8 days in Kansas Itinerary

8 days in Kansas Itinerary

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8 days in Kansas Itinerary

Start: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Fly:  12​h 45​min
1
Wichita
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Abilene
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Topeka
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Overland Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  12​h
End: San Juan, Puerto Rico

2
nights
Wichita

Wichita ©
Wichita is the largest city in the U.S. Get out of town with these interesting Wichita side-trips: Hutchinson (Strataca & Cosmosphere). The adventure continues: meet the residents at Sedgwick County Zoo, admire the natural beauty at Botanica: The Wichita Gardens, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, and make a trip to The Keeper of the Plains.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Wichita travel planner.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to Wichita is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone changes from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. When traveling from San Juan in May, plan for a bit cooler days in Wichita, with highs around 29°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Abilene.

Things to do in Wichita

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Hutchinson
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Sedgwick County Zoo ©
Sedgwick County Zoo
Strataca ©
Strataca
The Keeper of the Plains ©
The Keeper of the Plains

1
night
Abilene

Abilene ©
Abilene is a city in and the county seat of Dickinson County, Kansas, United States. On the 22nd (Wed), contemplate the long history of Seelye Mansion, then get engrossed in the history at Heritage Center of Dickinson County, then examine the collection at Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Abilene attractions planning website .

You can drive from Wichita to Abilene in 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Abilene can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time 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
Seelye Mansion ©
Seelye Mansion

1
night
Topeka

Topeka ©
Topeka is the capital city of the U.S. On the 23rd (Thu), get a sense of history and politics at Kansas State Capitol Building, examine the collection at Evel Knievel Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of History, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Gage Park.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Topeka trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Abilene to Topeka takes 1.5 hours. In May in Topeka, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Overland Park.

Things to do in Topeka

Museums Parks
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Evel Knievel Museum ©
Evel Knievel Museum
Kansas State Capitol Building ©
Kansas State Capitol Building
Gage Park ©
Gage Park

2
nights
Overland Park

Overland Park is the second most populous city in the U.S. On the 24th (Fri), have some family-friendly fun at Blade & Timber, then pause for some photo ops at Korean War Veterans Memorial, then stroll through Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Overland Park trip itinerary site .

You can drive from Topeka to Overland Park in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. On the 25th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Overland Park

Fun & Games Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trip

Blade & Timber Axe Throwing
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Room Escape Games
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead ©
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead
Blade & Timber Axe Throwing ©
Blade & Timber Axe Throwing

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