5 days in Kansas Itinerary

5 days in Kansas Itinerary

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5 days in Kansas Itinerary

Start: Eugene
Fly + Drive:  8​h
1
Hutchinson
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Topeka
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Kansas City
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Eugene

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Hutchinson

Hutchinson ©
Hutchinson is the largest city and county seat in Reno County, Kansas, United States, and located on the Arkansas River. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Strataca and then engage your brain at Cosmosphere. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Nifty Nut House, then make a trip to The Keeper of the Plains, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sedgwick County Zoo.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Hutchinson trip planner .

Eugene to Hutchinson is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Eugene to Hutchinson due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Eugene in September, with highs in Hutchinson at 86°F and lows at 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Topeka.

Things to do in Hutchinson

Museums Classes Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Wichita
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Strataca ©
Strataca
The Keeper of the Plains ©
The Keeper of the Plains
Cosmosphere ©
Cosmosphere

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Topeka

Topeka ©
Topeka is the capital city of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): ponder the world of politics at Kansas State Capitol Building, then pause for some serene contemplation at First Presbyterian Church Topeka, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Gage Park, and finally see the interesting displays at Evel Knievel Museum.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Topeka trip planning website .

Getting from Hutchinson to Topeka by car takes about 3 hours. In September in Topeka, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 60°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Kansas City.

Things to do in Topeka

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Evel Knievel Museum ©
Evel Knievel Museum
Kansas State Capitol Building ©
Kansas State Capitol Building
Gage Park ©
Gage Park

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Kansas City

Kansas City ©
The city meets the Great Plains in Kansas City City, Kansas.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): explore and take pictures at Children's Mercy Park, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then stroll through Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead, and finally pause for some photo ops at Rosedale Memorial Arch.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kansas City trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Topeka to Kansas City takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kansas City

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Overland Park
Highlights from your plan
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead ©
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead
Children's Mercy Park ©
Children's Mercy Park
Room Escape Games

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