7 days in North Platte Itinerary

7 days in North Platte Itinerary

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7 days in North Platte Itinerary

Start: Austin
Drive:  13​h 45​min
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North Platte
— 5 nights
Drive:  13​h 45​min
End: Austin

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North Platte

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North Platte is a city in and the county seat of Lincoln County, Nebraska, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from North Platte: Original Pony Express Station & Museum (in Gothenburg), Pioneer Village (in Minden) and Ogallala (Petrified Wood Gallery, Lake McConaughy, & more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Union Pacific Railroad Bailey Yard, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Nebraska Art, browse the exhibits of Great Platte River Road Archway Monument, and immerse yourself in nature at Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the North Platte trip planner.

Austin to North Platte is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. In December, North Platte is much colder than Austin - with highs of 41°F and lows of 13°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in North Platte

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Kearney, Ogallala, Pioneer Village, Original Pony Express Station & Museum
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Union Pacific Railroad Bailey Yard ©
Union Pacific Railroad Bailey Yard
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Cody Park