Columbus Travel Guide
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Columbus Travel Guide
Where is Columbus?
Traveling somewhere new is exciting — and a little bit intimidating too. Take some of the worry out of your journey by researching Columbus, starting with its location.
Columbus is the state capital and can be found 330 miles west of Washington, the nation's capital.
This is an area of Central Ohio that roughly 800,000 people reside in.
Places to Visit in Columbus
This locale is home to a handful of notable attractions, including the Ohio State University and the COSI.If you're a fan of fine art, your stay won't be complete without a visit to Columbus Museum of Art. Want some more options? Find out about intriguing stories of maritime exploration and adventures which have influenced the region at Santa Maria. But that's not all! Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is a popular place to stop by if you have a keen interest in gardens and are looking for a peaceful place to relax.
Car Rentals in Columbus
How about exploring the region your own way? Be the architect of your own amazing adventure by checking out car rentals in Columbus with a little help from Orbitz.
Getting here via Port Columbus International Airport? Once you escape the cabin, you can collect a car right where you are. Make your way to Budget and Enterprise.
Sometimes the easiest place to rent a car is right in the city center. Budget is a handy outlet located at 104 East Long Street. Why don't you also look into Avis? They can be found nearby at 104 East Long Street.
Where to stay in Columbus – Hotel Accommodation
On the hunt for a place to stay in Ohio's capital? Choose from the hottest deals at Orbitz. At present, we list 191 hotels in Columbus
.The Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph
is a fantastic choice for travelers seeking top-end accommodations. If it's unavailable, think about the Hilton Columbus Downtown
. The Comfort Inn Grove City
(4197 Marlane Dr) and the La Quinta Inn & Suites Columbus - Grove City
(3962 Jackpot Rd) are some lower-cost options. Think about booking one if you'd prefer to save money for action-packed activities.
Nearest Airports to Columbus
Tighten your seatbelt! You'll soon be arriving at John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH), the best airport for Columbus. The terminal is 7 miles to the northeast of the downtown area and could be the starting point of your memorable vacation.
Popular Places to Visit Near Columbus
If you've explored all there is to explore in Columbus and have a day to spare, don't panic! Just 17 miles away is Ashville
, and there's so much here that you certainly won't be bored. If you want to spend the whole day in the area, stop by the Foxfire Golf Club first. Then hop on over to the Ohio's Small Town Museum and the Raintree South Golf Club. Delaware
is another neighboring area situated just 25 miles away. This place features the Ohio Wesleyan University, the Black Wing Shooting Center and the Glenross Golf Club.
No Cancellation Fees
Whether you've had a rethink or your plans have shifted for some other reason, we won't whack you with a fee if you need to cancel your booking.^ As we can't speak for your selected airline or hotel, it might pay to check with them ASAP.