3 days in Atlanta, Saint Louis & Des Moines Itinerary

3 days in Atlanta, Saint Louis & Des Moines Itinerary

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Atlanta
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Saint Louis
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Des Moines
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Atlanta

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The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 18th (Sat), observe the fascinating underwater world at Georgia Aquarium and then see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Atlanta online journey planner.

Fort Myers to Atlanta is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Fort Myers in September, with highs in Atlanta at 84°F and lows at 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Saint Louis

— 1 night

Gateway to the West

Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C. in the number of free activities available by spending your holiday exploring the city's central neighborhoods, famous for their restored century-old red-brick buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis and then make a trip to The Gateway Arch.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Saint Louis vacation builder site.

Getting from Atlanta to Saint Louis by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Saint Louis is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Atlanta in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Saint Louis, with lows of 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Des Moines.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Historic Sites

Des Moines

— 1 day
Des Moines is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): get a sense of history and politics at Capitol Building and then snap pictures at High Trestle Trail Bridge.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Des Moines sightseeing site.

Fly from Saint Louis to Des Moines in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Des Moines, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Des Moines

Outdoors · Trails · Parks

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