5 days in Northwest Ohio Itinerary

5 days in Northwest Ohio Itinerary

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Toledo
— 2 nights
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Sandusky
— 2 nights

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Toledo

Toledo ©
Toledo is a city in and the county seat of Lucas County, Ohio, United States. Popular historic sites such as Fort Meigs Ohio's War of 1812 Battlefield and The 577 Foundation are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Snook's Dream Cars and Glass Pavilion. There's much more to do: stroll around Oak Openings Preserve Metropark, contemplate the long history of Wildwood Manor House, take in nature's colorful creations at Toledo Botanical Garden, and let little ones run wild at W.W. Knight Nature Preserve.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Toledo travel itinerary planner.

Detroit to Toledo is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Sandusky.

Things to do in Toledo

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

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Oak Openings Preserve Metropark ©
Oak Openings Preserve Metropark
The 577 Foundation ©
The 577 Foundation
Fort Meigs Ohio's War of 1812 Battlefield ©

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Sandusky

Sandusky ©
Sandusky positively bustles in the summertime due to its famed amusement park.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): admire the majestic nature at East Harbor State Park, then stroll the grounds of Johnson's Island Confederate Cemetery, then contemplate the long history of Port Clinton Lighthouse, and finally learn about winemaking at Firelands Winery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): Head underground at Seneca Caverns, then join the crowd at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park, then explore the galleries of Thomas Edison Birthplace, and finally identify plant and animal life at Old Woman Creek State Nature Preserve.

Plan trip to Sandusky with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Toledo to Sandusky in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. September in Sandusky sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Sandusky

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

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East Harbor State Park ©
East Harbor State Park
Thomas Edison Birthplace ©
Thomas Edison Birthplace
Seneca Caverns ©
Seneca Caverns