6 days in Kansas Itinerary

6 days in Kansas Itinerary

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6 days in Kansas Itinerary

Start: South Bend
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Wichita
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Abilene
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Topeka
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Overland Park
— 1 night
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  8​h
End: South Bend

1
night
Wichita

Wichita ©
Wichita is the largest city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Old Cowtown Museum and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Museum of World Treasures, see the interesting displays at Strataca, and then don't miss a visit to The Keeper of the Plains.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Wichita day trip website .

South Bend to Wichita is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from South Bend to Wichita. In August, Wichita is somewhat warmer than South Bend - with highs of 89°F and lows of 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Abilene.

Things to do in Wichita

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Strataca
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Old Cowtown Museum ©
Old Cowtown Museum
Strataca ©
Strataca
Museum of World Treasures ©
Museum of World Treasures

1
night
Abilene

Abilene ©
Abilene is a city in and the county seat of Dickinson County, Kansas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Seelye Mansion, then take an in-depth tour of Heritage Center of Dickinson County, then examine the collection at Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum, and finally explore the galleries of Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Abilene trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Wichita to Abilene takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Abilene are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Topeka.

Things to do in Abilene

Museums Historic Sites
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Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad ©
Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad
Heritage Center of Dickinson County ©

2
nights
Topeka

Topeka ©
Topeka is the capital city of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum, then see the interesting displays at OZ Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Evel Knievel Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site and then take in the exciting artwork at Phoenix Gallery.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Topeka trip itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Abilene to Topeka takes 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Overland Park.

Things to do in Topeka

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Phoenix Gallery, Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum, OZ Museum
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Evel Knievel Museum ©
Evel Knievel Museum
OZ Museum ©
OZ Museum
Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum ©
Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum

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night
Overland Park

Overland Park ©
Overland Park is the second most populous city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): walk around Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead and then experience rural life at Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm Historic Site.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Overland Park travel route planning app .

Traveling by car from Topeka to Overland Park takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Overland Park

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm Historic Site
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