This Natural Wonders Road Trip Will Show You Iowa Like You’ve Never Seen It Before

There’s more to Iowa than meets the eye. We’re much more than cornfields and flat lands. There’s a surprising diversity and richness to the natural wonders that you can explore. From other-worldly caves to waterfalls and everything in between, this road trip will show you Iowa like you’ve never seen it before.

This road trip explores the natural wonders of eastern Iowa, and the driving time is a little over five hours in its entirety. You can find a map of the road trip route here.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you been to any of these spots? What did you think? For another great Iowa road trip idea, This Haunting Road Trip Through Iowa Ghost Towns Is One You Won’t Forget.