Seeking the perfect romantic getaway? Look no further than Cambridge! Often referred to as the Crossroads of America, Cambridge, Ohio is home to dozens of romance-worthy activities, from an evening on the water to dinner for two. Whether you’re a couple who enjoys quiet nights in, trying new things, or tackling adventures together in the great outdoors, Cambridge is soon sure to be home to your favorite romantic memories.
Here are 5 must-dos on a getaway for two:
1. National Road
The National Road, also known as the All-American National Scenic Byway, hosts dozens of fascinating historic sights. Enjoy a romantic drive through stunning scenery and stop off at your leisure at places such as the picturesque Cambridge City Park, the beautiful Cambridge Historic District, and the idyllic Peter’s Creek “S” Bridge. Wrap up a full day spent sightseeing and browsing unique antique shops with dinner for two at one of Cambridge’s local eateries.
2. The Wilds
Looking for something a little more on the wild side? Check out The Wilds, Ohio’s 9000-acre conservation facility. Here, the two of you can spend the day on safari, checking out the famous open-range habitats that cheetahs, rhinos, giraffes, and more call home. Stay in a trendy and romantic yurt while watching for African painted dogs or get your hearts racing with the Wilds’ Zipline Safari Tour! You’re sure to have a wild time.
3. Salt Fork State Park
Like the sound of a sunset on the beach? How about a tent for two? Experience a weekend of romance in Ohio’s largest state park. Indulge in adventures from waverunning to horseback riding or hike any of 13 scenic trails. Sweep her off her feet at one of the park’s exciting events from a barn dance to a meteor shower party. Then take advantage of the park’s camping amenities, cottages, or the lodge and end the night under the stars. A weekend here is sure to be spent romantically reconnecting with nature and with each other.
4. Terra Cotta Vineyards
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What’s a romantic getaway without wine? Welcome to Terra Cotta Vineyards, home to 53 sprawling acres, award-winning wines, a cozy tasting room, and a porch with a view of the valley.
Here, you can enjoy a quiet tasting to take advantage of their special events. Celebrate a special occasion or just an evening together with a Chef in the Vineyard Dinner, consisting of a two entrée multi-course meal and an unforgettable flaming dessert. Booze and peruse art of local vendors at Phoenix Rising Sip ‘n Shop. From handpicked grapes to handcrafted jewelry, this is sure to be an evening she’ll always remember.
5. A Relaxing Day In
Refreshed by your time in Cambridge, take a day to indulge in all of the luxurious comforts and amenities of a hotel that’s sure to spark romance. Spend an evening by the pool or curl up with room service, setting aside time for the two of you to relax and reconnect. When all is said and done, the most romantic part of the trip is time spent together.
From adventures to fine dining, unique souvenirs to picturesque places, Cambridge has everything you need for a romantic getaway.