31 days in Northwest Missouri Itinerary

31 days in Northwest Missouri Itinerary

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31 days in Northwest Missouri Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  9​h
Kansas City
— 13 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Mound City
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
— 9 nights
Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Newark

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.
Visit Union Station and Missouri Theatre for their historical value. Get in touch with nature at Kansas City Zoo and Burr Oak Woods Conservation Area. Change things up with these side-trips from Kansas City: Longview Lake and Beach (in Lee's Summit), Lake Remembrance (in Blue Springs) and Saint Joseph (The St. Joseph Parkway, Robidoux Row Museum, & more). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of National WWI Museum and Memorial, admire all the interesting features of Kauffman Stadium, sample the fine beverages at Holladay Distillery, and wander the streets of Country Club Plaza.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kansas City vacation planning website .

Newark to Kansas City is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Newark to Kansas City, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in Kansas City are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mound City.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Saint Joseph, Independence, Weston, Liberty, North Kansas City
Highlights from your plan
Country Club Plaza ©
Country Club Plaza
National WWI Museum and Memorial ©
National WWI Museum and Memorial
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art ©
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Mound City

Mound City ©
Mound City is a city in Holt County, Missouri, United States, centered near the interchange of Interstate 29 and Missouri Route 118. Mound City is known for wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Mound City journey planning website .

You can drive from Kansas City to Mound City in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in May, and nighttime lows around 53°F. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll travel to Cameron.

Things to do in Mound City

Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge ©


Cameron ©
Cameron is a city in Clinton and DeKalb counties in the U.S. Get a sense of the local culture at Chillicothe Main Street and Walt Disney Hometown Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore Grand River Historical Society Museum and Nodaway County Historical Society Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Cameron: Mozingo Lake Recreational Park (in Maryville), Arrow Rock (Arrow Rock State Historic Site & Boone's Lick State Historic Site) and Wonder Dog Memorial Garden (in Marshall). And it doesn't end there: immerse yourself in nature at Wallace State Park, stop by Missouri Star Quilt Company, and see the interesting displays at J. C. Penney Museum.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Cameron trip planner.

You can drive from Mound City to Cameron in 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Cameron are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. You'll set off for home on the 31st (Fri).

Things to do in Cameron

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Chillicothe, Arrow Rock, Maryville, Hamilton, Walt Disney Hometown Museum
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney Hometown Museum ©
Walt Disney Hometown Museum
Grand River Historical Society Museum ©
Arrow Rock State Historic Site ©
Arrow Rock State Historic Site