5 days in Nebraska Itinerary

5 days in Nebraska Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lincoln
— 2 nights
2
Omaha
— 2 nights

2
nights
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Lincoln is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): catch a live performance at The World Theatre, thenlook for gifts at Licorice International, thenget a sense of history and politics at Nebraska State Capitol, and finally appreciate the history behind Nebraska State Holocaust Memorial. On your second day here, have fun and explore at Lincoln Children's Museum, examine the collection at Museum of American Speed, and then admire the natural beauty at Sunken Gardens.

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Wichita to Lincoln is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. In July in Lincoln, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Omaha.

Things to do in Lincoln

Museums Childrens Museums Nightlife

Side Trip

The World Theatre
Highlights from your plan
Museum of American Speed ©
Museum of American Speed
Nebraska State Capitol
Nebraska State Capitol
Sunken Gardens ©
Sunken Gardens

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, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Henry Doorly Zoo, explore the striking landscape of Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Headquarters, admire the masterpieces at Joslyn Art Museum, and take an in-depth tour of The Durham Museum.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Omaha tour itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Lincoln to Omaha takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Omaha are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. On the 3rd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Omaha

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Council Bluffs
Highlights from your plan
Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo
The Durham Museum ©
The Durham Museum
Lauritzen Gardens Omaha's Botanical Center ©

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