8 days in Southeast Kansas & Atlanta Itinerary

8 days in Southeast Kansas & Atlanta Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States planner

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Fort Scott
— 2 nights
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Atlanta
— 5 nights
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Fort Scott

— 2 nights
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. On the 27th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes, then contemplate the long history of Fort Scott National Historic Site, and then stroll the grounds of Fort Scott National Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): stroll around Riverside Park and Ralph Mitchell Zoo and then immerse yourself in nature at Elk City State Park.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Fort Scott trip planner.

Joplin to Fort Scott is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In November, daily temperatures in Fort Scott can reach 58°F, while at night they dip to 38°F. You will leave for Atlanta on the 29th (Mon).

Things to do in Fort Scott

Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature

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Atlanta

— 5 nights

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Get out of town with these interesting Atlanta side-trips: Columbus (Columbus Riverwalk & National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Atlanta Botanical Garden, examine the collection at High Museum of Art, walk around Centennial Olympic Park, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Atlanta itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Fort Scott to Atlanta with the Route module. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Fort Scott to Atlanta due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Fort Scott in November, things will get somewhat warmer in Atlanta: highs are around 65°F and lows about 44°F. On the 4th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Atlanta

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

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