3 days in Iowa Itinerary

3 days in Iowa Itinerary

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3 days in Iowa Itinerary

Start: Indianapolis
Fly:  5​h 15​min
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Dubuque
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Indianapolis

2
nights
Dubuque

Dubuque ©
Dubuque is the county seat of Dubuque County, Iowa, United States, located along the Mississippi River. Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of National Farm Toy Museum and then don't miss a visit to Julien Dubuque Monument. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about winemaking at Eagles Landing Winery and then immerse yourself in nature at Cedar Rock State Park (Lowell Walter Residence).

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Dubuque travel planner .

Indianapolis to Dubuque is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Indianapolis to Dubuque. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Indianapolis in October, with highs in Dubuque at 62°F and lows at 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dubuque

Wineries Parks Nature

Side Trips

Clinton, Cedar Rock State Park (Lowell Walter Residence), National Farm Toy Museum, Eagles Landing Winery
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Eagles Landing Winery ©
Eagles Landing Winery
Julien Dubuque Monument ©
Julien Dubuque Monument

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