Kansas Official Travel Guide

The guide provides inspiration and planning tools for those with an interest in traveling in Kansas. 350,000 guides are distributed annually to people who request them and at rest stops, visitor centers, and events, in and out of Kansas. Additionally, an online guide is available for download on TravelKS.com. 

Travel Guide listings are available for as low as $80 when reserved before the early bird deadline of May 31st. General listings are $90, and a highlighted general listing is $130. All listing must be entered by June 18th and paid for by July 2nd, 2021, to be included in the 2022 Kansas Official Travel Guide. 

  • EARLY BIRD - April 5 - May 31
  • GENERAL - June 1 to June 18

Display ad pricing, as well as details and deadlines, can be found on the rate sheet. For more information, questions or to reserve your space, please contact Kim Sommerfeldt at Midwest Living. You can reach Kim by phone or email. Phone: 815.363.1417 Email: kim.sommerfeldt@meredith.com.

Display Ad Deadlines

  • EARLY BIRD - Commit before June 1
  • AD SPACE & MATERIALS DUE - August 20
Additional Forms and Resources
Travel Guide Tutorials
  • Creating a new travel guide listing Video:

  • Cloning a past travel guide listing Video:


Making a Payment with a credit card through the Extranet

We're thrilled to announce that listings can now be paid for online through the extranet system! Many partners have requested this feature and we're happy to be able to provide it. The process is very user-friendly and confidential. Those who would like to pay by check still can. Please make checks to "Kansas Tourism" and mailed to 1000 SW Jackson St. Suite 100​ Topeka, KS 66612. 

Step 1 - Once you've logged in to the extranet, click on "Profile"

Extranet slide

Step 2 - In the Profile menu, select the bottom "Invoices"

Extranet Invoice

Step 3 - Here you'll be able to see a history of invoices, as well as your balance. To pay, click "Pay Account Balance"

Invoices Page

Step 4 - You will be brought to a payment page, and can pay through a major credit card.

Payment Page