5 days in Sioux City, Topeka & Omaha Itinerary

5 days in Sioux City, Topeka & Omaha Itinerary

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Sioux City
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Topeka
— 1 night
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Omaha
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Sioux City — 1 night

Sioux City is a city in Woodbury and Plymouth counties in the northwestern part of the U.S. state of Iowa. On the 3rd (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Trinity Heights, stroll around Grandview Park, and then pause for some photo ops at Spirit of Siouxland Statue.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Sioux City journey maker app.

Oklahoma City to Sioux City is an approximately 8.5-hour car ride. In October, Sioux City is little chillier than Oklahoma City - with highs of 66°F and lows of 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Topeka.
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Topeka — 1 night

Topeka is the capital city of the U.S. state of Kansas and the seat of Shawnee County. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): view the masterpieces at Phoenix Gallery.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Topeka online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sioux City to Topeka takes 4.5 hours. Traveling from Sioux City in October, expect Topeka to be a bit warmer, temps between 72°F and 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Omaha.
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Omaha — 2 nights

Gateway to the West

A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Lauritzen Gardens Omaha's Botanical Center, then listen to music at Henry Doorly Zoo, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally look for gifts at Old Market Candy Shop. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of The Durham Museum, then shop like a local with Old Market, and then take in the views from Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Omaha online sightseeing planner.

Drive from Topeka to Omaha in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Topeka in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Omaha: temperatures range from 67°F by day to 45°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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