Olathe Road Trip


Planning on hitting the road in the Midwest? Make it a trip to remember.  Whether you’re travelling across the beautiful state of Kansas or going across the state lines, we welcome you in Olathe for a once-in-a-lifetime road trip.  Want to make the most of your trip? Check out these tips!

1. Plan ahead 

Plan for the ultimate road trip by ordering our Visitors Guide, exploring Olathe through www.visitolathe.org, or connect with one of the Kansas Travel Centers.  Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for inspiration.


2. Take your time

Whether you are cruising the Frontier Military Byway, the open green spaces of Olathe, or walking around Lake Olathe, you’ll want to be sure to take your time.  Soak up the sun and enjoy a road trip music playlist.

3. Select your accommodations

Olathe is home to a variety of accommodations all conveniently located in the Kansas City metro.


4. See the local favorites

Our residents sure love Olathe, and we want to make sure you do. From the orange slice sculptuer at Lone Elm Soccer Park, to the beers made in house at Red Crow Brewery, there are favorites everywhere! Check out this gallery to see more.

5. Learn something new

Take a step back in time and learn about the 1860s and the history of Olathe at Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm, learn about automotive history at the Kansas City Automotive Museum, or the history of deaf culture at the Museum of Deaf History, Arts, and Culture. 


6. Share your story

Share your road trip with us!  Post your photos with #VisitOlathe for a chance to be featured on www.visitolathe.org.

So, ready to explore Olathe? Fine some inspiration for families adventures and outdoor adventures.