7 days in Ohio Itinerary

7 days in Ohio Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Columbus
— 1 night
2
Dayton
— 1 night
3
Toledo
— 1 night
4
Sandusky
— 1 night
5
Cleveland
— 2 nights

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of German Village, explore the galleries of Sherman House Museum, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Joseph Cathedral, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Greek Orthodox Cathedral, then explore the ancient world of Great Circle Earthworks, and finally see the interesting displays at Wagner-Hagans Auto Museum.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Columbus online holiday maker.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Columbus. June in Columbus sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Dayton.

Things to do in Columbus

Historic Sites · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Circle Earthworks, Sherman House Museum, Zipline
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Zipline
Wagner-Hagans Auto Museum ©
Wagner-Hagans Auto Museum
German Village ©
German Village

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night
Dayton

Dayton ©
Home of airplane pioneers the Wright brothers, Dayton prides itself on its inventors, including Charles F.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): explore the different monuments and memorials at Woodland Cemetery & Arboretum, contemplate the long history of Carillon Historical Park, then examine the collection at National Museum of the US Air Force, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Aullwood Garden MetroPark.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Dayton travel route planner.

Getting from Columbus to Dayton by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Dayton are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Toledo.

Things to do in Dayton

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Aullwood Garden MetroPark
Highlights from your plan
Carillon Historical Park ©
Carillon Historical Park
National Museum of the US Air Force ©
National Museum of the US Air Force
Aullwood Garden MetroPark ©
Aullwood Garden MetroPark

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night
Toledo

Toledo ©
Toledo is a city in and the county seat of Lucas County, Ohio, United States. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Providence Metropark, then take in the history at Fort Meigs Ohio's War of 1812 Battlefield, then steep yourself in history at The 577 Foundation, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Cathedral.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Toledo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Dayton to Toledo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in June, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Sandusky.

Things to do in Toledo

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Perrysburg, Providence Metropark
Highlights from your plan
The 577 Foundation ©
The 577 Foundation
Providence Metropark ©
Providence Metropark
Fort Meigs Ohio's War of 1812 Battlefield ©
Fort Meigs Ohio's War of 1812 Battlefield

1
night
Sandusky

Sandusky ©
Sandusky positively bustles in the summertime due to its famed amusement park.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): browse the exhibits of Thomas Edison Birthplace, look for all kinds of wild species at Osborn Recreation Area, then enjoy the sea views from Marblehead Lighthouse State Park, and finally steep yourself in history at Eleutheros Cooke House and Garden.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Sandusky road trip planning app.

You can drive from Toledo to Sandusky in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. June in Sandusky sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 63°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Cleveland.

Things to do in Sandusky

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Thomas Edison Birthplace, Osborn Recreation Area, Marblehead Lighthouse State Park
Highlights from your plan
Marblehead Lighthouse State Park ©
Marblehead Lighthouse State Park
Thomas Edison Birthplace ©
Thomas Edison Birthplace

2
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.
On the 28th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, then contemplate the long history of James A. Garfield National Historic Site, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Our Lady of Lourdes Shrine, and finally explore the world behind art at The Cleveland Museum of Art. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: shop like a local with West Side Market, then take in nature's colorful creations at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, then don't miss a visit to Dr. Bob's Gravesite, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tallmadge Church Historic Site.

For ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Cleveland trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Sandusky to Cleveland takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Cleveland sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 64°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Cleveland

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Akron, James A. Garfield National Historic Site, Our Lady of Lourdes Shrine, Tallmadge Church Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ©
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
The Cleveland Museum of Art ©
The Cleveland Museum of Art
West Side Market ©
West Side Market

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