreciate Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and The Cleveland Museum of Art. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cleveland: James A. Garfield National Historic Site (in Mentor) and Chagrin Waterfalls (in Chagrin Falls). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Historic Little Italy in Cleveland, make a trip to University Circle, explore the different monuments and memorials at Erie Street Cemetery, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Shrine Church of Saint Stanislaus.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Cleveland holiday planner.

Getting from Sandusky to Cleveland by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Cleveland can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Akron.

Things to do in Cleveland

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

James A. Garfield National Historic Site, Chagrin Waterfalls
Highlights from your plan
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ©
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Lake View Cemetery ©
Lake View Cemetery
James A. Garfield National Historic Site ©
James A. Garfield National Historic Site

3
nights
Akron

Akron ©
Akron is the fifth-largest city in the U.S. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens and Dr. Bob's Gravesite. Escape the urban bustle at Cuyahoga Valley National Park and F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm. Step out of Akron to go to Ashland and see Grandpa's Cheesebarn, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Brandywine Falls, stroll around Springfield Bog, examine the collection at Nativity Museum and replica of Bethlehem's cave, and stroll the grounds of Glendale Cemetery.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Akron attractions app.

Drive from Cleveland to Akron in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Akron are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Youngstown.

Things to do in Akron

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Grandpa's Cheesebarn, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Brandywine Falls
Highlights from your plan
Brandywine Falls ©
Brandywine Falls
Cuyahoga Valley National Park ©
Cuyahoga Valley National Park
F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm ©
F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm

5
nights
Youngstown

Youngstown ©
Youngstown is a city in and the county seat of Mahoning County in the U.S. Heinz Memorial Chapel and Basilica of Our Lady of Mount Carmel will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bicycle Heaven and Cathedral of Learning. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Youngstown: Pittsburgh (Point State Park, Randyland, &more). There's more to do: stop by White House Fruit Farm Inc..

To see maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Youngstown online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Akron to Youngstown takes an hour. In June, daily temperatures in Youngstown can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Canton.

Things to do in Youngstown

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Pittsburgh
Highlights from your plan
Bicycle Heaven ©
Bicycle Heaven
Senator John Heinz History Center ©
Senator John Heinz History Center
Cathedral of Learning ©
Cathedral of Learning

4
nights
Canton

Canton ©
Canton is a city in and the county seat of Stark County, Ohio, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to West Virginia Penitentiary and Archive of the Afterlife, "A Paranormal Museum". Appreciate the collections at Warther Museum and McKinley Presidential Library & Museum. Explore Canton's surroundings by going to Amish and Mennonite Heritage Center (in Berlin) and Lehman's (in Kidron). There's lots more to do: do a tasting at Gervasi Vineyard, examine the collection at Canton Classic Car Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Historic Ridgewood.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Canton attractions site.

Getting from Youngstown to Canton by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Canton

Museums Wineries Shopping

Side Trips

Dover, Moundsville, Amish and Mennonite Heritage Center, Lehman's
Highlights from your plan
West Virginia Penitentiary ©
West Virginia Penitentiary
Warther Museum ©
Warther Museum

2
nights
Athens

Athens
Athens is a city in and the county seat of Athens County, Ohio, United States. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): hike along Cedar Falls Hiking Trail and then Head underground at Ash Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Hocking Hills State Park and then look for all kinds of wild species at Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve.

For other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Athens trip planner.

You can drive from Canton to Athens in 3 hours. In June, daytime highs in Athens are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Columbus.

Things to do in Athens

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Logan, Hocking Hills State Park, Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Cedar Falls Hiking Trail
Cedar Falls Hiking Trail
Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve ©
Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve
Ash Cave ©
Ash Cave

4
nights
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.
Get some historical perspective at Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens and Kelton House Museum & Garden. Step out of the city life by going to Hopewell Culture National Historical Park and Hayden Falls Park. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of German Village, examine the collection at Wagner-Hagans Auto Museum, wander the streets of Arena District, and learn about winemaking at Wyandotte Winery.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Columbus tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Athens to Columbus in 1.5 hours. June in Columbus sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Dayton.

Things to do in Columbus

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hopewell Culture National Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
German Village ©
German Village
Hopewell Culture National Historical Park ©

4
nights
Dayton

Dayton ©
Home of airplane pioneers the Wright brothers, Dayton prides itself on its inventors, including Charles F.
Carillon Historical Park and Woodland Cemetery & Arboretum will appeal to history buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Dayton Dragons Baseball and Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve. Step out of Dayton with an excursion to Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument in Wilberforce--about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at National Museum of the US Air Force, contemplate the long history of Greene County Historical Society Museum, explore the different monuments and memorials at Dayton National Cemetery, and admire the masterpieces at Dayton Metro Library.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Dayton trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Columbus to Dayton takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Cincinnati.

Things to do in Dayton

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument, Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve, Greene County Historical Society Museum
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

6
nights
Cincinnati

Cincinnati ©
Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
Get in touch with nature at Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum and Riverwalk. Your inner history buff will appreciate Cave Hill Cemetery and Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption. Get out of town with these interesting Cincinnati side-trips: Kentucky Artisan Distillery (in Crestwood) and Louisville (21c Museum Hotel & Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Mount Adams, explore the world behind art at Taft Museum of Art, examine the collection at American Sign Museum, and delve into the lush surroundings at Redbird Hollow Preserve.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Cincinnati vacation tool.

Traveling by car from Dayton to Cincinnati takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Cincinnati are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cincinnati

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Louisville, Kentucky Artisan Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Mount Adams ©
Mount Adams
Cave Hill Cemetery ©
Cave Hill Cemetery
American Sign Museum ©
American Sign Museum

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