Cedar Rapids trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Cedar Rapids

Trip Planner USA  /  Iowa  /  Cedar Rapids
Cedar Rapids is the second largest city in Iowa and is the county seat of Linn County. The city lies on both banks of the Cedar River, 20mi north of Iowa City and 100mi northeast of Des Moines, the state's capital and largest city. Until massive flooding in 2008, the city's government was headquartered in the Veterans Memorial Building, near the Linn County Courthouse and jail on Mays Island in the Cedar River; Cedar Rapids was one of a few cities in the world, along with Paris, France, with governmental offices on a municipal island.A flourishing center for arts and culture in Eastern Iowa, the city is home to the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library, the Paramount Theatre, Theatre Cedar Rapids, the African-American Historical Museum and Cultural Center of Iowa, and the Iowa Cultural Corridor Alliance. Cedar Rapids is an economic hub of the state, located in the core of the Interstate 380. Cedar Rapids/Iowa City Technology Corridor of Linn, Benton, Cedar, Jones, Johnson, and Washington counties. As of the 2010 United States Census, the city population was 126,326.
In the build up to your vacation in Cedar Rapids, plan trip itinerary minutiae using the visitor reviews, staff write-ups, and custom search fields on our United States attractions planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Cedar Rapids

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Cedar Rapids

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Recently planned trips to Cedar Rapids

2 days in Cedar Rapids BY A USER FROM ANGOLA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Cedar Rapids BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Cedar Rapids BY A USER FROM KAZAKHSTAN January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Knoxville & Cedar Rapids BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, kids, popular PREFERENCES: January, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Cedar Rapids BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Cedar Rapids BY A USER FROM BRAZIL December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in United States BY A USER FROM KUWAIT December, kids, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Cedar Rapids BY A USER FROM GUATEMALA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in United States BY A USER FROM LIBYA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Cedar Rapids BY A USER FROM ALBANIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Cedar Rapids & Los Angeles BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans