9 days in Kansas Itinerary

9 days in Kansas Itinerary

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Great Bend
— 1 night
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Dodge City
— 2 nights
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Lucas
— 1 night
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Abilene
— 1 night
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Lawrence
— 2 nights
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Fort Scott
— 1 night

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Great Bend

Great Bend ©
Great Bend is a city in and the county seat of Barton County, Kansas, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Fort Larned National Historic Site as well as Strataca. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): explore the galleries of Fort Larned National Historic Site, then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Strataca, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cheyenne Bottoms.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Great Bend tour website.

Tampa to Great Bend is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tampa to Great Bend due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tampa in July, expect slightly colder with lows of 68°F in Great Bend. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Dodge City.

Things to do in Great Bend

Museums · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

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Strataca
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Dodge City

Dodge City ©
Dodge City is the county seat of Ford County, Kansas, United States, named after nearby Fort Dodge. You've added Gunfighters Wax Museum, Fort Dodge, Dodge City Trail of Fame, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Coronado Cross, appreciate the history behind Cowboy Statue On Boot Hill, catch a ride on Dodge City Trolley, then examine the collection at Dalton Gang Hideout, then steep yourself in history at Fort Dodge, and finally get engrossed in the history at Gunfighters Wax Museum.

To see where to stay and other tourist information, refer to the Dodge City trip itinerary website.

Drive from Great Bend to Dodge City in 1.5 hours. In July in Dodge City, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 66°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Lucas.

Things to do in Dodge City

Historic Sites · Museums · Trails · Outdoors

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Home of Stone
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Fort Dodge
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Boot Hill Museum
4.3

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Lucas

Lucas ©
Lucas is a city in Russell County, Kansas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): browse the exhibits of Garden of Eden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Fidelis Church.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Lucas trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Dodge City to Lucas by car takes about 3 hours. In July, daytime highs in Lucas are 92°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. On the 21st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Abilene.

Things to do in Lucas

Historic Sites · Museums

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Historic Site
Garden of Eden
4.4

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Abilene

Abilene ©
Abilene is a city in and the county seat of Dickinson County, Kansas, United States. On the 22nd (Sun), examine the collection at Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum and then steep yourself in history at Seelye Mansion.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Abilene day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Lucas to Abilene takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 94°F in July, and nighttime lows around 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Lawrence.

Things to do in Abilene

Museums · Historic Sites
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Historic Site
Seelye Mansion
4.7

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Lawrence

Lawrence ©
Lawrence is the sixth largest city in the state of Kansas and the county seat of Douglas County, Kansas. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): contemplate the long history of Ward Meade Park.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Lawrence trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Abilene to Lawrence takes 2 hours. Traveling from Abilene in July, expect nights in Lawrence to be about the same, around 67°F, while days are slightly colder, around 89°F. You will leave for Fort Scott on the 24th (Tue).

Things to do in Lawrence

Historic Sites

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Must see
Ward Meade Park
4.6

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Fort Scott

Fort Scott
Fort Scott is a city in and the county seat of Bourbon County, Kansas, United States, 88mi south of Kansas City, on the Marmaton River. For maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Fort Scott tour itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Lawrence to Fort Scott in 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Fort Scott are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. You will leave for home on the 25th (Wed).

Things to do in Fort Scott

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

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