7 days in Kansas City, Denver & Omaha Itinerary

7 days in Kansas City, Denver & Omaha Itinerary

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Kansas City
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Denver
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Omaha
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Kansas City

— 2 nights
The city meets the Great Plains in Kansas City City, Kansas.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): find something for the whole family at Great Wolf Lodge.

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Indianapolis to Kansas City is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Indianapolis to Kansas City. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Denver.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums · Theme Parks · Childrens Museums · Shopping

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Denver

— 2 nights

Mile-High City

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
On the 11th (Mon), admire the masterpieces at Denver Art Museum and then view the masterpieces at Denver Botanic Gardens. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Molly Brown House Museum, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Denver Zoo, and then see the sky in a new way at Denver Museum of Nature & Science.

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Getting from Kansas City to Denver by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. October in Denver sees daily highs of 67°F and lows of 40°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Omaha.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Shopping

Omaha

— 2 nights

Gateway to the West

A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): snap pictures at Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Lauritzen Gardens Omaha's Botanical Center, observe the fascinating underwater world at Henry Doorly Zoo, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

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You can fly from Denver to Omaha in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Denver to Omaha is 1 hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 45°F. You will leave for home on the 15th (Fri).

Things to do in Omaha

Parks · Nightlife · Zoos & Aquariums · Tours