4 days in Northwest Kansas Itinerary

4 days in Northwest Kansas Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Northwest Kansas attractions planner

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Goodland
— 2 nights
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Hays
— 1 night
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Goodland

— 2 nights
Goodland is a city in and the county seat of Sherman County, Kansas, United States. Explore Goodland's surroundings by going to Fort Wallace Museum (in Wallace), Oakley (Prairie Dog Town, Buffalo Bill Cultural Center, &more) and Prairie Museum of Art & History (in Colby). There's more to do: make a trip to Giant Van Gogh Painting and take an in-depth tour of High Plains Museum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Goodland itinerary builder website.

Kansas City to Goodland is an approximately 6-hour car ride. Traveling from Kansas City to Goodland, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kansas City in May, Goodland is a bit cooler at night with lows of 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Hays.

Things to do in Goodland

Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Hays

— 1 night
Hays is a city in and the county seat of Ellis County, Kansas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Fort Hays State Historic Site, then learn more about the world around you at Sternberg Museum of Natural History, then see the interesting displays at Merci Boxcar, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Ellis Lakeside Campground.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Hays online itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Goodland to Hays takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Goodland to Hays, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daily temperatures in Hays can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hays

Museums · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

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