5 days in Kansas City & New Orleans Itinerary

5 days in Kansas City & New Orleans Itinerary

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5 days in Kansas City & New Orleans Itinerary

Start: Kansas City
1
Kansas City
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Kansas City

1
night
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 1st (Wed): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, learn about all things military at National WWI Museum and Memorial, and then get your game on at Blade & Timber Axe Throwing - Lawrence. On your second day here, get your game on at iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Kansas City, then get your game on at Blade & Timber Axe Throwing, then appreciate the history behind Korean War Veterans Memorial, and finally explore the world behind art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Kansas City journey planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Kansas City. In April in Kansas City, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 46°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Kansas City

Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Overland Park, Blade & Timber Axe Throwing - Lawrence
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National WWI Museum and Memorial ©
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Room Escape Games

3
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, parks, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, and walk around New Orleans City Park.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our New Orleans trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Kansas City to New Orleans takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Kansas City in April, expect much warmer with lows of 71°F in New Orleans. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

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