4 days in Saint Louis & Memphis Itinerary

4 days in Saint Louis & Memphis Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Fly:  5 h 15 min
1
Saint Louis
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
2
Memphis
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h
End: New York City

1
night
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at City Museum, thenenjoy breathtaking views from The Gateway Arch, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at StilL 630 Distillery.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint Louis holiday planner.

New York City to Saint Louis is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. July in Saint Louis sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 68°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Memphis.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Museums Breweries & Distilleries
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The Gateway Arch ©
The Gateway Arch
City Museum ©
City Museum
StilL 630 Distillery ©
StilL 630 Distillery

2
nights
Memphis

Memphis
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): sample the fine beverages at Pyramid Vodka, get engrossed in the history at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, steep yourself in history at Sun Studio, steep yourself in history at The Peabody Ducks, thendon't miss a visit to Beale Street, and finally look for gifts at Lansky. On your second day here, examine the collection at Graceland.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Memphis journey planning site.

You can drive from Saint Louis to Memphis in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Memphis when traveling from Saint Louis in July, with lows around 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Graceland
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio
National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel ©

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