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Des Moines Tourism and Travel Guide

At first what may look like a capital city full of significant buildings, especially administrative the city of Des Moines will surprise with its potential. Literally meaning “of monks” this city sure does have a juxtaposing relevance. They say that it was here that the Mississippian culture began to develop by some monks that built hut
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Planning a trip to des moines

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Budget Planning in Des Moines, United States

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Transportation in Des Moines, United States

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Things to do in Des Moines, United States

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Accommodation in Des Moines, United States

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Restaurants in Des Moines

  • J J Jasmine

    Address: 555 Walnut St

    Thai
  • Home Plate Diner

    Address: 304 E 30th St

    American Diners
  • Long John Silver's

    Address: 3006 SE 14th St

    Fast Food Seafood
  • Jimmy John's

    Address: 3918 Fleur Dr

    Restaurants
  • Burger King

    Address: 1405 E Court Ave

    Fast Food Burgers
  • Riccelli's Restaurant

    Address: 3803 Indianola Ave

    Italian
  • Cooper's on 5th

    Address: 227 5th St

    American International

Cafes in Des Moines

  • Ritual Cafe

    Address: 1301 Locust St

    American Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Vegan and Vegetarian
  • Caribou Coffee

    Address: 3220 Ingersoll Ave

    Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • Scenic Route Bakery

    Address: 350 E Locust St

    Bakeries Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses American
  • Cozy Cafe

    Address: 5405 Douglas Ave

    Restaurants Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses

Homestays in Des Moines

  • Butler House On Grand

    Address: 4507 Grand Ave

    Hotels and Motels Bed and Breakfasts
  • The 1900 Inn

    Address: 1033 26th St

    Hotels and Motels Bed and Breakfasts
  • Cottage

    Address: 1094 28th St

    Hotels and Motels Bed and Breakfasts
  • Ramada-Northwest

    Address: 5000 Merle Hay Rd

    Hotels and Motels Lodges and Vacation Rentals

Other Important Places in Des Moines

  • Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority

    Address: 1100 Dart Way

    Bus Stations
  • Greyhound Bus Lines

    Address: 1107 Keosauqua Way

    Public Transportation Services
  • Des Moines International Airport

    Address: 5800 Fleur Dr

    International Airports
  • DM Limos

    Address: 2643 Beaver Ave

    Bus Stations
  • Dart Ride Share

    Address: 1100 Dart Way

    Bus Stations
  • Burlington Trailways

    Address: 1501 2nd Ave

    Bus Stations
  • Temple For Performing Arts

    Address: 1011 Locust St

    Convention Centers
  • Innovativevents

    Address: 4007 SE 34th St

    Convention Centers
  • Freeman Co

    Address: 2000 Easton Blvd

    Convention Centers
  • Fourmile Community Center

    Address: 3711 Easton Blvd

    Government Departments and Agencies
  • Polk County Courthouse

    Address: 500 Mulberry St

    Government Departments and Agencies
  • Polk County Jail

    Address: 1985 NE 51st Pl

    Government Departments and Agencies
  • South Side Library

    Address: 1111 Porter Ave

    Libraries
  • Library, Libraries, North Side Library

    Address: 3516 5th Ave

    Libraries
  • Des Moines Public Library

    Address: 1000 Grand Ave

    Libraries
  • Pleasant Hill City Library

    Address: 5151 Maple Dr

    Libraries
  • Des Moines Police-Research

    Address: 25 Robert D Ray Dr

    Police Stations
  • Saylor Township Fire Department

    Address: 211 NW 54th Ave

    Fire Stations
  • Des Moines Fire Department 8

    Address: 1249 McKinley Ave

    Fire Stations
  • Keck Airport Parking

    Address: 5555 Fleur Dr

    Parking
  • Airport Parking

    Address: 5800 Fleur Dr

    Parking
  • Keck Parking

    Address: 401 Grand Ave

    Parking
  • Cattell Elementary School

    Address: 3101 E 12th St

    Primary and Secondary Schools
  • Central Campus

    Address: 1800 Grand Ave

    Primary and Secondary Schools
  • Moulton Elementary School

    Address: 1541 8th St

    Primary and Secondary Schools
  • Pleasant Hill Elementary School

    Address: 4801 E Oakwood Dr

    Primary and Secondary Schools
  • Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center

    Address: 900 Polk Blvd

    Hospitals, Clinics and Medical Centers
  • Primary Health Care

    Address: 2353 SE 14th St

    Hospitals, Clinics and Medical Centers
  • Powell Chemical Dependency Center

    Address: 700 E University Ave

    Hospitals, Clinics and Medical Centers

How much does it cost to travel to Des Moines

Plan your trip to Des Moines with an estimated budget for your travel. The average daily cost of food in Des Moines is USD 62.5 per person. For a family of four, the cost of eating out is USD 250. For accommodation, be ready to spend around USD 86 for a budget accommodation and USD 90 for a luxury hotel, per day, per person. For getting around Des Moines, you will need a rough figure of USD 43.75 per day. For detailed Des Moines trip cost calculator, use Des Moines Trip Planner.

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Average Price of a Luxury Trip in Des Moines

  • Average Daily Cost* USD 279 Per Person
  • Cost for One Week USD 1953 Per Person
  • Cost for Two Weeks USD 3906 Per Person
  • Cost for One Month USD 8370 Per Person

Average Price of a Mid-Range Trip in Des Moines

  • Average Daily Cost* USD 233 Per Person
  • Cost for One Week USD 1631 Per Person
  • Cost for Two Weeks USD 3262 Per Person
  • Cost for One Month USD 6990 Per Person

Average Price of a Budget Trip in Des Moines

  • Average Daily Cost* USD 128 Per Person
  • Cost for One Week USD 896 Per Person
  • Cost for Two Weeks USD 1792 Per Person
  • Cost for One Month USD 3840 Per Person

*Based on Food, Accommodation & Transportation

How much will it cost once you're in Des Moines

Food & Drinks
  • 3-Course meal (mid-range) USD 25
  • Fast food Combo meal USD 6.5
  • Coffee (Cappuccino regular) USD 4.18
  • Bottle of Water (1.5 L) USD 2
  • Soft Drinks (Coke/Pepsi, 0.33 L) USD 1.91
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 L) USD 2.45
Accommodation & Transportation
  • Budget Accommodation USD 86
  • Luxury Accommodation USD 90
  • Taxi Start (Standard Tariff) USD 2.5
  • Taxi per km (Standard Tariff) USD 2.02
  • One-way Ticket (Local Transit) USD 1.75
  • Fuel (1 L) USD 0.64
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