With the big city of Cleveland being on the coast of Lake Erie, there are many day trips that are a must when staying at your Cleveland apartment rental. Cleveland, located in northern Ohio, is full of attractions and fun things to do, but these the following day trips along coastal Ohio are definitely worth taking time out of your schedule to visit.
1. Cedar Point
Just a short drive from your Cleveland vacation home is Cedar Point. Cedar Point is a large amusement park that has plenty of thrills, with 17 roller coasters and many other amusement rides. There is also live entertainment. See Snoopy and his friends get drenched at Soak City, shop, and enjoy the nonstop fun all while at Cedar Point. There is much to do at Cedar Point that there is never a dull moment.
2. Put in Bay
This is a small island that is surrounded by the waters of Lake Erie. It is filled with historic homes, pleasant restaurants, and fun things to do. You will love how all travel is by golf cart, bicycles, or mopeds on the island. While at Put in Bay, visit the Aquatic Visitors Center, Antique Car Museum, and the Butterfly House. Perry's Cave is also located on the island, which is a historic lime stone cave that is open to the public for tours. Don't forget about the many water activities that can be enjoyed at Put in Bay, such as jet skiing, fishing, and para sailing. The island is full of things to keep your day busy.
3. Port Clinton
This is where you can board the ferry to take to Put in Bay, but before leaving, make sure to explore some of Port Clinton's attractions. Visit the African Safari Wildlife park, Ottawa County Historical Museum, and one of the many wineries in the area. There are also several beaches in the area, like Lakeview Park, that can't be missed while staying at your Cleveland vacation home.
Another great place to visit while traveling along coastal Ohio is Kalahari. This is an African themed resort that has an indoor and outdoor water park, mini golf, arcade, many eateries, and even live African safari animals like giraffes and zebras at the resort. Enjoy the lazy river or one of the many water slides as you spend a relaxing day at Kalahari.
If you are looking for a quiet little town to get away from it all when staying at your Cleveland vacation home, then Marblehead is for you. You won't find busy streets and huge shopping malls here, but you will find a beautiful historic lighthouse on the waters of Lake Erie. There are also little shops and friendly restaurants to explore. There are many historic landmarks in the area and beautiful scenery to give you a laid back day of relaxation.
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