Lancaster is situated 75 miles (121 kilometers) away from Cedar Rapids - Iowa City and 90 miles (145 kilometers) from Iowa City.
Traveling through this region is all about discovery, so why don't you go on a little road trip and uncover a couple of the other towns and cities in the vicinity of Lancaster. Boscobel, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the south, and Belmont, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west of Lancaster are also waiting to be discovered.
If you're staying in Lancaster, don't forget to enjoy Dubuque. Approximately 25 miles (40 kilometers) away, this regional transport and shopping hub is where you'll find National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium, Eagle Point Park and Grand River Center. Kennedy Mall, University of Dubuque and Sundown Mountain are also worth a visit before heading back to Lancaster.
This region offers a range of relaxing pastimes. Set aside some time for bird watching or camping and let your stress melt away. Watersports are a popular pastime here. Take the opportunity to go canoeing or boating; this region has some perfect spots.
Sadly, vacations can't last forever, so when it's time return home, you'll find the nearest major airport in Dubuque, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the south.