Book a cheap rental car and enjoy the freedom to roam while you’re visiting Peoria (PIA)! 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 Peoria!
Located west of Peoria, Bettendorf is a great place to visit with children as it boasts Family Museum of Arts and Science where exploration is encouraged through various interesting exhibits. Shoppers will love to visit the Duck Creek Plaza offering over 40 specialty stores.
On going towards east from Peoria, you will reach twin city of Bloomington-Normal. Kids can explore various interesting science exhibits at the Children's Discovery Museum while McLean County Museum of History is an excellent place to learn about the rich past of McLean County, in which the twin-cities are located.
To the east of Peoria lies the city of Champaign-Urbana, home to the prestigious the University of Illinois. History buffs can explore museums like the Champaign County Historical Museum, the Orpheum Children's Science Museum, the Krannert Art Museum and more.