32 days in United States Itinerary

32 days in United States Itinerary

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32 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Seattle
Fly + Drive:  9​h 15​min
1
Diamond
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
2
Independence
— 12 nights
Drive:  45​min
3
Overland Park
— 9 nights
bus:  30​min
4
Kansas City
— 9 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Seattle

1
day
Diamond

Diamond ©
Diamond is a city in Newton County, Missouri, United States near Joplin, Missouri. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): examine the collection at World's Largest Small Electric Appliance Museum, then take in the history at Newtonia Battlefield, and then take an in-depth tour of George Washington Carver National Monument.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Diamond day trip tool .

Seattle to Diamond is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Seattle to Diamond. Traveling from Seattle in May, you will find days in Diamond are somewhat warmer (76°F), and nights are about the same (55°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Independence.

Things to do in Diamond

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Newtonia Battlefield
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12
nights
Independence

Independence ©
Independence is the fifth-largest city in the state of Missouri. Get out of town with these interesting Independence side-trips: Knob Noster State Park (in Knob Noster), YaYa's Alpaca Farm Garden City Missouri (in Garden City) and Boonville (Warm Springs Ranch & Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, grab your bike and head to Little Blue Trace Trail, see the interesting displays at Bingham Waggoner Estate, and contemplate the long history of Harry S Truman National Historic Site.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Independence using our trip planner.

You can drive from Diamond to Independence in 2.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Independence can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can go by car to Overland Park.

Things to do in Independence

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Liberty, Blue Springs, Warsaw, Lexington, Boonville
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Bingham Waggoner Estate ©
Bingham Waggoner Estate
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum ©
Warm Springs Ranch ©
Warm Springs Ranch

9
nights
Overland Park

Overland Park ©
Overland Park is the second most populous city in the U.S. Explore Overland Park's surroundings by going to Riverfront and Independence Parks (in Atchison), Topeka (Gage Park, Kansas State Capitol Building, & more) and Crooked Post Winery (in Ozawkie). There's lots more to do: walk around Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead, tee off at Firekeeper Golf Course, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and get your game on at Blade & Timber.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Overland Park driving holiday planner.

Drive from Independence to Overland Park in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Kansas City.

Things to do in Overland Park

Parks Fun & Games Nature

Side Trips

Topeka, Lawrence, OZ Museum, Firekeeper Golf Course, Crooked Post Winery
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Evel Knievel Museum ©
Evel Knievel Museum
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead ©
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead
Room Escape Games

9
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kansas City: Weston (Holladay Distillery & Pirtle Winery) and Saint Joseph (Patee House Museum & Museum Hill Historic District). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at National WWI Museum and Memorial, shop like a local with Country Club Plaza, explore and take pictures at Kauffman Stadium, and examine the collection at Negro Leagues Baseball Museum.

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

Kansas City is just a short distance from Overland Park. In June in Kansas City, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 69°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kansas City, Weston, Saint Joseph
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National WWI Museum and Memorial ©
National WWI Museum and Memorial
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art ©
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Kauffman Stadium ©
Kauffman Stadium

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