Nebraska vacation packages offer fun and value for travelers of all interests.
All over the state, families, golfers, outdoor enthusiasts, campers, artistic
souls, and adventuresome types can find something to suit their fancy. And with
an abundance of value-added attractions, hotels, restaurants, and fun things
to do without the pretense or traffic, a Nebraska vacation is a smart choice
for all types of travelers.
Lincoln, the state capital,
is a great place for cheap vacations
to Nebraska. The state capital has a long list of free and low-cost attractions,
all within a day's drive of Chicago,
St. Louis, Kansas
City, Denver, and Minneapolis.
At the University of Nebraska State Museum, visitors can ponder the wonders
of the universe and examine fossils, all for a few dollars a visit. The Lincoln's
Children's Museum will keep youngsters on Nebraska getaways engaged with a variety
of fun hands-on exhibits and activities. Heading outdoors, Lincoln visitors
can watch wildlife and go hiking
at the Pioneers Park Nature Center and Wilderness Park. Free tours are offered
regularly at the State Capitol
Nebraska vacation packages that are perfect for groups, couples, or individuals
can be arranged in Nebraska
City. With activities like wine
tasting, golfing, carriage
rides, and spa treatments, the Arbor Day Farm Lied Lodge and local bed and breakfast
inns offer relaxing Nebraska getaways that combine accommodations with activities.
Family-friendly attractions are abundant here, too. With hiking at the Arbor
Day Farm Tree Adventure, River County Nature Center, or Steamboat Trail along
the Missouri River, visitors can spend time rather than a lot of money.
Another way to enjoy cheap vacations to Nebraska is to do a lot in one city.
Without a lot of travel time and gas to burn, travelers can concentrate on having
fun rather than sitting in traffic. With a concentration of attractions, Ashland
is a smart choice to include in Nebraska getaways without a lot of driving.
The home of the Strategic Air & Space Museum, Iron Horse Golf Club, Mahoney
State Park, and Simmons
Conservation Park and Wildlife Safari, a part of the Omaha Zoo, offers an
array of restaurants and accommodations to round out any itinerary.
Omaha is about twenty miles away on Interstate 80; the options for Nebraska vacation packages are plentiful here. A range of Omaha hotels offer packages for travelers looking for luxury, time away with the kids, or stylish escapes. For getaways for the young and young at heart, the CoCo Key Water Resort indoor water park provides fun no matter what the weather is. When things heat up, Omaha travelers can head out to Fun-Plex Amusement Park and Water Park. Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo is open year round, offering an array of things to see, including animals from all over the world.
Nebraska's biggest city is also well suited for travel packages in the sophisticated
set. Whether they're shopping, dining, and hanging out in the Old
Market District, admiring creativity at the Joslyn
Art Museum, relaxing at a spa, catching a concert at the Qwest Center, or
enjoying a play at the Orpheum Theater, Omaha
visitors will find no shortage of ideas for engaging Nebraska getaways.
Another way to combine value and vacation into one package is to spend time at one of Nebraska's state parks. With nearly 90 parks and recreational areas, there's no shortage of cheap vacations to Nebraska that can be enjoyed in every corner of the Cornhusker State. Cabin rentals, camping, lodges, and RV sites provide overnight accommodations with reasonable rates. Many of the activities are free or low cost, including hiking, boating, fishing, interpretive programs, horseback riding, boating, and mountain biking.