16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip itinerary planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Denver
— 2 nights
2
Kansas City
— 1 night
3
Overland Park
— 2 nights
4
Saint Louis
— 3 nights
5
Louisville
— 2 nights
6
Lexington
— 2 nights
7
Weston
— 1 night
8
Branson
— 2 nights

S M T W T F S
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6

2
nights
Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Get out of town with these interesting Denver side-trips: North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop (in Cascade), Colorado Springs (Battlefield Colorado & Garden of the Gods) and Estes Park (Spas & Off-Road Tours). And it doesn't end there: get curious at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, contemplate the long history of Molly Brown House Museum, and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Denver online itinerary builder.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Denver. In May, daytime highs in Denver are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Colorado Springs, Estes Park, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Off-Road Tours
Battlefield Colorado ©
Battlefield Colorado

1
night
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 25th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate, admire the natural beauty at The Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden, then admire the masterpieces at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, and finally sample the fine beverages at Tom's Town Distilling Co..

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Kansas City road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Denver to Kansas City takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Denver in May: high temperatures in Kansas City hover around 76°F and lows are around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Overland Park.

Things to do in Kansas City

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate
Highlights from your plan
Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate ©
Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art ©
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
The Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden ©

2
nights
Overland Park

Overland Park ©
Overland Park is the second most populous city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): get your game on at Blade & Timber Axe Throwing, then let the kids burn off some steam at South Park, then get your game on at Blade & Timber Axe Throwing - Lawrence, and finally experience rural life at Grinter Farms. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: have some family-friendly fun at Bury the Hatchet, then get to know the resident critters at Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead, and then get your game on at iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Kansas City.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Overland Park road trip website.

Overland Park is just a short distance from Kansas City. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to drive to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Overland Park

Fun & Games · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Lawrence, Blade & Timber Axe Throwing
Highlights from your plan
Blade & Timber Axe Throwing - Lawrence ©
Blade & Timber Axe Throwing - Lawrence
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead ©
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead
Blade & Timber Axe Throwing ©
Blade & Timber Axe Throwing

3
nights
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Saint Louis is known for museums, parks, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from The Gateway Arch, walk around Forest Park, get to know the resident critters at Saint Louis Zoo, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Saint Louis online trip builder.

Getting from Overland Park to Saint Louis by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Saint Louis are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to drive to Louisville.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Gateway Arch ©
The Gateway Arch
Saint Louis Zoo ©
Saint Louis Zoo
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

2
nights
Louisville

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 31st (Sun), test the waters at a local thermal spa, see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, then sample the fine beverages at Copper & Kings American Brandy Distillery, and finally bet on a winner at Churchill Downs. On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: sample the fine beverages at Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co, see the interesting displays at Kentucky Derby Museum, and then learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Louisville trip planner.

Traveling by car from Saint Louis to Louisville takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Saint Louis to Louisville is 1 hour. In May, daytime highs in Louisville are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Lexington.

Things to do in Louisville

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Distillery Tours
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory
Churchill Downs ©
Churchill Downs

2
nights
Lexington

Lexington ©
Known internationally as the "Horse Capital of the World," Lexington boasts a thriving economy resting largely on its thoroughbred racehorse industry.
On the 2nd (Tue), sample the fine beverages at Bluegrass Distillers, experience rural life at Claiborne Farm, and then catch the contagious excitement of Keeneland. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: experience rural life at Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm, then experience rural life at Sun Valley Farm, then sample the tasty concoctions at Woodford Reserve Distillery, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at James E. Pepper Distillery.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Lexington trip planner.

Getting from Louisville to Lexington by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Lexington can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can drive to Weston.

Things to do in Lexington

Fun & Games · Casinos · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Versailles, Claiborne Farm, Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm
Highlights from your plan
Claiborne Farm ©
Claiborne Farm
Sun Valley Farm ©
Sun Valley Farm
Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm ©
Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm

1
night
Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. On the 4th (Thu), examine the collection at Museum of American Glass, take in the exciting artwork at Appalachian Glass, and then steep yourself in history at Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, read Weston road trip website.

You can drive from Lexington to Weston in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. While traveling from Lexington, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Weston, ranging from highs of 78°F to lows of 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Branson.

Things to do in Weston

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Appalachian Glass ©
Appalachian Glass
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum ©
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum
Museum of American Glass ©
Museum of American Glass

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.
On the 5th (Fri), get great views at College of the Ozarks, pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, then have some family-friendly fun at Escape Code, and finally get engrossed in the history at Titanic Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): make a splash at Silver Dollar City and then contemplate the waterfront views at Table Rock Lake.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Branson planner.

You can fly from Weston to Branson in 8.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Weston to Branson. While traveling from Weston, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Branson, ranging from highs of 84°F to lows of 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Branson

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Table Rock Lake
Highlights from your plan
Silver Dollar City ©
Silver Dollar City
Table Rock Lake ©
Table Rock Lake
Titanic Museum ©
Titanic Museum

Similar plans

25 days in United States BY A USER FROM BRAZIL December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 21 days in United States BY A USER FROM FRANCE July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 25 days in Kentucky BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 31 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 4 days in Denver BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 1 day in Kentucky BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: March, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 3 days in Denver BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 10 days in Denver & Mesa Verde National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 12 days in Denver, Estes Park & Mesa Verde National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced
See more plans