Visitors to Akron Ohio will fly into Akron-Canton Airport (CAK), the gateway to the fifth-largest city in the so-called Buckeye State. Akron-Canton Airport (CAK) is serviced by public transport, and you can catch a public bus at the north end of the terminal. There are a few different available services into town, and travel time can take up to an hour.
Akron, Ohio is in the Great Lakes region, and has a lot on offer to see and do. Outdoor attractions such as Cuyahoga Valley National Park are nearby and offer opportunities for hiking and mountain biking in the summer and skiing and sledding in winter.
Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens and the F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm are also popular places with lovely surroundings to visit.
Food and Drink
If exploring makes you work up an appetite, Akron is sure to satisfy. Packed with restaurants, two particularly fun eateries are Swenson s Drive-In restaurant, and the 356th Fighter Group restaurant, located near the Akron-Canton airport runway.
Another attraction nearby is the Harry London Chocolate Factory. The Akron area is full of wineries and vineyards, many of which are open to the public and offer tours.