Whether you want to explore rare wildlife at the Henry Doorly Zoo or watch an exciting Broadway musical at the Orpheum Theatre, renting a car is the best way to travel in Omaha. Drive to the Heartland of America Park to enjoy a romantic boat ride or taste different varieties of beers at the Lucky Bucket Brewery, when in Omaha, the fun never ends.
Free/Cheap Activities in Omaha
- Learn about the city's history in the Durham Museum which showcases exhibits related to Omaha's famous citizens and historical sites.
- Participate in the Taco Bike Race that runs from Iowa to Mineola and happens every week. This cycling race is considered one of the world's largest group riding events.
Top Daytrips around Omaha
- Gambling lovers should drive to Iowa which is home to many casinos including Ameristar and Harrah's.
- Drive about 50 miles to reach the city of Lincoln which is famous for its museums and shopping areas. For road trip lovers, Omaha to Lincoln route is a must do.