The first ever Pizza Hut restaurant was opened in the state of Kansas; however there is a lot more to see in this extraordinary state with a rental car.
The largest city in Kansas is Wichita and is only a short distance from Wichita Airport. Explore the Museum of World Treasures, the perfect way to while away an afternoon perusing the exhibits and artefacts; see the Egyptian mummies, the president Gallery or Ivan the T-Rex. Perhaps you could spend some time at the challenging 18-hole McDonald Golf course.
Visit the Land of Oz in Liberal, a converted museum dedicated to all things Wizard of Oz. Stroll down the yellow brick road with Dorothy and Toto and of course the munchkins; it is sure to entertain those of all ages. If you’re a history lover, head to Fort Scott National Historic Site, it was a base for the armed forces during the 19th Century which has since been restored.
For a sense of adventure to get up close to the animals at the Safari Zoological Park; a privately run zoo which offers a tour around the grounds see the impressive array of animals such as lions, grizzly bears, wolves and exotic birds to name a few.