8 days in Williamstown & Peoria Itinerary

8 days in Williamstown & Peoria Itinerary

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8 days in Williamstown & Peoria Itinerary

Start: Lakeville
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h
1
Williamstown
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
2
Peoria
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: Lakeville

3
nights
Williamstown

Williamstown ©
Williamstown is a home-rule-class city in Grant and Pendleton counties in the U.S. Museum-lovers will appreciate Ark Encounter and History Center. Get some historical perspective at Lanier Mansion State Historic Site and Kentucky Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Change things up with these side-trips from Williamstown: XhilaRacing (in Florence), Madison (Lanthier Winery & Historic District) and Casino at Belterra Casino Resort (in Florence). There's much more to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Buffalo Trace Distillery, get engrossed in the history at William Arnold Log House, get a new perspective on nature at Ohio County Historical Society Museum, and sample the tasty concoctions at Woodford Reserve Distillery.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Williamstown trip planner.

Lakeville to Williamstown is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Lakeville in October; daily highs in Williamstown reach 68°F and lows reach 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Peoria.

Things to do in Williamstown

Breweries & Distilleries Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Madison, Frankfort, Casino at Belterra Casino Resort, XhilaRacing, Ohio County Historical Society Museum
Highlights from your plan
Ark Encounter ©
Ark Encounter
Buffalo Trace Distillery ©
Buffalo Trace Distillery
Woodford Reserve Distillery ©
Woodford Reserve Distillery

3
nights
Peoria

Peoria ©
Peoria is a city in and the county seat of Peoria County, Illinois, United States, and the largest city on the Illinois River. Your inner history buff will appreciate Lincoln Home National Historic Site and Lincolns New Salem State Park. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum and Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Peoria's surroundings by going to Sugar Creek Covered Bridge (in Glenarm) and Springfield (Old State Capitol & Dana-Thomas House). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Peoria Riverfront Museum, snap pictures at Murray Baker Bridge, take in the pleasant sights at Grand View Drive, and walk around Tower Park.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Peoria visit planning tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Williamstown to Peoria. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Williamstown to Peoria. In October in Peoria, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Peoria

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Springfield, Sugar Creek Covered Bridge, Murray Baker Bridge, Tower Park, Lincolns New Salem State Park
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Home National Historic Site ©
Dana-Thomas House ©
Dana-Thomas House

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