8 days in Douglasville & Northwest Iowa Itinerary

8 days in Douglasville & Northwest Iowa Itinerary

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Douglasville
— 2 nights
Drive to Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Fly to Sioux City
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Sioux City
— 2 nights
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West Bend
— 1 night
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Arnolds Park
— 2 nights
Drive to Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport / Wold–Chamberlain Field, Fly to Atlanta

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Douglasville

— 2 nights
The city of Douglasville is the county seat of Douglas County, Georgia, United States., the city had a population of 30,961, up from 20,065 in 2000.Douglasville is located approximately west of Atlanta and is part of the Atlanta Metro Area. Attractions like Six Flags Over Georgia and Red Top Mountain State Park make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Douglasville: Hills & Dales Estate (in LaGrange), Booth Western Art Museum (in Cartersville) and Wild Animal Safari (in Pine Mountain). Next up on the itinerary: make a splash at Boundary Waters Park, admire the majestic nature at Sweetwater Creek State Park, and admire the masterpieces at Douglas County Museum of History and Art.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Douglasville road trip planner.

Atlanta to Douglasville is an approximately half hour car ride. In July in Douglasville, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 70°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sioux City.

Things to do in Douglasville

Parks · Theme Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Sioux City

— 2 nights
Sioux City is a city in Woodbury and Plymouth counties in the northwestern part of the U.S. state of Iowa. On the 8th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Sioux City Public Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Trinity Heights, then shop like a local with Jolly Time Museum and Koated Kernels Shoppe, and finally admire the majestic nature at Stone State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Sergeant Floyd River Museum and Welcome Center, then take an in-depth tour of Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center, then pause for some photo ops at Spirit of Siouxland Statue, and finally appreciate the history behind Sergeant Floyd Monument.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Sioux City road trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Douglasville to Sioux City. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Douglasville to Sioux City. Traveling from Douglasville in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 63°F in Sioux City. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to West Bend.

Things to do in Sioux City

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

West Bend

— 1 night
West Bend is a city in Kossuth and Palo Alto (originally) counties in the U.S. state of Iowa. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Grotto of the Redemption.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the West Bend driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Sioux City to West Bend takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Sioux City in July, expect nights in West Bend to be about the same, around 62°F, while days are slightly colder, around 81°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Arnolds Park.

Things to do in West Bend

Nature · Historic Sites · Parks
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Arnolds Park

— 2 nights
Arnolds Park is a city in Dickinson County, Iowa, United States. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): explore the activities along Spirit Lake, then stop by Goodies Handmade Candies, then browse the exhibits of Abbie Gardner Cabin, and finally find something for the whole family at Arnolds Park Amusement Park. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Okoboji Classic Cars and then see the interesting displays at Iowa Great Lakes Maritime Museum.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Arnolds Park day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from West Bend to Arnolds Park takes 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Arnolds Park are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Arnolds Park

Museums · Nature · Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Side Trips