Sandusky is a thrill-seeker’s dream. Nicknamed “the Roller Coaster Capital of the World,” Sandusky has enough amusement parks and rides to keep visitors satisfied for days. Try riding the Top Thrill Dragster or the Gemini in the world-renowned Cedar Point.
Lake Erie touches many of the best places in Sandusky, like Cedar Point Beach. Travelers can also explore Seneca Caverns, a large network of underground tunnels.
Sandusky is the site of Ohio Bike Week. Held every June, this week-long event features live music, bike parades, and leather jackets.
Cedar Point is Sandusky’s claim to fame. It boasts 17 roller coasters, carousels, and other children’s rides. Sandusky also has water parks, like Castaway Bay.
All the best restaurants in Sandusky are near Cedar Point. For a bite to eat try visiting Tomo Hibachi, Perkins Restaurant & Bakery, Famous Dave’s, or Coaster’s Driveway.
The Merry-Go-Round Museum is dedicated to one of the most recognizable kids’ rides. The Sandusky Maritime Museum features historic ships and artifacts from shipwrecks.
Sandusky’s downtown waterfront area is home to charming boutiques and historic architecture. The Sandusky Mall Complex features national retailers like Sephora and Express.