8 days in Southeast Missouri Itinerary

8 days in Southeast Missouri Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southeast Missouri trip planner

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Sainte Genevieve
— 2 nights
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Cape Girardeau
— 2 nights
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Van Buren
— 1 night
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Rolla
— 2 nights
Drive to St Louis Lambert International Airport, Fly to Eppley Airfield

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Sainte Genevieve

Ste. Take a break from the city and head to Arcadia Valley and Hickory Canyons. Explore hidden gems such as Watertower Winery and Bolduc House Museum. Go for a jaunt from Sainte Genevieve to Bonne Terre to see St. Francois State Park about 42 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Felix Valle House State Historic Site, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sainte Genevieve Catholic Parish, and take in the exciting artwork at ASL Pewter.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sainte Genevieve trip itinerary builder app.

Omaha to Sainte Genevieve is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. In October, daytime highs in Sainte Genevieve are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Cape Girardeau.

Things to do in Sainte Genevieve

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Cape Girardeau

Cape Girardeau is a city in Cape Girardeau and Scott counties in the U.S. On the 12th (Mon), walk around A.C. Brase Arena Building & Park, then stroll through Trail of Tears, and then examine the collection at The Red House Interpretive Center. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at New Madrid Historical Museum, then enjoy breathtaking views from Mississippi River Observation Deck, and then contemplate the long history of Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site.

For traveler tips and other tourist information, use the Cape Girardeau road trip planning site.

You can drive from Sainte Genevieve to Cape Girardeau in 1.5 hours. October in Cape Girardeau sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 48°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Van Buren.

Things to do in Cape Girardeau

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

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Van Buren

Van Buren is a city that is the county seat of Carter County, Missouri, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): explore the activities along Current River and then contemplate the waterfront views at Blue Spring.

For maps and tourist information, use the Van Buren trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Cape Girardeau to Van Buren by car takes about 2 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rolla.

Things to do in Van Buren

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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Rolla

Rolla is a city in and the county seat of Phelps County, Missouri, United States. Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take a peaceful walk through Mark Twain National Forest. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Bo's Hollow, do a tasting at Peaceful Bend Vineyard, and then don't miss a visit to Stonehenge at Missouri S&T.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Rolla tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Van Buren to Rolla in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 70°F in October, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rolla

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips