1: Explore the Wild West at Dodge City, home to museums and reenactments.

2: Discover the beauty of Kansas City's Country Club Plaza, with shopping and dining options.

3: Experience the history of the Kansas State Capitol in Topeka.

4: Visit the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City for world-class exhibits.

5: Embrace nature at the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve in Strong City.

6: Enjoy the thrill of the Schlitterbahn Waterpark in Kansas City.

7: Take a journey through time at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum in Abilene.

8: Get up close with wildlife at the Sedgwick County Zoo in Wichita.

9: Cap off your trip with a visit to the Exploration Place science center in Wichita.