Helena is about 55 miles (89 kilometers) from Kansas City and about 55 miles (89 kilometers) from Kansas City.
Helena is surrounded by charming cities and villages all waiting to be explored. If your schedule allows it, head 15 miles (24 kilometers) to get to St. Joseph. Here you can enjoy the Jesse James Home Museum and Pony Express Museum.
Around 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the south of Helena is Kansas City, a regional city where you'll find Legends at Village West, Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway and St John the Baptist Catholic Church. Strawberry Hill Museum, Boulevard Drive-In Theater and Kansas Speedway are also good places to visit.
The Kansas City - Northwest Missouri area features a number of laid-back pastimes. Set aside some time for bird watching or cycling and feel your stresses melt away.
When planning your trip to Helena, it's handy to remember that the nearest major airport, Kansas City International Airport, is located in in Kansas City, 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the south.