Check Iowa’s calendar of major annual events and include a local festival in your group tour itinerary
The Iowa Group Travel Association has loads of sample tour itineraries that will aid planners in crafting the best trip possible. The following five circuits are representative of trips that will wow your travelers.
Much of the nation relies on the food produced by Iowa farmers, so it makes sense to include a farm meal or farm visit on your group tour itinerary. It’s also a place to tap into the farm-to-fork concept that fuels a growing number of restaurants that take pride in using local, seasonal ingredients.
Charting a course along the state’s eastern border puts groups in touch with a vital valley overflowing with river lore—and lots more.