5 days in Ohio Itinerary

5 days in Ohio Itinerary

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5 days in Ohio Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  4​h
1
Cleveland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Rockbridge
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Dayton
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: New York City

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Cedar Point in Sandusky (about 1h 15 min away). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, walk around Cleveland Metroparks, try to win big at JACK Cleveland Casino, and admire all the interesting features of Progressive Field.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Cleveland travel planner .

New York City to Cleveland is an approximately 4-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or drive. When traveling from New York City in July, plan for little chillier days in Cleveland, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to drive to Rockbridge.

Things to do in Cleveland

Museums Theme Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Cedar Point
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Cedar Point ©
Cedar Point
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ©
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
The Cleveland Museum of Art ©
The Cleveland Museum of Art

1
night
Rockbridge

Rockbridge is an unincorporated community in eastern Good Hope Township, Hocking County, Ohio, United States. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species 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 see ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Rockbridge trip planner .

You can drive from Cleveland to Rockbridge in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Rockbridge when traveling from Cleveland in July, with lows around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Dayton.

Things to do in Rockbridge

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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Zipline
Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve ©

1
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 6th (Sat): have some family-friendly fun at Miami Valley Gaming, then head outdoors with Dayton Dragons Baseball, then see the interesting displays at National Museum of the US Air Force, and finally look for gifts at Esther Price Fine Chocolates.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Dayton travel app .

You can drive from Rockbridge to Dayton in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. July in Dayton sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 64°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dayton

Outdoors Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Miami Valley Gaming
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National Museum of the US Air Force ©
Dayton Dragons Baseball ©
Dayton Dragons Baseball

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