2 days in Kansas City & Des Moines Itinerary

2 days in Kansas City & Des Moines Itinerary

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2 days in Kansas City & Des Moines Itinerary

Tallahassee
Fly:  6​h 15​min
Kansas City
— 2 nights
bus:  3​h 15​min
Des Moines
— Few hours
Fly:  6​h 30​min
Tallahassee

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Kansas City

Kansas City
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): explore and take pictures at Kauffman Stadium, then examine the collection at National World War I Museum and Memorial, and then steep yourself in history at Union Station.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Kansas City itinerary planner.

Tallahassee to Kansas City is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Tallahassee to Kansas City is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Tallahassee in June, expect nights in Kansas City to be about the same, around 67°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 85°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Des Moines.

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Union Station
Union Station
Kauffman Stadium ©
Kauffman Stadium

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Des Moines

Des Moines ©
Des Moines is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Des Moines trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Kansas City to Des Moines in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. June in Des Moines sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 64°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel back home.
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