8 days in Northeast Missouri Itinerary

8 days in Northeast Missouri Itinerary

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8 days in Northeast Missouri Itinerary

Start: Kirksville
Drive:  2​h 30​min
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Saint Louis
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
End: Kirksville


Hermann ©
Hermann is a city designated in 1842 as the county seat of Gasconade County, Missouri, United States. On the 24th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Deutschheim State Historic Site and then explore the fascinating underground world of Meramec Caverns. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: do a tasting at Hermannhof Vineyards, do a tasting at Adam Puchta Winery, then learn about winemaking at Stone Hill Winery, and finally look for gifts at Sugar Momma's.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Hermann trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Kirksville to Hermann is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. July in Hermann sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 67°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Hermann

Wineries Parks Nature

Side Trip

Meramec Caverns
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Stone Hill Winery ©
Stone Hill Winery
Meramec Caverns ©
Meramec Caverns
Adam Puchta Winery ©
Adam Puchta Winery

Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Saint Louis is known for museums, zoos & aquariums, parks, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, walk around Forest Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Missouri Botanical Garden, and examine the collection at City Museum.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Saint Louis travel route website .

Traveling by car from Hermann to Saint Louis takes 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Hannibal.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
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Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis
Missouri Botanical Garden ©
Missouri Botanical Garden
Saint Louis Zoo ©
Saint Louis Zoo


Hannibal ©
Hannibal is a city in Marion and Ralls counties in the U.S. On the 31st (Fri), enjoy the sea views from Mark Twain Memorial Lighthouse, then contemplate the long history of Mark Twain Boyhood Home, then get engrossed in the history at Rockcliffe Mansion, and finally Head underground at Mark Twain Cave and Cameron Cave.

For maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Hannibal online trip maker .

You can drive from Saint Louis to Hannibal in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. July in Hannibal sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hannibal

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Mark Twain Boyhood Home ©
Mark Twain Boyhood Home
Rockcliffe Mansion ©
Rockcliffe Mansion
Mark Twain Memorial Lighthouse ©
Mark Twain Memorial Lighthouse