Book a cheap rental car and enjoy the freedom to roam while you’re visiting Cedar Rapids (CID)! Envision driving along a winding road, windows rolled down, leisurely passing scenic mountains, romantic beaches or popular roadside attractions in a comfortable rented car. Take the road less traveled, and discover more about the surroundings near Cedar Rapids!
Located in the south of Cedar Rapids, Iowa City is the home to the University of Iowa. It was the third city to be named as UNESCO City of Literature in North America. Take a trip to the Old Capitol Museum, one of Iowa’s oldest buildings. You can also explore interesting geological exhibits like a massive Ice Age sloth at the University Of Iowa Museum Of Natural History.
Moving southwest of Cedar Rapids you will reach Amana Colonies housing a collection of seven villages established by German colonists 150 years ago. Foodies can try old German recipes served in family style at its various restaurants.
Dubuque lies northeast of Cedar Rapids. The city shows its old world charm at the Cable Car Square, containing numerous ancient Victorian-era buildings. Nature lovers can visit the Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens.