5 days in United States Itinerary

5 days in United States Itinerary

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5 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  4​h
Saint Louis
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Overland Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Branson
— 1 night
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  5​h 30​min
Winter Park
— 1 night
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  7​h 30​min
Louisville
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Washington DC

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Jewel Box, see the interesting displays at City Museum, and then take in panoramic vistas at The Gateway Arch.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Saint Louis trip builder .

Washington DC to Saint Louis is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Washington DC to Saint Louis. Traveling from Washington DC in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Saint Louis, with lows of 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Overland Park.

Things to do in Saint Louis

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks
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The Gateway Arch ©
The Gateway Arch
City Museum ©
City Museum
Jewel Box ©
Jewel Box

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night
Overland Park

Overland Park ©
Overland Park is the second most populous city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Rosedale Memorial Arch, explore the world behind art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, then get engrossed in the history at National WWI Museum and Memorial, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Overland Park journey planning site .

You can drive from Saint Louis to Overland Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Branson.

Things to do in Overland Park

#Museums, #Fun & Games

Side Trips

Kansas City, Rosedale Memorial Arch
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National WWI Museum and Memorial ©
National WWI Museum and Memorial
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art ©
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Room Escape Games

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night
Branson

Branson ©
Nestled in Missouri's beautiful Ozark Mountains lies one of the country's most attractive vacation towns for year-round family entertainment.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery, then explore the activities along Table Rock Lake, and then see the interesting displays at Titanic Museum.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Branson travel route app .

Drive from Overland Park to Branson in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Branson sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Winter Park.

Things to do in Branson

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature

Side Trip

Table Rock Lake
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Table Rock Lake ©
Table Rock Lake
Titanic Museum ©
Titanic Museum
Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery ©

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night
Winter Park

Winter Park ©
Winter Park is a home rule municipality in Grand County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Winter Park Resort.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Winter Park trip planner .

Getting from Branson to Winter Park by combination of flight and bus takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Branson in August, things will get colder in Winter Park: highs are around 50°F and lows about 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Winter Park

#Outdoors, #Nature, #Winter Sports
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Winter Park Resort ©
Winter Park Resort

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Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, then examine the collection at Kentucky Derby Museum, and then Head underground at Louisville Mega Cavern.

To find where to stay and more tourist information, read Louisville trip itinerary maker website .

Getting from Winter Park to Louisville by combination of bus and flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Winter Park in August, with highs in Louisville at 86°F and lows at 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

#Museums, #Nature, #Historic Sites
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Louisville Mega Cavern ©
Louisville Mega Cavern
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Kentucky Derby Museum ©
Kentucky Derby Museum

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