17 days in Cedar Rapids & Prineville Itinerary

17 days in Cedar Rapids & Prineville Itinerary

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17 days in Cedar Rapids & Prineville Itinerary

Start: Minneapolis
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Cedar Rapids
— 10 nights
Fly + Drive:  10​h 30​min
2
Prineville
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Minneapolis

10
nights
Cedar Rapids

Cedar Rapids ©
Cedar Rapids is the second largest city in Iowa and is the county seat of Linn County. Change things up with these side-trips from Cedar Rapids: Dubuque (Fenelon Place Elevator Co., Mines of Spain, & more), Galena (The Old Blacksmith Shop, Ulysses S. Grant Home, & more) and Cedar Rock State Park (Lowell Walter Residence) (in Independence). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Iowa 80 Trucking Museum, contemplate the long history of Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum, admire the sheer force of Dunnings Spring Park, and browse for treasures at Antique Archeology.

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Cedar Rapids trip planner .

Minneapolis to Cedar Rapids is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive. June in Cedar Rapids sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Prineville.

Things to do in Cedar Rapids

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dubuque, Galena, Le Claire, Amana, Decorah
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Blaum Bros. Distilling Co. ©
Blaum Bros. Distilling Co.
Ulysses S. Grant Home ©
Ulysses S. Grant Home

5
nights
Prineville

Prineville is a city in and the county seat of Crook County, Oregon, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to John Day Fossil Beds National Monument (in John Day), John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, Painted Hills Unit (in Dayville) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Maupin). There's still lots to do: get outside with Steins Pillar, get lost in a book at Crook County Library, explore the striking landscape at Painted Hills, and see the interesting displays at Bowman Museum.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Prineville trip planning tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Cedar Rapids to Prineville. The time zone difference when traveling from Cedar Rapids to Prineville is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Cedar Rapids in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Prineville, with lows of 43°F. On the 29th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Prineville

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

River Rafting & Tubing, Rogue-Umpqua Scenic Byway, John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, Painted Hills Unit
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River Rafting & Tubing
John Day Fossil Beds National Monument ©
Painted Hills ©
Painted Hills