8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Salt Lake City
Fly:  3​h
1
Saint Louis
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Hannibal
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Nauvoo
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Springfield
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
5
Saint Louis
— Few hours
Fly:  9​h
End: Salt Lake City

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night
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Muny. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis and then see a show at The Muny.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Saint Louis road trip site .

Salt Lake City to Saint Louis is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. When traveling from Salt Lake City in July, plan for slightly colder days in Saint Louis, with highs around 89°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 68°F. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hannibal.

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Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

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Hannibal

Hannibal ©
Hannibal is a city in Marion and Ralls counties in the U.S. On the 25th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Mark Twain Boyhood Home and then explore the fascinating underground world of Mark Twain Cave and Cameron Cave.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Hannibal trip builder .

Traveling by car from Saint Louis to Hannibal takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Nauvoo.

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Mark Twain Boyhood Home ©
Mark Twain Boyhood Home

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nights
Nauvoo

Nauvoo ©
Nauvoo is a small city in Hancock County, Illinois, United States, on the Mississippi River near Fort Madison, Iowa. You've now added Carthage Jail to your itinerary. There's more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Nauvoo Temple.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Nauvoo route planner.

Traveling by car from Hannibal to Nauvoo takes 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 66°F. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Springfield.

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Carthage Jail
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Nauvoo Temple ©
Nauvoo Temple
Carthage Jail ©
Carthage Jail

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night
Springfield

Springfield ©
Springfield is the capital of Illinois, but its real significance is as the hometown of Abraham Lincoln.
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): get lost in a book at Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum and then steep yourself in history at Lincoln Home National Historic Site.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Springfield trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Nauvoo to Springfield takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in August, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Saint Louis.

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis
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Drive from Springfield to Saint Louis in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a bus. On the 7th (Wed), you're off tohome.

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