13 days in Ankeny Itinerary

13 days in Ankeny Itinerary

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Ankeny ©
Ankeny is a city in Polk County, Iowa, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Ankeny side-trips: Winterset (Hogback Covered Bridge, Clark Tower, & more), Ames (Reiman Gardens & Iowa State University) and Grotto of the Redemption (in West Bend). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at High Trestle Trail, get a sense of history and politics at Capitol Building, browse the eclectic array of goods at Downtown Farmers Market, and stroll around Pappajohn Sculpture Park.

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If you are flying in from Turkey, the closest major airport is Des Moines International Airport. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ankeny

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Des Moines, Winterset, Amana, Cedar Rapids, Altoona
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Capitol Building ©
Capitol Building
Adventureland ©
Blank Park Zoo ©
Blank Park Zoo