4 days in Branson & Hot Springs Itinerary

4 days in Branson & Hot Springs Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States itinerary builder

Make it your trip
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Branson
— 1 night
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Hot Springs
— 2 nights
Fly

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Branson

— 1 night

Live Entertainment Capital of the World

Nestled in Missouri's beautiful Ozark Mountains lies one of the country's most attractive vacation towns for year-round family entertainment.
To see photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Branson trip planner.

Kansas City to Branson is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. In January, daytime highs in Branson are 45°F, while nighttime lows are 26°F. You'll set off for Hot Springs on the 29th (Fri).

Things to do in Branson

Nightlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Hot Springs

— 2 nights

Valley of the Vapors

Set deep in the Ouachita Mountains, the city of Hot Springs almost completely surrounds the national park of the same name.
Explore Hot Springs' surroundings by going to Little Rock (Riverfront Park, The Galleries at Library Square, &more). And it doesn't end there: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, appreciate the extensive heritage of Bathhouse Row, view the masterpieces at Artists' Workshop Gallery, and sample the fine beverages at Superior Bathhouse Brewery and Distillery.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Hot Springs route maker site.

You can drive from Branson to Hot Springs in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Branson in January, with highs in Hot Springs at 52°F and lows at 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Parks · Historic Sites · Spas · Nature

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