9 days in Ohio Itinerary

9 days in Ohio Itinerary

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Rockbridge
— 1 day
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Youngstown
— 1 night
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Cleveland
— 2 nights
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Sandusky
— 1 night
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Toledo
— 1 night
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Cincinnati
— 3 nights
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Rockbridge

Rockbridge is an unincorporated community in eastern Good Hope Township, Hocking County, Ohio, United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): Head underground at Ash Cave, then identify plant and animal life at Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find out how to plan a trip to Rockbridge, use our trip itinerary maker.

Columbus to Rockbridge is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and taxi. In April in Rockbridge, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 41°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Youngstown.

Things to do in Rockbridge

Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Adventure

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Youngstown

Youngstown is a city in and the county seat of Mahoning County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Youngstown Museum Of industry And Labor, admire the masterpieces at The Butler Institute of American Art, then admire the natural beauty at Fellows Riverside Gardens, and finally explore the engaging exhibits at OH WOW! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children's Center for Science & Technology.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Youngstown itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Rockbridge to Youngstown takes 3.5 hours. When traveling from Rockbridge in April, plan for slightly colder days in Youngstown, with highs around 60°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Cleveland.

Things to do in Youngstown

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums
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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 9th (Thu), try your luck at JACK Cleveland Casino, admire the masterpieces at The Cleveland Museum of Art, and then see the interesting displays at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, examine the collection at A Christmas Story House, and then get a taste of the local shopping with West Side Market.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Cleveland trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Youngstown to Cleveland takes 1.5 hours. April in Cleveland sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 40°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Sandusky.

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Sandusky

Sandusky positively bustles in the summertime due to its famed amusement park.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Castalia Quarry Reserve, get in on the family fun at Cedar Point, and then identify plant and animal life at Osborn Recreation Area.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Sandusky online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Cleveland to Sandusky in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Sandusky can reach 58°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Toledo.

Things to do in Sandusky

Wildlife · Parks · Theme Parks

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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 12th (Sun): stroll around Oak Openings Preserve Metropark, then take in nature's colorful creations at The Norma Stark Memory Garden and Labyrinth, then admire the masterpieces at Toledo Museum of Art, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Maumee Bay Brew Pub.

For more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Toledo trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Sandusky to Toledo in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In April, daytime highs in Toledo are 59°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Cincinnati.

Things to do in Toledo

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

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Cincinnati

The Queen of the West

Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
Get out of town with these interesting Cincinnati side-trips: Dayton (Carillon Historical Park & National Museum of the US Air Force), Miami Valley Gaming (in Lebanon) and Great Escape Game (in Beavercreek). Next up on the itinerary: partake in some friendly competition at Houdini's Room Escape, appreciate the history behind Bicentennial Veterans Memorial Park, get to know the resident critters at Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, and stop by Rookwood.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Cincinnati trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Toledo to Cincinnati in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Toledo in April: highs in Cincinnati hover around 66°F, while lows dip to 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Cincinnati

Fun & Games · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Tours

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