This Epic One-Day Road Trip Across Iowa Is Full Of Adventures From Sunrise To Sunset.

What’s your favorite place to greet the sunrise at the start of a brand new Iowa day? What about the best place to reflect on the adventures of the day as the sun goes down? Iowa is full of fantastic views — and this one-day road trip in Iowa will take you to two of the best to start and end your day, amid a tour of the state’s best sights, eats, and experiences. So, pack up the car for an epic single-day adventure with this road trip itinerary that takes you from Council Bluffs to Dubuque — with some stunning vistas greeting you at each end.

Do you have other favorite spots to greet the Iowa sunrise or sunset? Let us know in the comments section. If you’re looking for another road trip through Iowa, consider this exploration of the state’s countryside hidden gems.

Address: Lewis and Clark Park, 19962 Monument Rd, Council Bluffs, IA 51503, USA
Address: Julien Dubuque Monument, 1810 Monument Dr, Dubuque, IA 52003, USA
Address: Chuckwagon Restaurant, 113 5th St, Adair, IA 50002, USA
Address: Cutler - Donahoe Covered Bridge, 300 S 9th St, Winterset, IA 50273, USA
Address: The Palace Saloon Bar & Grill, 149 1st Ave E, Dyersville, IA 52040, USA
Address: Pheasant Run Farm - Sunflower Experience, Co Trunk Hwy V40, Belle Plaine, IA 52208, USA
Address: Blank Park Zoo, 7401 SW 9th St, Des Moines, IA 50315, USA
Address: Sykora Bakery, 73 16th Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404, USA