7 days in Olathe & Thermopolis Itinerary

7 days in Olathe & Thermopolis Itinerary

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Olathe
— 3 nights
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Thermopolis
— 3 nights
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Olathe

— 3 nights
Olathe is a city in, and is the county seat of, Johnson County, Kansas, United States. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ernie Miller Nature Center and Centerfire Shooting Sports. Escape the urban bustle at Parkville Nature Sanctuary and Cedar Cove Feline Conservatory & Education Center. Change things up with these side-trips from Olathe: Queen's Pantry Teas (in Leavenworth) and Lawrence (Phoenix Gallery, KU Natural History Museum, &more). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Kansas City Automotive Museum, have fun and explore at The Regnier Family Wonderscope Children's Museum of Kansas City, and get engrossed in the history at Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm Historic Site.

For ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Olathe online vacation maker.

Kansas City to Olathe is an approximately half hour car ride. In May, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Thermopolis.

Things to do in Olathe

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Fun & Games

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Thermopolis

— 3 nights
Thermopolis is the largest town in, and the county seat of Hot Springs County, Wyoming, United States. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at TePee Pools and Spa and Hot Springs County Museum. Get in touch with nature at Hot Springs State Park and The Star Plunge. Take a break from Thermopolis with a short trip to Meeteetse Museums in Meeteetse, about 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the engaging exhibits at Wyoming Dinosaur Center and don't miss a visit to Wind River Canyon.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Thermopolis trip planner.

You can drive from Olathe to Thermopolis in 14 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Olathe to Thermopolis due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Olathe, expect colder days and little chillier nights in Thermopolis, ranging from highs of 53°F to lows of 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Thermopolis

Museums · Parks · Nature · Childrens Museums

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