Columbus Itinerary: Made in CBUS
The Itinerary at a Glance
Ideal for groups of 25+, this three-day offers a chance to go behind the scenes and see how things are made in Columbus, Ohio. Tours members receive product samples along the way.
4 Unique Experience on This Trip
- Anthony- Thomas Candy Company
- Camelot Cellars
- Der Dutchman
- Wyandotte Winery
Duration: 3 Days
This Itinerary is Ideal For: Groups of 25+
Afternoon: Then, indulge your sweet tooth during a tour of world-famous, family-owned confectionery Anthony- Thomas Candy Company. Everyone receives a freshly made chocolate.
Evening: Spend the evening in Old Worthington. Craft your own card at Igloo Letterpress on an antique, hand-operated press. Pick from dozens of scents and hand-pour a Candle Lab candle. Sample wine at House Wine. Wind down during dinner at the historic Worthington Inn.
Lunch: The best in Amish cooking shows how “comfort food” got its name. Savor a family-style buffet at Der Dutchman.
Afternoon: The American Whistle Corporation, America’s only metal whistle manufacturer, reveals how these legendary whistles are made. Then, travel back in time at Ohio History Center’s interactive “1950s: Building the American Dream” exhibit.
Evening: Discover how wine is made, then bottled, corked and labeled at Camelot Cellars or Wyandotte Winery.Afterward, enjoy unparalleled views of the Columbus skyline with dinner at The Boat House at Confluence Park. Or, explore the city’s great neighborhoods – like the Short North Arts District or German Village – for a memorable dinner on your own.
Morning: In the herb capital of Gahanna, learn how to use sweet, tart and pungent herbs to amplify everyday recipes.
Lunch: Venture to Ye Olde Mill, home of the Velvet Ice Cream Factory and Museum, to go behind the scenes on what Fodor’s calls “a Top Ten Ice Cream Factory Tour.” Taste fresh ice cream and have lunch at the vintage ice cream parlor.