8 days in Oklahoma Itinerary

8 days in Oklahoma Itinerary

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8 days in Oklahoma Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
+2
train + bus + Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Oklahoma City
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Davis
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Thackerville
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Tulsa
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Washington DC

4
nights
Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©
Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Let the collections at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum and Oklahoma City Museum of Art capture your imagination. Get a sense of the local culture at Bricktown and American Banjo Museum. Take a break from Oklahoma City with a short trip to Tiger Safari in Tuttle, about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: appreciate the history behind Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Myriad Botanical Gardens, get a new perspective on nature at Museum of Osteology, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Oklahoma City Zoo.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Oklahoma City road trip app .

Washington DC to Oklahoma City is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Washington DC to Oklahoma City. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in May, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Davis.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Tiger Safari Zoological Park
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Bricktown ©
Bricktown

1
day
Davis

Davis ©
Davis is a city in Garvin and Murray counties in the U.S. On the 17th (Thu), immerse yourself in nature at Chickasaw National Recreation Area and then immerse yourself in nature at Turner Falls Park.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Davis vacation builder .

Getting from Oklahoma City to Davis by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Oklahoma City to Davis, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Oklahoma City in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 52°F in Davis. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Thackerville.

Things to do in Davis

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Chickasaw National Recreation Area
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Turner Falls Park ©
Turner Falls Park
Chickasaw National Recreation Area ©
Chickasaw National Recreation Area

1
night
Thackerville

Thackerville ©
Thackerville is a town in Love County, Oklahoma, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): try your luck at WinStar World Casino and Resort.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Thackerville day trip planner.

Drive from Davis to Thackerville in an hour. Traveling from Davis to Thackerville, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Davis in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in Thackerville, with lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Tulsa.

Things to do in Thackerville

Casinos Fun & Games
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WinStar World Casino and Resort ©
WinStar World Casino and Resort

2
nights
Tulsa

Tulsa ©
Sometimes known as the "Buckle of the Bible Belt," Tulsa is the second largest city in Oklahoma.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Philbrook Museum of Art, explore the world behind art at Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve, and then look for gifts at The Nut House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Gilcrease Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tulsa Zoo, and then don't miss a visit to Blue Whale of Catoosa.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Tulsa road trip website .

You can drive from Thackerville to Tulsa in 3.5 hours. In May in Tulsa, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tulsa

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Blue Whale of Catoosa, The Nut House, Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve
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Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve ©
Philbrook Museum of Art ©
Philbrook Museum of Art
Gilcrease Museum ©
Gilcrease Museum

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