If you're interested in seeing a quintessential American city, consider a vacation in Bismarck, North Dakota. The town lies smack dab in the center of North Dakota and is the state capital. It is one of the most visited cities in the Northwest United States, and you can fit plenty of activities into cheap Bismarck vacations. It lies along the Missouri River and features tons of sprawling parks, hiking trails, golf courses, and more outdoor adventures. It's also known for its 19-story Art Deco capitol building, which is the tallest building in the state.
Check out prices on car rentals in Bismarck before you go so you can make sure you have the means to explore the city while you're visiting. While you're in town, you should check out the State Supreme Court Building and the Liberty Memorial, two of the most popular attractions. The Dakota Zoo is also one of the best in the state, and if you're into water parks, the Super Slide Amusement Park is plenty of fun. You can also head downtown to check out some of the awesome restaurants, bars, and the great nightlife scene.
Look for Bismarck hotels near the airport so you can have a hassle-free trip. If you're visiting Bismarck in the winter, you'll find there are a lot of free events and festivals to take advantage of. The Christmas My Way Festival takes place in early December. In the spring, you can check out a variety of musicals and concerts outdoors, and in April, the Pure Imagination festival takes place. But any time of year is a great time to visit this beautiful state capital. On Travelocity, you can find cheap Bismarck vacation packages that combine hotels and flights to save you up to $537.