15 days in Kansas Itinerary

15 days in Kansas Itinerary

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Topeka
— 4 nights
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Abilene
— 2 nights
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Wichita
— 3 nights
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Independence
— 1 night
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Overland Park
— 3 nights

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Topeka

Topeka ©
Topeka is the capital city of the U.S. Family-friendly places like Evel Knievel Museum and Wildwood Adventure Park will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Topeka: OZ Museum (in Wamego), Lawrence (South Park, Massachusetts Street, &more) and Manhattan (Kansas State University Insect Zoo, Sunset Zoo, &more). Next up on the itinerary: ponder the world of politics at Kansas State Capitol Building, walk around Gage Park, have fun and explore at Kansas Children's Discovery Center, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Topeka Zoological Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Topeka online attractions planner.

Perth, Australia to Topeka is an approximately 32-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Perth to Topeka, you'll gain 14 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Abilene.

Things to do in Topeka

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Manhattan, Lawrence, OZ Museum
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Evel Knievel Museum ©
Evel Knievel Museum
Wildwood Adventure Park ©
Wildwood Adventure Park
Locked Manhattan ©
Locked Manhattan

2
nights
Abilene

Abilene ©
Abilene is a city in and the county seat of Dickinson County, Kansas, United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum, then steep yourself in history at Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad, then contemplate the waterfront views at Geary State Fishing Lake amd Wildlife Area, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Council Grove Reservoir. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Greyhound Hall of Fame, look for all kinds of wild species at Maxwell Wildlife Refuge, then immerse yourself in nature at Milford State Park, and finally identify plant and animal life at Milford Nature Center & Fish Hatchery.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Abilene day trip site.

Traveling by car from Topeka to Abilene takes 1.5 hours. May in Abilene sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Wichita.

Things to do in Abilene

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Junction City, Maxwell Wildlife Refuge, Council Grove Reservoir, Milford State Park
Highlights from your plan
Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum ©
Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum
Maxwell Wildlife Refuge ©
Maxwell Wildlife Refuge
Milford State Park ©
Milford State Park

3
nights
Wichita

Wichita ©
Attractions like Sedgwick County Zoo and The Keeper of the Plains make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Wichita side-trips: Hutchinson (Strataca & Cosmosphere).

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Wichita road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Abilene to Wichita takes 1.5 hours. In May in Wichita, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Independence.

Things to do in Wichita

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Hutchinson, Tanganyika Wildlife Park
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Sedgwick County Zoo ©
Sedgwick County Zoo
Cosmosphere ©
Cosmosphere
Tanganyika Wildlife Park ©
Tanganyika Wildlife Park

1
night
Independence

Independence ©
Independence is a city in and the county seat of Montgomery County, Kansas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): examine the collection at Gary's Garage Museum, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Safari Zoological Park, then contemplate the long history of Little House on the Prairie Museum, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Riverside Park and Ralph Mitchell Zoo, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Elk City State Park.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Independence journey site.

Traveling by car from Wichita to Independence takes 2 hours. In May in Independence, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Overland Park.

Things to do in Independence

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature

Side Trip

Caney
Highlights from your plan
Safari Zoological Park ©
Safari Zoological Park
Riverside Park and Ralph Mitchell Zoo ©
Riverside Park and Ralph Mitchell Zoo
Gary's Garage Museum ©
Gary's Garage Museum

3
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Overland Park

Overland Park ©
Overland Park is the second most populous city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Saint Peter, take a memorable tour with Zip KC, admire the natural beauty at Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, then get to know the resident critters at Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead, and finally test your team's savvy at Breakout KC Escape Rooms. On your second day here, walk around Ernie Miller Nature Center, bet on your favorite at Kansas Speedway, make a splash at Schlitterbahn Waterpark Kansas City, then learn more about the world around you at Museum at Prairiefire, and finally find something for the whole family at Great Wolf Lodge.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Overland Park day trip website.

You can drive from Independence to Overland Park in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Overland Park

Parks · Theme Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kansas City, Ernie Miller Nature Center, Zip KC, Breakout KC Escape Rooms
Highlights from your plan
Breakout KC Escape Rooms ©
Breakout KC Escape Rooms
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead ©
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead
Zip KC ©
Zip KC

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