9 days in Kansas Itinerary

9 days in Kansas Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Topeka
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Abilene
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Wichita
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Coffeyville
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Overland Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Washington DC

1
night
Topeka

Topeka ©
Topeka is the capital city of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): look for gifts at Mass Street Soda.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Topeka day trip planning app.

Washington DC to Topeka is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier evenings in Topeka when traveling from Washington DC in August, with lows around 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Abilene.

Things to do in Topeka

Fun & Games Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Lawrence
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 8:
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Evel Knievel Museum ©
Evel Knievel Museum
Kansas State Capitol Building ©
Kansas State Capitol Building
Blade & Timber Axe Throwing - Lawrence ©
Blade & Timber Axe Throwing - Lawrence

1
night
Abilene

Abilene ©
Abilene is a city in and the county seat of Dickinson County, Kansas, United States. On the 9th (Sun), examine the collection at Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad, thensee the interesting displays at Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum, and then take an in-depth tour of Heritage Center of Dickinson County.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Abilene travel route planner.

Drive from Topeka to Abilene in 1.5 hours. In August in Abilene, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 67°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Wichita.

Things to do in Abilene

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 9:
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Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum ©
Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum
Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad ©
Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad
Heritage Center of Dickinson County ©
Heritage Center of Dickinson County

3
nights
Wichita

Wichita ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Wichita: Hutchinson (Cosmosphere, Strataca, &more).

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Wichita online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Abilene to Wichita takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in August, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Coffeyville.

Things to do in Wichita

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Hutchinson
Find places to stay Aug 9 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Sedgwick County Zoo ©
Sedgwick County Zoo
Cosmosphere ©
Cosmosphere
Strataca ©
Strataca

1
night
Coffeyville

Coffeyville ©
Coffeyville is a city in southeastern Montgomery County, Kansas, United States, located along the Verdigris River in the state's southeastern region. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Safari Zoological Park, steep yourself in history at Little House on the Prairie Museum, and then make a trip to Browns Mansion.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Coffeyville trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Wichita to Coffeyville takes 2.5 hours. In August in Coffeyville, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 68°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Overland Park.

Things to do in Coffeyville

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Little House on the Prairie Museum, Safari Zoological Park
Find places to stay Aug 12 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Safari Zoological Park ©
Safari Zoological Park
Browns Mansion ©
Browns Mansion
Little House on the Prairie Museum ©
Little House on the Prairie Museum

2
nights
Overland Park

Overland Park ©
Overland Park is the second most populous city in the U.S. On the 14th (Fri), admire the natural beauty at Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, thenmeet the residents at Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead, thenappreciate the history behind Korean War Veterans Memorial, and finally make a splash at Schlitterbahn Waterpark Kansas City. Here are some ideas for day two: get your game on at Bury the Hatchet and then have some family-friendly fun at Blade & Timber Axe Throwing.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Overland Park trip planner.

Drive from Coffeyville to Overland Park in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Overland Park

Parks Fun & Games Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Blade & Timber Axe Throwing, Schlitterbahn Waterpark Kansas City
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead ©
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead
Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens ©
Blade & Timber Axe Throwing ©
Blade & Timber Axe Throwing

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