10 days in Missouri Itinerary

10 days in Missouri Itinerary

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Branson
— 3 nights
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Osage Beach
— 1 night
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Saint Louis
— 3 nights
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Kansas City
— 2 nights

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Branson

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Live Entertainment Capital of the World

Nestled in Missouri's beautiful Ozark Mountains lies one of the country's most attractive vacation towns for year-round family entertainment.
Take a break from the city and head to National Tiger Sanctuary and Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Branson: Eureka Springs (Thorncrown Chapel, Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, &more). And it doesn't end there: take a memorable tour with Zipline USA, identify plant and animal life at The Butterfly Palace, tour the pleasant surroundings at College of the Ozarks, and get in on the family fun at Arcade City.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Branson trip itinerary planner.

Kansas City to Branson is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Branson are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Osage Beach.

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Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

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Zipline
Zipline USA
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Osage Beach

Osage Beach ©
Osage Beach is a city in Camden and Miller counties in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): revel in the low prices at Osage Beach Outlet Marketplace, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ozark Distillery and Brewery, then explore the fascinating underground world of Bridal Cave, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Ha Ha Tonka State Park.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Osage Beach trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Branson to Osage Beach in 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Saint Louis.

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Nature · Parks · Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries

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Bridal Cave
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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©

Gateway to the West

Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Take a break from the city and head to Powder Valley Conservation Nature Center and World Bird Sanctuary. When in Saint Louis, make a side trip to see Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary in West Alton, approximately West Alton away. There's lots more to do: take in panoramic vistas at The Gateway Arch, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at StilL 630 Distillery, see the interesting displays at Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Saint Louis trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Osage Beach to Saint Louis in 3 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kansas City.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks · Wildlife · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites

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The Gateway Arch
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Wildlife Area
World Bird Sanctuary
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Kansas City

Kansas City ©

City of Fountains

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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Union Station, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead, and then get interesting insight from Zip KC. On the 31st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at National WWI Museum and Memorial, then explore the world behind art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, then take an in-depth tour of Arabia Steamboat Museum, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Cinder Block Brewery.

To find ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Kansas City route planner.

You can drive from Saint Louis to Kansas City in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in August, and nighttime lows around 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

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