10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
bus + Fly + taxi:  6​h 30​min
1
Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Branson
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Kansas City
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Wichita
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Hot Springs
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: New York City

2
nights
Eureka Springs

Eureka Springs ©
Nestled in the heart of the Ozark Mountains, the whole town of Eureka Springs is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thorncrown Chapel and then take a stroll through Eureka Springs Historical Downtown. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Quigley's Castle, then identify plant and animal life at Blue Spring Heritage Center, then get engrossed in the history at Eureka Springs & North Arkansas Railway, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Cosmic Cavern.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Eureka Springs trip builder website .

New York City to Eureka Springs is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of bus, flight, and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In June in Eureka Springs, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 67°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Branson.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trips

Pea Ridge National Military Park, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel, Cosmic Cavern
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Pea Ridge National Military Park ©
Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel ©
Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Veterans Memorial Museum, wander the streets of Historic Downtown Branson, then take some stellar pictures from 165 Scenic Overlook, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Moonshine Beach. On the next day, examine the collection at Ralph Foster Museum, then hike along Talking Rocks Cavern, and then witness the site of a historic battle at Wilson's Creek National Battlefield.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Branson travel planner.

You can drive from Eureka Springs to Branson in 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Branson can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kansas City.

Things to do in Branson

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Museums

Side Trip

Wilson's Creek National Battlefield
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Veterans Memorial Museum ©
Veterans Memorial Museum
Talking Rocks Cavern ©
Talking Rocks Cavern
Wilson's Creek National Battlefield ©

2
nights
Kansas City

Kansas City ©
Kansas City is the largest city in Missouri and the sixth largest city in the Midwest. Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): stop by Moon Marble Company, then wander the streets of Massachusetts Street, and then look for gifts at Cabela's. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Harry S Truman National Historic Site, take an in-depth tour of Jesse James Birthplace Museum, and then learn about winemaking at Pirtle Winery.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Kansas City attractions planning website .

Drive from Branson to Kansas City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can go by car to Wichita.

Things to do in Kansas City

#Shopping, #Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trips

Moon Marble Company, Massachusetts Street, Pirtle Winery, Jesse James Birthplace Museum, Harry S Truman National Historic Site
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Cabela's ©
Cabela's
Harry S Truman National Historic Site ©
Pirtle Winery ©
Pirtle Winery

1
night
Wichita

Wichita ©
Wichita is the largest city in the U.S. On the 13th (Thu), examine the collection at Museum of World Treasures, then meet the residents at Tanganyika Wildlife Park, then take an in-depth tour of Old Cowtown Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Coleman Museum and Factory Outlet.

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You can drive from Kansas City to Wichita in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June, daytime highs in Wichita are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Wichita

#Museums, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Tanganyika Wildlife Park
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Museum of World Treasures ©
Museum of World Treasures
Old Cowtown Museum ©
Old Cowtown Museum
Tanganyika Wildlife Park ©
Tanganyika Wildlife Park

2
nights
Hot Springs

Hot Springs ©
Set deep in the Ouachita Mountains, the city of Hot Springs almost completely surrounds the national park of the same name.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): get curious at Mid-America Science Museum, explore the activities along Lake Ouachita, and then stop by Bathhouse Soapery.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Hot Springs route builder site .

Fly from Wichita to Hot Springs in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 70°F. On the 15th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hot Springs

#Parks, #Museums, #Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Anthony Chapel ©
Anthony Chapel
Lake Ouachita ©
Lake Ouachita
Mid-America Science Museum ©
Mid-America Science Museum

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