4 Incredible Kansas Day Trips You Can Take By Train

Have you ever found yourself searching the internet for “day trips near me in Kansas?” We’ve certainly got plenty of great options here in the Sunflower State. One unique day trip in Kansas is to take a train excursion. Whether you hop on the famous Thomas the Tank Engine or simply take a quiet dinner ride, these trips are sure to take you back in time to the days when trains were the only way to get around.

Well, there you have it folks. Plenty of options for both you and the family, and what a selection! Could you imagine riding a Silver Flyer bus on a railway? Share your pick for best train excursions in Kansas in the comments.

For more train-themed things to suit your fancy, check out This Train Themed Restaurant In Kansas That Will Make You Feel Like A Kid Again.

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Day Trips Near Me In Kansas

July 09, 2021

What are a few good day trips near me in Kansas?

Kansas has so many small towns that are great for a day or weekend excursion. We absolutely love Abilene, and you can even take a ride on the Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad that we mentioned above. For more great examples of amazing day trips in Kansas, check out this list of five small towns we picked out.

Are there any great museums in Kansas?

Any trip down a Kansas highway will show you tons of billboards for nearby museums. It's a virtual cornucopia of bizarre tourist traps, from our little barbed wire museum to the greyhound racing hall of fame. And of course, we can't forget The World's Largest Collection of the World's Smallest Versions of the World's Largest Things! For more information on some wacky Kansas museums, click here.

What are some of the best restaurants in Kansas?

You wouldn't think we'd have many great dining options in the Sunflower State, but you'd be wrong! If you like pizza, how about eating one that's bigger than the table? And if you're in the mood for Mexican, you can't go wrong with Lupita's (seriously, it's really good).