10 days in North Platte & West Simsbury Itinerary

10 days in North Platte & West Simsbury Itinerary

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10 days in North Platte & West Simsbury Itinerary

Start: North Platte
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North Platte
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 45​min
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West Simsbury
— 6 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: North Platte

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North Platte

North Platte ©
North Platte is a city in and the county seat of Lincoln County, Nebraska, United States. On the 21st (Fri), examine the collection at Lincoln County Historical Museum, explore and take pictures at Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park, and then stroll through Cody Park. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Union Pacific Railroad Bailey Yard, get engrossed in the history at Fort Cody Trading Post, see the interesting displays at 100th Meridian Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Robert Henri Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Original Pony Express Station & Museum.

For maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the North Platte tour itinerary app .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to North Platte. In December, daily temperatures in North Platte can reach 41°F, while at night they dip to 13°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to West Simsbury.

Things to do in North Platte

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cozad, Original Pony Express Station & Museum
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Robert Henri Museum ©
Robert Henri Museum
Union Pacific Railroad Bailey Yard ©
Union Pacific Railroad Bailey Yard

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West Simsbury

West Simsbury ©
West Simsbury is a census-designated place (CDP) and section of the town of Simsbury in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum and The Mark Twain House & Museum. Let the collections at Norman Rockwell Museum and Hancock Shaker Village capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from West Simsbury: Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (in New Haven), Hammonasset Beach State Park (in Madison) and Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site (in Hyde Park). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Mount Greylock State Reservation, stroll through Stanley park, take advantage of the amenities at Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort, and immerse yourself in nature at Gillette Castle State Park.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our West Simsbury online trip itinerary builder .

The Route module can help you plan travel from North Platte to West Simsbury. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from North Platte in December, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 27°F in West Simsbury. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in West Simsbury

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hyde Park, Foxwoods Resort Casino, The Mark Twain House & Museum, Talcott Mountain State Park, Hancock Shaker Village
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