Hays has something for everyone. From adventures for the kids to antique shops for serious collectors and recreational opportunities for those who want to play hard while on vacation. If you are looking for a charming "Small Town America" vacation site, then you won't find a better place then Hays. Safe streets, clean air and water, peaceful residential neighborhoods and friendly, honest people. Western Kansas also offers exceptional value for your money. Your dollars go further because many of our attractions are free or inexpensive. Lodging and other amenities are typically less then what you pay in larger cities.