50 days in Ohio Itinerary

50 days in Ohio Itinerary

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1
Toledo
— 6 nights
2
Sandusky
— 5 nights
3
Cleveland
— 7 nights
4
Youngstown
— 6 nights
5
Dover
— 5 nights
6
Mansfield
— 6 nights
7
Columbus
— 7 nights
8
Cincinnati
— 7 nights

6
nights
Toledo

Toledo ©
Toledo is a city in and the county seat of Lucas County, Ohio, United States. Bring the kids along to Toledo Museum of Art and Toledo Zoo. Get out of town with these interesting Toledo side-trips: Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge (in Oak Harbor), Wapakoneta (Armstrong Air & Space Museum & Auglaize Antique Mall) and Alter Ego Comics (in Lima). There's much more to do: examine the collection at National Museum of the Great Lakes, stroll around Side Cut Metropark, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Butterfly House, and look for all kinds of wild species at Oak Openings Preserve Metropark.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Toledo road trip planner.

Flint to Toledo is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in June, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Sandusky.

Things to do in Toledo

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Wapakoneta, Oregon, Perrysburg, Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, Butterfly House
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Toledo Zoo ©
Toledo Zoo
Toledo Museum of Art ©
Toledo Museum of Art
Imagination Station ©
Imagination Station

5
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Sandusky

Sandusky ©
Sandusky positively bustles in the summertime due to its famed amusement park.
Kids will enjoy Cedar Point and Eleutheros Cooke House and Garden. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sandusky: Schoepfle Garden (in Birmingham), Lakeview Park (in Lorain) and Collier (Howard) State Nature Preserve (in Tiffin). There's still lots to do: cool off at Kalahari Waterparks, look for all kinds of wild species at Castalia Quarry Reserve, find something for the whole family at Ghostly Manor Thrill Center, and steep yourself in history at Thomas Edison Birthplace.

To find maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Sandusky trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Toledo to Sandusky in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Sandusky can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can drive to Cleveland.

Things to do in Sandusky

Parks · Wildlife · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Huron, Castalia, Schoepfle Garden, Lakeview Park, African Safari Wildlife Park
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 16:
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Cedar Point ©
Cedar Point
Kalahari Waterparks ©
Kalahari Waterparks
African Safari Wildlife Park ©
African Safari Wildlife Park

7
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.
Kids will enjoy Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and West Side Market. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cleveland: Alien Vacation Mini Golf Attraction (in Medina), Akron (Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm, &more) and Gazebo & Green, Hudson (in Hudson). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at The Cleveland Museum of Art, meet the residents at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, walk around Rocky River Reservation, and kick back and relax at Huntington Beach.

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

Traveling by car from Sandusky to Cleveland takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Youngstown.

Things to do in Cleveland

Parks · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Akron, Bay Village, Memphis Kiddie Park, Acacia Reservation, Alien Vacation Mini Golf Attraction
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 23:
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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ©
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo ©
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
Lake Erie Nature & Science Center ©
Lake Erie Nature & Science Center

6
nights
Youngstown

Youngstown ©
Youngstown is a city in and the county seat of Mahoning County in the U.S. Attractions like Fellows Riverside Gardens and OH WOW! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children's Center for Science & Technology make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Youngstown: Historic Ridgewood (in Canton), Ashtabula (Benetka Road Covered Bridge & Brant's Apple Orchard) and Conneaut (Conneaut Township Park & Creek Road Covered Bridge). There's still lots to do: walk around Mill Creek Park, don't miss a visit to The Upton House, visit Stambaugh Auditorium, and admire the majestic nature at West Branch State Park.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Youngstown trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Cleveland to Youngstown in 1.5 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Youngstown when traveling from Cleveland in June, with lows around 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Dover.

Things to do in Youngstown

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Warren, Ashtabula, Conneaut, Historic Ridgewood, West Branch State Park
Find places to stay Jun 23 — 29:
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Fellows Riverside Gardens ©
Fellows Riverside Gardens
Wagon Trails Animal Park ©
Wagon Trails Animal Park
Conneaut Township Park ©
Conneaut Township Park

5
nights
Dover

Dover ©
Dover is a city in Tuscarawas County, Ohio, United States. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Tuscora Park and Baylor Beach Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Dover: Adventure Creek Challenge Course, LLC (in Saint Clairsville), Baltic Mill Winery (in Baltic) and The Black Sheep Vineyard (in Adena). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Warther Museum, take an in-depth tour of Alpine Hills Historical Museum, stop by Medbery Marketplace, and steep yourself in history at Fort Laurens State Memorial.

For more things to do and more tourist information, read our Dover trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Youngstown to Dover in 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Dover can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to drive to Mansfield.

Things to do in Dover

Museums · Wineries · Theme Parks

Side Trips

New Philadelphia, Sugarcreek, Coshocton, Adventure Creek Challenge Course, LLC, Dennison Railroad Depot Museum
Find places to stay Jun 29 — Jul 4:
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Warther Museum ©
Warther Museum
Tuscora Park ©
Tuscora Park
Baylor Beach Park ©
Baylor Beach Park

6
nights
Mansfield

Mansfield ©
Mansfield is a city in and the county seat of Richland County, Ohio, United States. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Farm at Walnut Creek and Ohio Bird Sanctuary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mansfield: Findley State Park (in Wellington), Millersburg (Hershberger Farm & Bakery & Holmes County Trail) and David Warther Carvings (in Sugarcreek). The adventure continues: get your game on at Richland Carrousel Park, admire the natural beauty at Schnormeier Gardens, trek along B&O Bike Trail, and get curious at Spi.

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You can drive from Dover to Mansfield in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Mansfield can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Columbus.

Things to do in Mansfield

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Mount Vernon, Loudonville, Millersburg, Sugarcreek, Findley State Park
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 10:
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Ohio Bird Sanctuary ©
Ohio Bird Sanctuary
The Farm at Walnut Creek ©
The Farm at Walnut Creek
Spi ©
Spi

7
nights
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.
Attractions like Zipline and Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Columbus: Powell (Zoombezi Bay, Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, &more), Jet Pack Water Adventure (in Lancaster) and Logan (Cantwell Cliffs, Rockhouse, &more). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Wagner-Hagans Auto Museum, admire the natural beauty at Inniswood Metro Gardens, view the masterpieces at Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, and Head underground at Ohio Caverns.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Columbus trip builder tool.

Drive from Mansfield to Columbus in 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Columbus are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Cincinnati.

Things to do in Columbus

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Logan, Powell, Rockbridge, Westerville, Jet Pack Water Adventure
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 17:
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Zipline
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium ©
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Center of Science and Industry (COSI) ©
Center of Science and Industry (COSI)

7
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Cincinnati

Cincinnati ©
Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
Kids will enjoy Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden and Smale Riverfront Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cincinnati: Dayton (National Aviation Hall of Fame, National Museum of the US Air Force, &more), Kings Island (in Mason) and Great Escape Game (in Beavercreek). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum, get your game on at Miami Valley Gaming, learn more about the world around you at Cincinnati Museum Center, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Cincinnati trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Columbus to Cincinnati in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cincinnati

Parks · Fun & Games · Museums

Side Trips

Dayton, Cincinnati Nature Center, Jungle Jim's International Market, Miami Valley Gaming, Kings Island
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 24:
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National Museum of the US Air Force ©
National Museum of the US Air Force
Kings Island ©
Kings Island
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden ©
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

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