Planning a family vacation? Want to get away with friends? Consider planning a trip to Kansas! With great cities to explore, small towns to visit and plenty of outdoor adventures to be had, there will never be a dull moment during your Kansas travels.
Check out Kansas City, a diverse city filled with museums, boutiques and restaurants, as well as many beautiful city parks. After your urban exploration, head to Topeka and hit the links at the Cypress Ridge Golf Course. If you’re with the kids during your Kansas travels, bring them to the Topeka Zoo, the Mid-America Air Museum or the Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center, a premier space museum.
On your Kansas travels head to the heart of the state and drive through the rolling Flint Hills. Kansas has a wide variety of attractions, and some are less well know than others. Visit some of the more unique attractions in the state, such as the Garden of Eden in Lucas, a collection of somewhat controversial folk art, or check out the world’s largest ball of twine.
Kansas is famous for its flatlands, well preserved natural beauty and farms. To get an authentic American experience, tour a ranch or visit the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve. If you are hoping to cool off during the summer months, head to Lake Scott State Park and kayak or swim. Feeling adventurous? Why not camp out at Cimarron National Grassland. Finally, on your Kansas travels check out the huge, naturally deposited boulders in Rock City Park and Monument Rocks, the state’s 1st national landmark.
Still not convinced? Check out the Kansas travel listings on RealAdventures.com and make your travel plans for the sunshine state today!