5 Quick Road Trips from Cincinnati for Spring and Summer Fun!


Wanting to escape the city but don't have the time or budget for a vacation? Why spend a small fortune traveling far when there's more than enough beauty nearby? Change your scenery by packing up and heading out on a road trip! Here's our list of the top 5 quick and close summer fun road trips from Cincinnati.


  • Children’s Museum of Indianapolis 

Road-tripping with the kiddos? Located about a 2 hour drive from Cincinnati, the Children's Museum of Indianapolis is a great place to get away to for the day. The indoor/outdoor museum boasts over 15 super fun but educational exhibits.


  • Louisville Slugger Museum

If you're a fan of America's favorite pastime, pack up and head to Louisville to check out the Slugger Museum. One of the coolest sports museums within driving distance of Cincinnati (1.5 hours), Louisville's Slugger Museum features memorabilia from some of the game's greats.


  • Butler County Donut Trail

Seriously, who doesn't love donuts? Though popular breakfast items, donuts can be enjoyed anytime, any day of the year. If your sweet tooth is hankering, head out to Butler County's Donut Trail. Follow the 80 mile trail as you stop at the 12 nationally famous donut shops along the way.


  • Hocking Hills

No need to leave Ohio. Venture to scenic Hocking Hills for a day trip you won't ever forget. Approximately 2.25 hours away from Cincinnati, the area offers plenty to do as well as a number of parks, eateries and lodging accommodations nearby.


  • Yellow Springs

Having earned the title as one of “Americas Coolest Small Towns,” Yellow Springs, Ohio is home to an array of boutique shops, dining establishments, theaters, art galleries and more. Head 1.25 hours northeast to check out the natural surroundings and world famous shopping.


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