A Visit To This Charming River Town Near Cincinnati Is An Absolute Must

As we head into spring and summer, day trip season has arrived and you may be looking for a nearby town to visit and explore. We are perfectly situated to reach several interesting areas that are all within about an hour, and one of the most charming is Augusta, Kentucky. Follow the Ohio River southeast and you’ll find yourself in a town that is filled with history, activity, entertainment, great food, and if you happen to be lucky… George Clooney. A visit to this enticing river town near Cincinnati is a must-visit, and you may even need more than a day to explore all that this picturesque city has to offer.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Augusta is a delightful town along the Ohio River that we are so lucky to have so close by! Have you spent time in this charming, historic city? Where else do you head for day trips from Cincinnati? Let us know in the comments!

For more information and to plan your trip to Augusta, be sure to check out the town’s website.

If you need more ideas for day trips this season, check out our nine favorite destinations here.