IOWA’S Capital Country Central Iowa

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Expect the unexpected in the area home to some of Iowa’s leading events like the Iowa State Fair, Pella Tulip Time and Iowa State University games. Enjoy the urban culture of Iowa’s capital city, Des Moines. Or wander through beautiful countryside brought to life with historic covered bridges, award-winning wineries and thousands of miles of bike trails. 

Capital Country is best known for:

Interstates and Highways


DSM Des Moines International Airport

Hours Away From:

Omaha, 2 hours away
Kansas City, 3 hours away
Lincoln, 3 hours away
Quincy, 3.5 hours away
Minneapolis, 4 hours away

See Iowa from a Whole New Perspective

Whether you're seeking rest and relaxation, outdoor exploration or family adventures, the opportunities are endless.