8 days in Missouri Itinerary

8 days in Missouri Itinerary

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Kansas City
— 2 nights
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Saint Louis
— 2 nights
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Branson
— 3 nights

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Kansas City

Kansas City ©

City of Fountains

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.
On the 14th (Sat), have fun and explore at Kaleidoscope, explore the world behind art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, then brush up on your military savvy at National WWI Museum and Memorial, and finally steep yourself in history at Union Station. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the landscape on two wheels at Little Blue Trace Trail, contemplate the long history of Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate, then test your problem-solving skills at The Exit Room, and finally see the interesting displays at Museum of Illusions.

For ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Kansas City trip itinerary planning app.

Los Angeles to Kansas City is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 2 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in November, expect nights in Kansas City to be a bit cooler, around 38°F, while days are much colder, around 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums · Historic Sites · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Room Escape Game
The Exit Room
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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©

Gateway to the West

Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): get some fabulous bargains at Herbaria, see the interesting displays at City Museum, and then take in panoramic vistas at The Gateway Arch. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, walk around Forest Park, then take in nature's colorful creations at Missouri Botanical Garden, and finally see the interesting displays at Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint Louis driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Kansas City to Saint Louis in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Saint Louis can reach 56°F, while at night they dip to 35°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Branson.

Things to do in Saint Louis

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The Gateway Arch
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Specialty Museum
City Museum
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Branson

Branson ©

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.
Family-friendly places like Silver Dollar City and Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: get in on the family fun at Runaway Mountain Coaster, explore the activities along Table Rock Lake, get engrossed in the history at Titanic Museum, and identify plant and animal life at National Tiger Sanctuary.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Branson day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Saint Louis to Branson takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In November, daytime highs in Branson are 58°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Branson

Theme Parks · Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

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Water Body
Table Rock Lake
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