10 days in Missouri Itinerary

10 days in Missouri Itinerary

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Branson
— 3 nights
2
Saint Louis
— 2 nights
3
Hannibal
— 1 night
4
Jefferson City
— 1 night
5
Kansas City
— 2 nights

3
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Dogwood Canyon Nature Park and National Tiger Sanctuary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home and Museum and Stone Hill Winery. And it doesn't end there: Head underground at Marvel Cave, cast your line with a fishing tour, and look for all kinds of wild species at Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery.

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Phoenix to Branson is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Phoenix to Branson due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Phoenix in June, expect nights in Branson to be little chillier, around 65°F, while days are much colder, around 84°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Branson

Wildlife · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Dogwood Canyon Nature Park, Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home and Museum, National Tiger Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Marvel Cave ©
Marvel Cave
National Tiger Sanctuary ©
National Tiger Sanctuary
Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home and Museum ©

2
nights
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): get curious at Saint Louis Science Center, experience rural life at Grant’s Farm, and then have fun and explore at The Magic House, St. Louis Children's Museum. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, admire the masterpieces at Saint Louis Art Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Charles Historic District, then examine the collection at City Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum.

To see photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Saint Louis online day trip planner.

Getting from Branson to Saint Louis by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In June, daytime highs in Saint Louis are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Hannibal.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Charles Historic District
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Saint Louis Science Center ©
Saint Louis Science Center
St. Charles Historic District ©
St. Charles Historic District
Saint Louis Art Museum ©
Saint Louis Art Museum

1
night
Hannibal

Hannibal ©
Hannibal is a city in Marion and Ralls counties in the U.S. On the 16th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Rockcliffe Mansion, appreciate the history behind Tom Sawyer' Statue, then contemplate the long history of Mark Twain Boyhood Home, and finally Head underground at Mark Twain Cave and Cameron Cave.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Hannibal tour planner.

Traveling by car from Saint Louis to Hannibal takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Jefferson City.

Things to do in Hannibal

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mark Twain Boyhood Home ©
Mark Twain Boyhood Home
Rockcliffe Mansion ©
Rockcliffe Mansion
Tom Sawyer' Statue ©
Tom Sawyer' Statue

1
night
Jefferson City

Jefferson City ©
Jefferson City is the capital of the State of Missouri and the fifteenth most populous city in the state. Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): trek along Katy Trail State Park, take an in-depth tour of Missouri State Museum, then get a sense of history and politics at Missouri State Capitol, then take an in-depth tour of Jefferson City Convention & Visitors Bureau, Inc., and finally steep yourself in history at Missouri State Penitentiary.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Jefferson City trip planner.

You can drive from Hannibal to Jefferson City in 2 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Jefferson City can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Jefferson City

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Katy Trail State Park
Highlights from your plan
Missouri State Capitol ©
Missouri State Capitol
Missouri State Penitentiary ©
Missouri State Penitentiary
Missouri State Museum ©
Missouri State Museum

2
nights
Kansas City

Kansas City ©
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
On the 18th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Arabia Steamboat Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, then contemplate the long history of Harry S Truman National Historic Site, and finally examine the collection at Negro Leagues Baseball Museum. On your second day here, shop like a local with Country Club Plaza, admire the masterpieces at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, then brush up on your military savvy at National WWI Museum and Memorial, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Cinder Block Brewery.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Kansas City day trip planning app.

Getting from Jefferson City to Kansas City by car takes about 2.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trips

Independence, Cinder Block Brewery
Highlights from your plan
Arabia Steamboat Museum ©
Arabia Steamboat Museum
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum ©
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum
Negro Leagues Baseball Museum ©
Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

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