Missouri is an incredible place to visit! Some people may think of the Midwest as being mostly fly-over states, but Missouri has incredible attractions to offer for every kind of adventurer… Great outdoors, art and history, agritourism, sports, entertainment and nightlife, food and drink, shopping, and so much more. Bed and Breakfast Inns of Missouri has incredible locations close to everything you want to see in Missouri, and our innkeepers are there for you to provide incredible local recommendations and hospitality. For the next several weeks, we will bring you incredible attractions in Missouri that are must-visits for 2021. Keep reading to learn all about the best destinations to experience the Great Outdoors in Missouri!
(All Photos Credited to VisitMO.com)
2038 W. Route 86
Lampe, MO 65681
This nature park is an incredibly popular place to visit in southwest Missouri. The park encompasses 10,000 acres and provide several great opportunities to enjoy nature including paved trails for biking and walking, trout fishing, horseback riding, Jeep tours, and Segway tours. While visiting, you will be able to enjoy waterfalls, caves, cattle, elk, and even bison. There is a great gift shop and dining options on site as well.
1491 Route D
Camdenton, MO 65020
Ha Ha Tonka is a beloved attraction at the Lake of the Ozarks. The state park itself is a system of gorgeous trails, springs, lake views, and nature. The castle that gives the park its name was originally designed to evoke the stone castles in Europe. After several failed attempts to build it, including a tragic fire, the plans were abandoned and now the impressive, mysterious remains attract tourists from all over. Several areas of the park are handicap accessible, while other parts of the trails present a challenge for the average hiker. Enjoy hiking, picnicking, fishing, kayaking, camping, and more.
Incredible Caves Throughout the State
Missouri is known for having incredible caves and caverns throughout the state. From massive caves with impressive guided tours, to small and narrow caverns you can experience like an early explorer, Missouri has it all. Check out some of the most popular caves in Missouri below!
- Fantastic Caverns in Springfield, MO – https://fantasticcaverns.com/
- Marvel Cave at Silver Dollar City in Branson, MO – https://www.silverdollarcity.com/theme-park/attractions/rides/Marvel-Cave
- Mark Twain Cave Complex in Hannibal, MO – https://www.marktwaincave.com/
- Meramec Caverns in Stanton, MO – https://www.americascave.com/
- Bridal Cave / Thunder Mountain Park in Camdenton, MO – http://bridalcave.com/
- Jacob’s Cave in Versailles, MO – http://www.jacobscave.com/
Scuba Diving – Yes, Scuba Diving!
You may not associate Missouri and scuba diving, but it’s true! Whether you are an experienced scuba enthusiast looking for a great cave dive, or you are newly certified and want to explore an incredible guided tour of an underwater mine, you’re going to love these attractions.
185 Park Ave.
Bonne Terre, MO 63628
This mine has been called “One of America’s Top 10 Greatest Adventures” by National Geographic. The cavern was man-made for the purpose of mining lead in 1860. There are several levels above ground that you can experience with a guided tour that is a comfortable 65-degrees Fahrenheit year-round.
Below the water is the largest fresh water scuba diving venue in the world! Make a diving reservation and experience the magnificent, illuminated cave with 100-foot visibility. You will even see abandoned equipment and mine shafts below.
100 Historic Route 66
Waynesville, MO 65583
If you are a certified cave diver, you can check-in at this location and enjoy a fun scuba dive in the Roubidoux Spring in Laughlin Park. There is even a dive shop in town to provide great resources for you!
14226 Route 13
Kimberling City, MO 65686
Table Rock Lake is known for its serene experience and landscapes. Several activities available include boating, fishing, sailing, waterskiing, wakeboarding, camping, hiking, swimming, picnicking, golfing on luxurious courses, and sightseeing with the family. This sparkling lake is also great for enjoying a scuba diving adventure for a unique Lake experience.
1000 Bagnell Dam Blvd.
Lake Ozark, MO 65049
The Lake of the Ozarks has more shoreline than the coast of California – 1,100 miles! This lake is known for being a great place to party and enjoy the rapid pace of lake life in the summer. It is also quickly becoming a great place to live and vacation in the fall and winter with several attractions and businesses that are great to enjoy year-round. Enjoy boating, cruising on yachts, viewing the lake from a helicopter tour, relaxing in a spa, golfing, and more.
Bed and Breakfast Inns of Missouri has the best places to stay during your vacation to Missouri. Every member inn is professionally inspected and certified before they can join. We make sure every location lives up to and exceeds expectations as a clean, comfortable, and accommodating place to stay. As you plan your Missouri vacation, make sure to check out our website to find the best place to stay during your trip. We can’t wait to serve you!
Find your perfect stay at a Missouri Bed & Breakfast.