11 days in Nebraska Itinerary

11 days in Nebraska Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Omaha
— 2 nights
2
Lincoln
— 2 nights
3
Kearney
— 2 nights
4
North Platte
— 1 night
5
Lewellen
— 1 night
6
Gering
— 2 nights

2
nights
Omaha

Omaha ©
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Lewis & Clark Landing and Riverfront Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 2nd (Fri), snap pictures at Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge, get engrossed in the history at The Durham Museum, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Lauritzen Gardens Omaha's Botanical Center, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Henry Doorly Zoo. Keep things going the next day: walk around Lewis & Clark Landing and Riverfront Park, shop like a local with Old Market, thenstroll around Heartland of America Park, and finally explore the world behind art at Joslyn Art Museum.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Omaha trip maker app.

Los Angeles to Omaha is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Omaha is 2 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in October, with highs in Omaha at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Lincoln.

Things to do in Omaha

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Lauritzen Gardens Omaha's Botanical Center ©
Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo
Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge ©
Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge

2
nights
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Lincoln is the capital of the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Memorial Stadium. On the 4th (Sun), see where the action happens at Memorial Stadium, thenexamine the collection at Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum, and then pause for some photo ops at Nebraska State Holocaust Memorial. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Sunken Gardens, examine the collection at Museum of American Speed, thenget a sense of history and politics at Nebraska State Capitol, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary Catholic Church.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Lincoln online sightseeing planner.

Drive from Omaha to Lincoln in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Lincoln are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Kearney.

Things to do in Lincoln

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum
Highlights from your plan
Museum of American Speed ©
Museum of American Speed
Memorial Stadium ©
Memorial Stadium
Nebraska State Capitol
Nebraska State Capitol

2
nights
Kearney

Kearney ©
Kearney is a city in and the county seat of Buffalo County, Nebraska, United States. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Museum of Nebraska Art and then stop by Stagecoach.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Kearney holiday builder.

Drive from Lincoln to Kearney in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to North Platte.

Things to do in Kearney

Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Nebraska Art ©
Museum of Nebraska Art
Stagecoach ©
Stagecoach

1
night
North Platte

North Platte ©
North Platte is a city in and the county seat of Lincoln County, Nebraska, United States. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at America's 20th Century Veterans' Memorial.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our North Platte route planner.

Traveling by car from Kearney to North Platte takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kearney in October, plan for slightly colder nights in North Platte, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Lewellen.
Highlights from your plan
America's 20th Century Veterans' Memorial ©

1
night
Lewellen

Lewellen ©
Lewellen is a village in Garden County, Nebraska, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ash Hallow State Historical Park. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): play a few rounds at Bayside Golf Course and then stroll through Ash Hallow State Historical Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Lewellen journey tool.

Getting from North Platte to Lewellen by car takes about 1.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from North Platte to Lewellen is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Gering.

Things to do in Lewellen

Golf Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Bayside Golf Course
Highlights from your plan
Bayside Golf Course ©
Bayside Golf Course
Ash Hallow State Historical Park ©
Ash Hallow State Historical Park

2
nights
Gering

Gering
Gering is a city in Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska, United States. On the 10th (Sat), take some stellar pictures from North Overlook.

To see traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Gering online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Lewellen to Gering takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Gering can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. You'll set off for home on the 11th (Sun).

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