10 days in Missouri Itinerary

10 days in Missouri Itinerary

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10 days in Missouri Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly:  3​h 15​min
1
Saint Louis
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Eminence
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Camdenton
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Branson
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Chicago

2
nights
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Saint Louis Zoo and City Museum. Discover out-of-the-way places like Myseum and Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum. Change things up with a short trip to World Bird Sanctuary in Valley Park (about 32 minutes away). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Sachs Butterfly House, get lost in a book at Central Public Library, and admire all the interesting features of Busch Stadium.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Saint Louis online holiday planner .

Chicago to Saint Louis is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in July: highs in Saint Louis hover around 89°F, while lows dip to 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Eminence.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

World Bird Sanctuary, Sachs Butterfly House
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Sachs Butterfly House ©
Sachs Butterfly House
Saint Louis Zoo ©
Saint Louis Zoo
World Bird Sanctuary ©
World Bird Sanctuary

2
nights
Eminence

Eminence ©
Eminence is a city in Shannon County, Missouri, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alley Spring Grist Mill Historic Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Big Spring Historic District, witness a stunning natural landmark at Big Spring, then contemplate the waterfront views at Blue Spring, and finally explore the striking landscape at Rocky Falls Shut-in.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Eminence trip itinerary builder website .

Drive from Saint Louis to Eminence in 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Camdenton.

Things to do in Eminence

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Van Buren
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Blue Spring ©
Blue Spring
Rocky Falls Shut-in ©
Rocky Falls Shut-in
Big Spring ©
Big Spring

1
night
Camdenton

Camdenton ©
Camdenton is a city in Camden County, Missouri, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): immerse yourself in nature at Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Head underground at Bridal Cave, and then zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Camdenton trip maker app .

You can drive from Eminence to Camdenton in 2.5 hours. In July in Camdenton, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 63°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Branson.

Things to do in Camdenton

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Waterskiing & Jetskiing
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Ha Ha Tonka State Park ©
Ha Ha Tonka State Park
Bridal Cave ©
Bridal Cave
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

4
nights
Branson

Branson ©
Nestled in Missouri's beautiful Ozark Mountains lies one of the country's most attractive vacation towns for year-round family entertainment.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Talking Rocks Cavern and State Park Marina. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery and Runaway Mountain Coaster at Branson Mountain Adventure Park. Go for a jaunt from Branson to Ozark to see Smallin Civil War Cave about 38 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Moonshine Beach, get your game on at Buster's Old Time Photos, test your problem-solving skills at Escape Code, and find something for the whole family at The Branson Coaster.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Branson online sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Camdenton to Branson in 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Branson

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Smallin Civil War Cave, Lost Canyon Nature Trail and Cave
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