4 days in Nebraska Itinerary

4 days in Nebraska Itinerary

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4 days in Nebraska Itinerary

Start: Minneapolis
Fly:  4​h
1
Omaha
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Lincoln
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
End: Minneapolis

2
nights
Omaha

Omaha ©
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Omaha is known for zoos & aquariums, shopping, parks, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Henry Doorly Zoo, get engrossed in the history at The Durham Museum, take in the views from Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge, and enjoy some diversion at Take Aim Indoor Shooting Sports & Training Facility.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Omaha trip planning site .

Minneapolis to Omaha is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In August in Omaha, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Lincoln.

Things to do in Omaha

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Take Aim Indoor Shooting Sports & Training Facility
Highlights from your plan
Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo
Room Escape Games
Omaha Children's Museum ©
Omaha Children's Museum

1
night
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Lincoln is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): explore the engaging exhibits at Lincoln Children's Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Sunken Gardens, then ponder the world of politics at Nebraska State Capitol, and finally admire the striking features of Saint Mary Catholic Church.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Lincoln travel route builder .

Traveling by car from Omaha to Lincoln takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in August, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lincoln

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Children's Museum ©
Lincoln Children's Museum
Nebraska State Capitol ©
Nebraska State Capitol
Sunken Gardens ©
Sunken Gardens

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