5 days in Branson & Springfield Itinerary

5 days in Branson & Springfield Itinerary

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5 days in Branson & Springfield Itinerary

Start: Branson
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Branson
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
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Springfield
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
End: Branson

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Branson

Branson ©
Nestled in Missouri's beautiful Ozark Mountains lies one of the country's most attractive vacation towns for year-round family entertainment.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): traverse land and water with Ride The Ducks of Branson, then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then explore the activities along Table Rock Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at Silver Dollar City.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Branson vacation builder tool .

In May, daily temperatures in Branson can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Branson

Theme Parks Tours Parks

Side Trip

Table Rock Lake
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Ride The Ducks of Branson ©
Ride The Ducks of Branson
Silver Dollar City ©
Silver Dollar City
Table Rock Lake ©
Table Rock Lake

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Springfield

Springfield ©
Springfield is the third-largest city in the state of Missouri and the county seat of Greene County. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): stop by Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World, immerse yourself in nature at Ha Ha Tonka State Park, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally Head underground at Fantastic Caverns. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Thu): Head underground at Sequiota Park, then stroll through Dickerson Park Zoo, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Johnny Morris' Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Springfield journey planning app .

You can drive from Branson to Springfield in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Springfield can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. On the 31st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Springfield

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trip

Ha Ha Tonka State Park
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Ha Ha Tonka State Park ©
Ha Ha Tonka State Park
Fantastic Caverns ©
Fantastic Caverns
Room Escape Games

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