8 days in Ohio Itinerary

8 days in Ohio Itinerary

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Fly
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Sandusky
— 1 night
Drive
2
Cleveland
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Rockbridge
— 1 night
Drive
4
Dayton
— 1 night
Drive
5
Toledo
— 2 nights
Fly

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Sandusky

Sandusky positively bustles in the summertime due to its famed amusement park.
On the 8th (Thu), explore the galleries of Thomas Edison Birthplace and then find something for the whole family at Cedar Point. Keep things going the next day: whizz through the canopy at Common Ground Canopy Tours, visit a coastal fixture at Marblehead Lighthouse State Park, and then identify plant and animal life at Back to the Wild.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Sandusky trip tool.

Bilbao, Spain to Sandusky is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from Bilbao in October, expect Sandusky to be a bit cooler, temps between 22°C and 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Cleveland.

Things to do in Sandusky

Wildlife · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Adventure

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Cedar Point ©
Must see
Cedar Point
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Cleveland

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.
On the 10th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at The Cleveland Museum of Art, then see the interesting displays at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, and then hunt for treasures at West Side Market. On the 11th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Hale Farm and Village, look for all kinds of wild species at F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm, then stroll the grounds of Dr. Bob's Gravesite, and finally steep yourself in history at Historic Kirtland.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Cleveland trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Sandusky to Cleveland takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October in Cleveland, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to drive to Rockbridge.

Things to do in Cleveland

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Wildlife

Side Trips

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1
night
Rockbridge

Rockbridge is an unincorporated community in eastern Good Hope Township, Hocking County, Ohio, United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Rock Bridge, look for all kinds of wild species at Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Rockbridge tour itinerary app.

You can drive from Cleveland to Rockbridge in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or fly. Traveling from Cleveland in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Rockbridge, with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Dayton.

Things to do in Rockbridge

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Adventure
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Rock Bridge
Wildlife Area
Rock Bridge
4.5

1
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Dayton

Gem City

Home of airplane pioneers the Wright brothers, Dayton prides itself on its inventors, including Charles F.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Glen Helen Nature Preserve, then see the interesting displays at National Museum of the US Air Force, then contemplate the long history of Carillon Historical Park, and finally stroll the grounds of Dayton National Cemetery.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Dayton day trip site.

Drive from Rockbridge to Dayton in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, daytime highs in Dayton are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Toledo.

Things to do in Dayton

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks · Museums

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2
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Toledo

Toledo is a city in and the county seat of Lucas County, Ohio, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Providence Metropark, then identify plant and animal life at Oak Openings Preserve Metropark, then contemplate the long history of The 577 Foundation, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at The Norma Stark Memory Garden and Labyrinth.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Toledo trip builder site.

You can drive from Dayton to Toledo in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In October, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Toledo

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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The 577 Foundation ©
Historic Site
The 577 Foundation
5.0
Providence Metropark ©
Historic Site
Providence Metropark
4.8

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