6 days in Missouri Itinerary

6 days in Missouri Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Missouri trip itinerary maker

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

6 days in Missouri Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Kansas City
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Branson
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Saint Louis
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Chicago

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Harry S. Truman Library and Museum and then explore and take pictures at Kauffman Stadium. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Kansas City River Market, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then get engrossed in the history at National World War I Museum and Memorial, and finally admire the masterpieces at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Kansas City trip builder website .

Chicago to Kansas City is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. While traveling from Chicago, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Kansas City, ranging from highs of 89°F to lows of 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Branson.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trip

Harry S. Truman Library and Museum
Highlights from your plan
National WWI Museum and Memorial ©
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Room Escape Games
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art ©
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

2
nights
Branson

Branson ©
Nestled in Missouri's beautiful Ozark Mountains lies one of the country's most attractive vacation towns for year-round family entertainment.
On the 28th (Sat), make a splash at Silver Dollar City. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Ancient Ozarks Natural History Museum, then explore the activities along Table Rock Lake, and then examine the collection at Titanic Museum.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Branson road trip planner .

You can drive from Kansas City to Branson in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Branson can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Branson

Theme Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Ancient Ozarks Natural History Museum, Table Rock Lake
Highlights from your plan
Silver Dollar City ©
Silver Dollar City
Titanic Museum ©
Titanic Museum
Table Rock Lake ©
Table Rock Lake

2
nights
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
On the 30th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Saint Louis Zoo, and then take in panoramic vistas at The Gateway Arch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Tue): explore and take pictures at Missouri Botanical Garden, then go for a walk through St. Louis Graffiti Wall, then examine the collection at City Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Forest Park.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Saint Louis trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Branson to Saint Louis takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Gateway Arch ©
The Gateway Arch
Saint Louis Zoo ©
Saint Louis Zoo
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

Similar Plans

8 days in Missouri BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Missouri BY A USER FROM ISRAEL September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Missouri BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Missouri BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Missouri BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 30 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 4 days in Missouri BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Missouri BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 4 days in Missouri BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Missouri BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 20 days in Missouri, Wisconsin & Michigan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans