Tour

Tour operators and motor coach groups will be pleasantly surprised with Merriam’s half to full day itinerary of unique and eclectic tour offerings for students, seniors and everyone in between. Located just minutes from any metro Kansas City attraction or restaurant, Merriam makes an ideal stop for your group excursions! The Merriam Visitors Bureau offers one-stop service by coordinating and scheduling all tours* and offering discounted lodging for groups wishing to stay overnight. We look forward to welcoming your group to our community!

ANNOUNCEMENT:
Due to COVID-19 gathering limits in the State of Kansas, some tours are temporarily suspended. Please contact the Visitors Bureau at 913-403-8999 with your specific group needs so we can discuss options together.

 

Schedule a Tour

Complete the form below to begin your group tour journey in Merriam. Once received, the Visitors Bureau will reach out to finalize all the details.

Group Tour Services

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  • Itinerary development and scheduling of all tours
  • Mystery trip suggestions
  • Referrals to local restaurants, shopping, and attractions
  • Lodging assistance with discounts
  • Local RV Park for motor coach dump station
  • Diesel fuel station within a half mile of all hotels
  • Group Tour e-newsletter (twice/year)

 

Tour Planner Checklist

Create a fun and memorable tour experience in Merriam. Use this handy checklist to assist! Have you...
  • Met the minimum tour requirements?
  • Called the CVB to schedule your tour or booked online?
  • Marketed the tour to your group?
  • Mapped your way to Merriam?
  • Discovered local attractions?
  • Explored group dining options?
  • Booked your group's lodging in Merriam?

 

Helpful Resources

RV Park  

Motor Coach Guidelines:
  • Bus Servicing: Merriam offers a local RV Park for motor coach servicing. Walnut Grove RV Park, located just west of I-35 and Johnson Drive is the nearest bus servicing park in the metro area.
  • The State of Kansas Guidelines: Click here for more information on the State of Kansas' motor coach regulatory guidelines.
  • Motor Coach / Tour Operator Services: Looking for a tour coming to Kansas? Click here for a list of professional Kansas based companies who have motor coaches available for lease and/or offer tour planning assistance for groups.

Motor Coach Inspection Stations Nearby:

Station #23W: I-35, 5 miles south of Olathe, MP 213
913-782-6773

Station #24W: I-35, 5 miles south of Olathe, MP 213
913-782-4125