2 days in Northwest Missouri & Springfield Itinerary

2 days in Northwest Missouri & Springfield Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Missouri route planner

Make it your trip
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Kansas City
— 1 day
Drive
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Springfield
— 1 night
Fly

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Kansas City

— 1 day

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Arabia Steamboat Museum, brush up on your military savvy at National WWI Museum and Memorial, and then explore the world behind art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kansas City road trip planning site.

Omaha to Kansas City is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Springfield.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums

Springfield

— 1 night
On the 19th (Sat), Head underground at Sequiota Park, explore the fascinating underground world of Fantastic Caverns, then examine the collection at NRA National Sporting Arms Museum, and finally look for gifts at Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Springfield travel planning website.

Traveling by car from Kansas City to Springfield takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Springfield

Parks · Shopping · Museums · Nature