2 days in Omaha & Altoona Itinerary

2 days in Omaha & Altoona Itinerary

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Omaha
— 1 day
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Altoona
— 1 night
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Omaha — 1 day

Gateway to the West

A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): observe the fascinating underwater world at Henry Doorly Zoo, take an in-depth tour of The Durham Museum, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Lauritzen Gardens Omaha's Botanical Center.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Omaha visit planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Omaha. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in July, and nighttime lows around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Altoona.
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Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nightlife · Museums

Altoona — 1 night

Altoona is a city in Polk County, Iowa, United States and is a part of the Des Moines–West Des Moines Metropolitan Statistical Area. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): stroll through High Trestle Trail Bridge, then get your bearings at Prairie Meadows, and then make a splash at Adventureland.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Altoona route planner.

Getting from Omaha to Altoona by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. In July in Altoona, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 63°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can drive back home.
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Outdoors · Parks · Casinos · Fun & Games
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