Nicknamed "The Air Capital of the World," Wichita is the largest city in Kansas, with a population of about 640,000 in the Wichita metropolitan area. Wichita offers all of the amenities of a big city with a small-town feel, boasting an average commute time of 17 minutes. Among Money Magazine's Top 10 Best Big Cities, Wichita was also rated the No. 1 city to live the good life economically by Forbes.
There is plenty to do in Wichita, with a wide variety of attractions, activities, restaurants, and nightlife to choose from. Some of our favorites are: