3 days in Lincoln, Kansas City & Wichita Itinerary

3 days in Lincoln, Kansas City & Wichita Itinerary

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Lincoln
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Kansas City
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Wichita
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Lincoln

— 1 night
Lincoln is the capital of the U.S. state of Nebraska and the county seat of Lancaster County. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): examine the collection at Museum of American Speed, then have fun and explore at Lincoln Children's Museum, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Sunken Gardens.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Lincoln road trip planner.

Madison to Lincoln is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Lincoln can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kansas City.

Things to do in Lincoln

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks

Kansas City

City of Fountains

The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
On the 30th (Sun), brush up on your military savvy at National WWI Museum and Memorial and then get engrossed in the history at Harry S. Truman Library and Museum.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Kansas City trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Lincoln to Kansas City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Traveling from Lincoln in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in Kansas City, with lows around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Wichita.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums

Side Trip

Wichita

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): examine the collection at Pizza Hut Museum.

For more things to do and tourist information, go to the Wichita road trip planning tool.

Getting from Kansas City to Wichita by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in May, and nighttime lows around 55°F. On the 31st (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Wichita

Museums
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