Around 26,000 people call Burlington in Southeast Iowa home.
Des Moines, the state capital, is located 140 miles (225 kilometers) to the northwest of Burlington, while Iowa City is 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the north.
A favorite with local and visiting golf fanatics is Spirit Hollow Golf Club, the best place to tee off on around Burlington. Grab your clubs and lucky putter and tee off, then end the day in the clubhouse bar sharing a few drinks with golf-obsessed locals.
Discover the lighter side of in the Burlington area at FunCity, a popular destination for kids of all ages. Pack your sense of fun and get ready for a day overflowing with laughter and great moments.
Once you’ve ticked off the main spots on the tourist map in Burlington, finish your explorations into this fascinating part of the world with a visit to the Snake Alley.