St. Joseph Vacations
From St. Joseph, Kansas City is 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the south, and Kansas City is approximately 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the south.
The Jesse James Home Museum and the Pony Express Museum are great spots to spend time in St. Joseph.
Keen travelers will enjoy leaving the tourist trail behind by discovering the other villages, towns and cities in the vicinity of St. Joseph. Atchison, is 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northeast, while Highland is located 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the east.
Approximately 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the south of St. Joseph is Kansas City, an important regional city and the home of Legends at Village West, Kansas City Children's Museum and Rosedale Memorial Arch. St John the Baptist Catholic Church, Sauer Castle and Kansas City Memorial Hall are also good places to visit.
Water adventures are a common pastime here. When the weather is fine, why not go fishing or boating; this area has some great areas for it.
For those who plan on traveling by plane, keep in mind that the most convenient major airport is Kansas City International Airport, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the south of St. Joseph.