Missouri is one of the best states in the Union where you can find a very large array of places to visit, things to do, nightlife, and cool entertainment. Either you are going to Missouri for a quick getaway or a one-week vacation, make sure not to miss the best of this American region.

Missouri has it all, that's the point. So, expect to find majestic wildlife, enchanting nature, but also big metro areas like Kansas City or St.Louis. Also, you can get around pretty easily in Missouri's main cities as the public transportation network is well developed all through the city centre.

Make A List Of Must-Visit Places!

Regardless of how long it takes for you to leave home and enjoy your trip to Missouri, you may start planning your journey and staying from now. Make a list of places that you wish to visit once there, it will be much easier for you to organize your days in Missouri. Besides, you'll get a clue of how much you have to set for a budget for local transportation, tickets for museums or theatre shows, and much more.

Here are a few ideas that may inspire your vacation plan:

  1. Nightlife at a casino
    Most tourists in Missouri haven't ever been to a real-world casino. That's why they include a visit to the popular "Hollywood Casino" in St.Louis. It's a great occasion for everyone to taste the true casino emotions while enjoying a top 5-star restaurant dining. Once there you may want to sit at a table and play like a pro. So, we suggest you visit the website and get acquainted with the casino games that you may choose to play. You can access free demo games just for a trial and then you may switch to the real-mode play style to experiment with betting on your favourite games. Make sure to read and learn basic rules and strategies before playing for real money.

  2. Nature and peace
    You may want to include a stop at the "Missouri Botanical Garden" in St. Louis. One of the most relevant features of this botanical garden is that is the oldest and most prestigious in the US. Another excellent reason to visit this must-know place in Missouri is that you can see an immensely large number of different plants… over 7,500! The garden opens Tuesdays to Sundays from 9 a.m to 5 p.m.

  3. Wild animals along with many attractionsSt.Louis Zoo
    Do you want to explore some wildlife in St.Louis? The city's zoo is the best place where you can see lions, tigers, and a multitude of wild animals all in one place. The zoo is home to over 12,000 animals of 500 different species. Also, the St. Louis zoo is recognized worldwide for its innovative animal care approach. You can reserve your tickets online in advance to cut off useless waiting in a line at the zoo's entrance.

  4. A day at a fun park
    A trip to Missouri without a stop to the popular fun park "Silver Dollar City" is simply wasted. This fun park is a special place where you can discover the atmosphere and historical background way back to the 1500s, a time where Native Americans lived in freedom. Among the several adventures that you can experience at the fun park, you should absolutely try the "mystic river falls" and the other thrilling rides on the water.

  5. Learn more about American history
    If you are going to visit Kansas City, catch the occasion to learn more about American and worldwide history by visiting the "National WWI Museum and Memorial". It's the US official museum entirely dedicated to World War I, the nice thing is that it's open 7/7 in the summer. The museum is also home to important concerts and other cultural events. Currently, you may buy tickets for the Symphony Concert, but more events are on the museum's agenda, so you'd better stay updated to know what event you can join (you can use the Facebook profile of the museum to see more).

  6. A visit to the Titanic-themed museumTitanic Museum Attraction
    If you have the opportunity to visit Branson, make sure to plan a stop at the local "Titanic Museum Attraction". It's one of the 2 Titanic-themed museums owned by J. Joslyn and it offers its visitors 400 pre-discovery items to see in 20 galleries. The nice thing about this museum is that you have to walk through a fake iceberg to get to the ticket check-in. Every ticket features the name of an actual passenger of the Titanic and the class of that passenger. It's a truly realistic experience to try!

As you can see, you have plenty of ideas to enjoy your trip to Missouri!