5 days in Kansas Itinerary

5 days in Kansas Itinerary

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5 days in Kansas Itinerary

Start: Saint Louis
Fly + Drive:  4 h 30 min
1
Hutchinson
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Junction City
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Lawrence
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  3 h 45 min
End: Saint Louis

1
night
Hutchinson

Hutchinson ©
Hutchinson is the largest city and county seat in Reno County, Kansas, United States, and located on the Arkansas River. On the 25th (Sat), get curious at Cosmosphere. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Quivira National Wildlife Refuge and then examine the collection at Strataca.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Hutchinson day trip planning site .

Saint Louis to Hutchinson is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. In May, daytime highs in Hutchinson are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Junction City.

Things to do in Hutchinson

Museums Classes Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Quivira National Wildlife Refuge
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Cosmosphere ©
Cosmosphere
Strataca ©
Strataca
Quivira National Wildlife Refuge ©
Quivira National Wildlife Refuge

2
nights
Junction City

Junction City ©
Junction City is a city and county seat of Geary County, Kansas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Milford Nature Center & Fish Hatchery, then examine the collection at Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Geary State Fishing Lake amd Wildlife Area. On the 28th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at OZ Museum, then learn about winemaking at Prairie Fire Winery, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Konza Prairie Research Natural Area.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Junction City trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by car from Hutchinson to Junction City takes 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Junction City are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Lawrence.

Things to do in Junction City

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Prairie Fire Winery & Vineyard, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum, OZ Museum
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Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum ©
OZ Museum ©
OZ Museum
Prairie Fire Winery & Vineyard ©
Prairie Fire Winery & Vineyard

1
night
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 29th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Watkins Museum of History, wander the streets of Massachusetts Street, look for all kinds of wild species at Prairie Park Nature Center, then do a tasting at Bluejacket Crossing Vineyard and Winery, and finally do a tasting at Holy-Field Vineyard & Winery.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Lawrence trip planning website .

You can drive from Junction City to Lawrence in 1.5 hours. In May in Lawrence, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lawrence

Wineries Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Holy-Field Vineyard & Winery, Bluejacket Crossing Vineyard and Winery
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Holy-Field Vineyard & Winery ©
Holy-Field Vineyard & Winery
Bluejacket Crossing Vineyard and Winery ©
Prairie Park Nature Center ©
Prairie Park Nature Center

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