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Home to Iowa's Great Lakes, Northwest Iowa remains a heaven for water sports enthusiasts, but there is a lot of entertainment there beyond sailing, boating, and jet skiing. If your travel with kids, don't miss the "Ice Cream Capital of the World" Le Mars, thrilling rides at Arnold's Park classic theme park, or the interactive exhibits at Sioux City children's museum. To find something miraculous, visit the world's largest man-made Grotto in West Bend that portrays nine scenes from the life of Christ. For a slice of maritime history and a great collection of classic cars, head to Okoboji. A diverse Northwest Iowa itinerary offers plenty of choices for outdoor adventurers and families. With our international travel planner, United States vacations can be built around trips to Northwest Iowa and other destinations in United States.
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