Plan your babymoon in a beautiful state famous for its nature-themed attractions, wide open spaces, and comfort food. Enjoy walks through the trails in Lindsborg; join in on the art-inspired activities in Salina; or reel in a few fish on the Arkansas River in Wichita. When you stay at one of many Kansas vacation rentals, you and your sweetheart can easily enjoy peace and quiet, as well as fun-filled adventures. Consider these quaint cities when planning your upcoming babymoon.

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1. Salina

Expose yourselves to amazing artistic attractions and entertaining performances when making Salina your vacation destination for your babymoon. Join in the fun of the First Friday Live Art Walk or browse the studios and galleries in Oldtown Salina. The Kenwood Cove Aquatic Park is the perfect place to escape the summer heat or winter winds, while the trails at the Rolling Hills Zoo provide you and your partner with a chance to get in some exercise while admiring the exotic animals. Catch a show at the Stiefel Theatre for the Performing Arts after a scrumptious dinner at Martinelli’s Little Italy. To learn all about the history of this great city, visit the Smoky Hill Museum and browse the interesting artifacts.

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2. Hutchinson

Add some culture and history into your life when booking a vacation rental in the city of Hutchinson, home to the Strataca Underground Salt Museum and the Cosmosphere, a science museum and STEM education center. Hutchinson also offers several nature-themed attractions that expectant parents can enjoy, including the Dillon Nature Center and the Hutchinson Zoo. Take a peaceful, scenic walk through Sand Hills State Park, or time your babymoon to coincide with the Kansas State Fair if you’re in the mood for more excitement. Pick up something special for the baby at Smith’s Market, or shop Bookends for reading material to enjoy while relaxing at your vacation rental. When the weather is warm, sign up for a boat tour with Arkanoe to feel the breeze blowing in your hair.

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3. Topeka

Head to the big city of Topeka for your babyroom and spend a day browsing the interesting artifacts at the Evel Knievel Museum or watching a drag race at Heartland Park. Topeka, the state capital of Kansas, is home to the Kansas Statehouse, which offers guided tours, and the Ward-Meade Historic Site, which houses the Old Prairie Town. Enjoy the wide open spaces near your vacation rental with a walk through the Ward-Meade Botanical Garden before dining on American cuisine at the Rowhouse Restaurant. Pamper yourselves long before the baby arrives with a spa day at Bella Salon and Day Spa.

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4. Lindsborg

Immerse yourselves in the Swedish-American history of Lindsborg with a vacation rental in this quaint Kansas city. Home to the Wild Dala Horse Herd monument in the downtown area, Lindsborg doesn’t disappoint when it comes to historic attractions. Tour the McPherson County Old Mill Museum or shop for some dated treasures at the Reminiscent Antiques and Collectibles specialty shop. Art enthusiast enjoy painting or pottery class at the Red Barn Studio art gallery. If you and your partner are nature enthusiasts, visit Coronado Heights Park and see the amazing rock formations. Satisfy your pregnancy cravings with some Swedish fare at the Swedish Crown Restaurant, or opt for an upscale dining experience at the Renaissance Cafe.

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5. Wichita

If you and your partner love museums, then Wichita is the obvious choice for your babymoon getaway. Choose among 33 museums in the city, such as the Old Cowtown Museum and the Wichita Art Museum, to fill your days with creativity. During the warmer months, admire the boats at the Shady Creek Marina or dip your feet in the water to get some relief from the heat. If you’re golf enthusiasts, get in a few rounds at the Sierra Hills Golf Club before exploring the landscaped gardens at the Botanic, which houses 18 acres of colorful plants and flowers. With close proximity to the Arkansas River, you and your significant other can bond while fishing with Four Lake Guides. Before retreating to your luxurious vacation rental, enjoy a romantic dinner at Cafe Bel Ami, known for its delicious French and Mediterranean dishes.

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6. Manhattan

A babymoon in Manhattan puts you right in the heart of open spaces and nature-themed attractions, such as the Flint Hills Discovery Center and the Sunset Zoo. Walk hand-in-hand through the zoo while imagining yourselves on the same path with your bundle of joy before taking in the history of the city with tours of the Riley County Historical Museum as well as the Goodnow House Museum. Foster your creativity together with a trip to the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art and then don’t forget to test your trivia skills with a night of challenging, fun-filled puzzles and games at the Locked Manhattan Escape Room.

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