• 7 Simply Spectacular Scenic Views Near Cincinnati

    7 Simply Spectacular Scenic Views Near Cincinnati

If you’re ready to get out of the house and enjoy the local scenery, Cincinnati is a great place to enjoy the scenic views. With the rolling hills and river valley vistas, you can spend a whole day taking pictures and soaking in the panoramic views.

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Scenic Views of Cincinnati 

Bellevue Hill Park Scenic Views

Rising out of a dense neighborhood just outside the University of Cincinnati, Bellevue Hill Park offers a grand view of the entire Cincinnati basin. Additionally, you can admire the historic architecture that dapples the Cincinnati area.

Find it here:

2191 Ohio Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45219

Devou Park Scenic Views

Found at the grassy hilltop in Northern Kentucky’s Park Hills, Devou Park boasts a panoramic view of the Cincinnati skyline. Featuring a wide view of Cincinnati, the Ohio River, and even some well-known landmarks in Covington, Kentucky, this park comes equipped with picnic tables, walking trails, and viewing benches. Devou is a great location for photos and sunny afternoon picnics.

Find it here:

1201 Park Dr, Covington, KY 41011

Incline Public House Scenic Views

Feeling a little peckish? Then visit the Incline Public House for a bite to eat at this Cincinnati-side destination. This hilltop getaway grants visitors a sweeping view of both downtown Cincinnati as well as the Ohio River.

Find it here:

2601 W 8th St, Cincinnati, OH 45204

The Radisson Scenic Views

Ascending from the busy riverfront of Covington, Kentucky, the Radisson Hotel Cincinnati Riverfront offers a one-of-a-kind, bird’s eye view of the skyline across the river. Great for a staycation or visit the rotating top-floor restaurant for a dinner to remember.

Find it here:

668 W 5th St, Covington, KY 41011

Newport on the Levee

A bustling destination in its own right, Newport on the Levee in Newport, Kentucky features a wide-angle, riverfront view of both Cincinnati’s stadiums. Watch a movie, grab a drink, or even stop by the Newport Aquarium. Whatever you are looking to get into, Newport on the Levee has something from date nights to family days.

Find it here:

1 3rd St, Newport, KY 41071

Riverside Drive

Located in Covington’s Historic Licking Riverside district, Riverside Drive offers a bottom-up view of Cincinnati, Ohio. Featuring a lovely view of both Cincinnati and the historic Roebling Suspension Bridge that connects Covington with Cincinnati, this peaceful lookout is unlike any other in the area. 

Find it here:

Riverside Drive, Covington, KY 41011

Eden Park

Eden Park is a large area boasting walking trails, The Butterfly House, and segway tours around its gracefully rolling hills. But most of all, Eden Park’s Twin Lakes area features a hilltop view of Cincinnati and Bellevue, Kentucky.

Find it here:

950 Eden Park Dr, Cincinnati, OH 45202

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