Find cheap car rental deals in Sioux City, Iowa
Sioux City, a meeting point of three states, sits on the eastern edge of Iowa, following the curve of the Missouri River. The charming city features a historic downtown lined with 19th-century buildings, and a collection of attractions to charm and entertain visitors who stop in the region. Rent a car through Orbitz, and drive around the city to visit its many museums, parks, and arts venues.
Your rental car in Sioux City also opens up the Great Plains at the heart of the US to you. Nebraska and South Dakota are on your doorstep, with Minnesota on the horizon, too. Take some time to explore this little-visited corner of the country.
Sioux City sits at the meeting point of three separate states, so you can experience them all within one trip. Here’s where you should visit when renting a car in Sioux City.
The city center of Sioux City sprawls out from Fourth Street, a historic road lined with Victorian buildings. Wander down this charming street, then drive your rental car to the nearby attractions. Museums in the city cover topics such as Lewis and Clark, the Missouri River, regional history, and children’s education. Cross over into South Dakota and you can visit the tri-point, where the three states meet.
Travel north into the state of South Dakota to find the family-friendly city of Sioux Falls. The strikingly designed city is named after the series of waterfalls that run through its center. Follow the hiking trails through Falls Park, before experiencing the town’s other attractions, such as the Great Plains Zoo or the Butterfly House and Aquarium.
Journey time: Around 1 hour 20 minutes
Distance: Approximately 85 miles
Nebraska’s largest city is just a short drive south from Sioux City, and is packed with all the delights of a big city. The widely acclaimed Henry Doorly Zoo, said to be one of the best in the world, is one of the city’s highlights. While you’re here, don’t miss the Joslyn Art Museum, or the Heartland of America Park and Fountain.
Journey time: Around 1 hour 25 minutes
Distance: Approximately 95 miles