3 days in Missouri Itinerary

3 days in Missouri Itinerary

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3 days in Missouri Itinerary

Start: Evansville
Drive:  3​h
1
Saint Louis
— Few hours
Fly + Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Branson
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Van Buren
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
End: Evansville

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
On the 27th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, examine the collection at City Museum, and then take in panoramic vistas at The Gateway Arch.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Saint Louis road trip website .

Evansville to Saint Louis is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Branson.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Historic Sites Museums
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Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis
City Museum ©
City Museum
The Gateway Arch ©
The Gateway Arch

1
night
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 28th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at National Tiger Sanctuary, browse the different shops at Branson Landing, and then stop by Dick's Oldtime 5 & 10.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Branson trip maker tool .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Saint Louis to Branson in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In July, daily temperatures in Branson can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Van Buren.

Things to do in Branson

Wildlife Parks Shopping

Side Trip

National Tiger Sanctuary
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National Tiger Sanctuary ©
National Tiger Sanctuary
Branson Landing ©
Branson Landing
Dick's Oldtime 5 & 10 ©
Dick's Oldtime 5 & 10

1
night
Van Buren

Van Buren ©
Van Buren is a city that is the county seat of Carter County, Missouri, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): Head underground at Current River.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Van Buren trip planner .

Drive from Branson to Van Buren in 3 hours. In July in Van Buren, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 70°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Van Buren

Beaches Nature Wildlife
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Current River ©
Current River

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