28 days in Saint Joseph & Kansas City Itinerary

28 days in Saint Joseph & Kansas City Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Missouri trip planner
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Drive to La Guardia Airport, Fly to Kansas City International Airport, Drive to Saint Joseph
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Saint Joseph
— 8 nights
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Kansas City
— 19 nights
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Saint Joseph — 8 nights

St. Explore Saint Joseph's surroundings by going to Shatto Dairy (in Osborn), Riverwood Winery (in Rushville) and Ft Leavenworth Army Installation (in Leavenworth). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Patee House Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Missouri Theatre, grab your bike and head to The St. Joseph Parkway, and take an in-depth tour of Jesse James Home Museum.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Saint Joseph road trip planning site.

New York City to Saint Joseph is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also fly; or drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from New York City in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Saint Joseph, with lows of 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kansas City.
Museums · Parks · Nature · Wineries
Side Trips

Kansas City — 19 nights

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kansas City: Jesse James Birthplace Museum (in Kearney), Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens (in Overland Park) and Topeka (Museum of History, Combat Air Museum, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, examine the collection at Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Kansas City Zoo, and shop like a local with Country Club Plaza.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Kansas City trip planning tool.

Getting from Saint Joseph to Kansas City by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Saint Joseph in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Kansas City, with lows of 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to fly back home.
Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping
Side Trips