5 days in Michigan & Ohio Itinerary

5 days in Michigan & Ohio Itinerary

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5 days in Michigan & Ohio Itinerary

Start: Chambersburg
Drive:  8​h
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Empire
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
2
Hart
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Frankenmuth
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Sandusky
— 1 night
train:  1​h 15​min
5
Cleveland
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
End: Chambersburg


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Empire

Empire
Empire is a village in Leelanau County in the U.S. On the 22nd (Sat), go for a walk through Glen Haven Historical Village and then kick back and relax at Lake Michigan Beach Park.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Empire attractions tool .

Chambersburg to Empire is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Chambersburg in June, with highs in Empire at 72°F and lows at 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Hart.

Things to do in Empire

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

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Hart

Hart ©
Hart is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): grab your bike and head to William Field Memorial Hart-Montague Trail, stop by The Jam Farm, and then kick back and relax at Silver Lake State Park.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Hart travel route tool .

You can drive from Empire to Hart in 2 hours. In June in Hart, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 53°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Frankenmuth.

Things to do in Hart

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

The Jam Farm
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The Jam Farm ©
The Jam Farm

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Frankenmuth

Frankenmuth ©
Frankenmuth is a city in Saginaw County in the U.S. On the 24th (Mon), walk around Wilkommen Park, explore the fascinating landscape at Zak And Macs Chocolate Haus, then get some fabulous bargains at Birch Run Premium Outlets, then browse the different shops at Frankenmuth River Place Shops, and finally stop by Cherry Republic of Frankenmuth.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Frankenmuth trip planner .

You can drive from Hart to Frankenmuth in 3 hours. June in Frankenmuth sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Sandusky.

Things to do in Frankenmuth

Shopping Parks Nature

Side Trip

Birch Run Premium Outlets
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Cherry Republic of Frankenmuth ©
Cherry Republic of Frankenmuth
Frankenmuth River Place Shops ©
Frankenmuth River Place Shops
Birch Run Premium Outlets ©
Birch Run Premium Outlets

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Sandusky

Sandusky ©
Sandusky positively bustles in the summertime due to its famed amusement park.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): enjoy the sea views from Port Clinton Lighthouse and then identify plant and animal life at Castalia Quarry Reserve.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Sandusky online vacation planner .

You can drive from Frankenmuth to Sandusky in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Traveling from Frankenmuth in June, Sandusky is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 63°F. On the 25th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Cleveland.

Things to do in Sandusky

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Port Clinton Lighthouse, Castalia Quarry Reserve
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Port Clinton Lighthouse ©
Port Clinton Lighthouse

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): hunt for treasures at West Side Market, wander the streets of University Circle, then look for gifts at b.a. Sweetie Candy Company, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Huntington Beach.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Cleveland day trip app .

Getting from Sandusky to Cleveland by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in June, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cleveland

Outdoors Beaches Shopping

Side Trip

Huntington Beach
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Huntington Beach ©
Huntington Beach
University Circle ©
University Circle
b.a. Sweetie Candy Company ©
b.a. Sweetie Candy Company

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