Highland is located approximately 60 miles (97 kilometers) from Kansas City and 65 miles (105 kilometers) from Kansas City.
For a truly authentic Northeastern Kansas experience, find the time to look further than just Highland and taste the cultural and scenic delights that the region has to offer. If you're keen to explore more of the region, you'll find Mound City, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south, and Atchison 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north.
Around 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the south of Highland is Topeka, a regional city which is home to Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site, Kansas Museum of History and Combat Air Museum. If you're looking for more, visit Heartland Park Topeka, Kansas State Capitol and Gage Park before returning to Highland.
Shore fishing and picnicking are just some of the great options for relaxation in this region.
Sadly, vacations can't last forever, so when it's time go home, you'll find the nearest major airport in Kansas City, 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the southeast.