About Cherokee


Let's have a look around into background of Cherokee
  • County: Alfalfa
  • State: Oklahoma
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 35.8506
  • Longitude: -95.0207
  • Time zone: Central Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -6 hours

Weather in Cherokee

  • Climate: Temperate Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: April to June

Location

Cherokee is a city in the US state of Oklahoma. Cherokee has a total population of 1,560.

Distance from Cherokee center to Airport

Wichita Mid Continent Airport is the main public airport which serves the domestic passengers.

Driving Distance: 103 miles / 167 km

Driving Time: 136 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Wichita Mid Continent Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak
  • Road: Bus: Greyhound Lines and Cherokee Nation Transit

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Enid,
  • Clinton,
  • Derby

Emergency Contact Numbers in Cherokee city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: 1 800 872 7245 (Amtrak)
  • Airport: +1 316 946 4700 (Wichita Mid Continent Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 580 596 2800 (Great Salt Plains Health Center)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Cherokee.

  • Great Salt Plains Stampede Rodeo
  • October Stoll & Festival
  • Alfalfa Co. Fairgrounds

Tourist Attractions

  • Salt Plains National Wildlife Refuge
  • Great Salt Plains State Park
  • Cherokee Strip Museum

Theatre & Concerts

  • Oklahoma Musical Theatre
  • The Grand Theatre
  • Cherokee Theatre Company

Visit Top Restaurants in Cherokee

  • Cherokee Station
  • Smok-Shak Barbeque Restaurant
  • The Farmers Table

Top Shopping Centers in Cherokee

  • Jiffy Trip
  • United Supermarket

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Cherokee Strip Regional Medical Center
  • Cherokee Arts Center
  • Finks R.V. Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Burger – Dairy Mart
  • Hamburger & Fries – BY’z Tavern

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $ 2.50
  • Taxi: $ 2.75 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 987.5
  • Cheap meal: $ 11.30
  • Gasoline: $ 0.52 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 45
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