5 days in Nebraska Itinerary

5 days in Nebraska Itinerary

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5 days in Nebraska Itinerary

Start: Honolulu, Oahu
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
Omaha
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
2
Valentine
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Kearney
— 1 night
Fly:  13​h
End: Honolulu, Oahu

1
night
Omaha

Omaha
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Fontenelle Forest Nature Center, get some fabulous bargains at Nebraska Crossing Outlets, and then explore the striking landscape of Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Headquarters. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Master's Hand Candle Company, get engrossed in the history at The Durham Museum, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Old Market.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Omaha planning site .

Honolulu to Omaha is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Honolulu to Omaha is 4 hours. Traveling from Honolulu in October, expect Omaha to be much colder, temps between 67°F and 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Valentine.

Things to do in Omaha

Shopping Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Nebraska Crossing Outlets, Fontenelle Forest Nature Center, Master's Hand
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Fontenelle Forest Nature Center
Fontenelle Forest Nature Center
Master's Hand ©
Master's Hand
Nebraska Crossing Outlets ©
Nebraska Crossing Outlets

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Valentine

Valentine ©
Valentine is a city in Cherry County, Nebraska, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge, immerse yourself in nature at Smith Falls State Park, and then grab your bike and head to Cowboy Trail.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Valentine road trip tool .

Drive from Omaha to Valentine in 5.5 hours. Traveling from Omaha in October, Valentine is a bit cooler at night with lows of 37°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Kearney.

Things to do in Valentine

Parks Wildlife Trails
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Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge ©
Smith Falls State Park
Smith Falls State Park

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Kearney

Kearney ©
Kearney is a city in and the county seat of Buffalo County, Nebraska, United States. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Audubon Rowe Sanctuary, then get engrossed in the history at G.W. Frank Museum of History and Culture, and then stop by Stagecoach.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kearney holiday builder app .

You can drive from Valentine to Kearney in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in October, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kearney

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trip

Audubon Rowe Sanctuary
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Stagecoach ©
Stagecoach

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