4 days in Missouri Itinerary

4 days in Missouri Itinerary

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Start: New York City
Fly:  5 h
1
Saint Louis
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Hermann
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Kansas City
— 2 nights
+3
Bus + Foot + Fly + Bus:  6 h 45 min
End: New York City

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
On the 29th (Tue), admire the natural beauty at Missouri Botanical Garden, then stop by Herbaria, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Saint Louis day trip planner.

New York City to Saint Louis is an approximately 5- hour flight. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from New York City in October, Saint Louis is a bit cooler at night with lows of 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Hermann.

Things to do in Saint Louis

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Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis
Herbaria ©
Herbaria
Missouri Botanical Garden ©
Missouri Botanical Garden

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Hermann

Hermann ©
Hermann is a city designated in 1842 as the county seat of Gasconade County, Missouri, United States. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): get a taste of the local shopping with Astral Glass Studio and Gallery, steep yourself in history at Deutschheim State Historic Site, then do a tasting at Stone Hill Winery, and finally look for gifts at Sugar Momma's.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Hermann day trip planner.

You can drive from Saint Louis to Hermann in 1.5 hours. October in Hermann sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Hermann

Wineries Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Astral Glass Studio and Gallery
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Stone Hill Winery ©
Stone Hill Winery
Astral Glass Studio and Gallery ©
Astral Glass Studio and Gallery
Deutschheim State Historic Site ©
Deutschheim State Historic Site

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): examine the collection at Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, examine the collection at Museum of Illusions, contemplate the long history of Union Station, then look and learn at The Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium at Union Station, and finally shop like a local with Country Club Plaza. On the 1st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and then brush up on your military savvy at National WWI Museum and Memorial.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Kansas City attractions planner.

Drive from Hermann to Kansas City in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in October, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Harry S. Truman Library and Museum
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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
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum ©
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum

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