Fly To Kansas City - USA
Kansas City has not been on tourists’ favorites’ destinations list. However that could be as a result of low awareness of the amazing attractions that this largest municipality in U.S state of Missouri has to offer visitors.
Large quantity of fountains, abundance of boulevards, tasteful mid-century architecture and fascinating art deco makes Kansas City a very beautiful place. Kansas City is also home to best Jazz and Blues music, little wonder it pride itself as the “Heart of America”.
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Requirements for Entry to Kansas City
A National Passport with a minimum period validity of 6 months beyond the intended period of stay is needed at the time of travel. A Nigeria Tourist Visa is necessary and can be obtained at American Visa application centre located in Lagos (Victoria Island) and Abuja (Central District Area)
Getting to Down Town Kansas City from Kansas City International Airport (MCI)
The airport has 3 terminals which are connected by a shuttle bus that serves each terminal. Metro bus services transport passengers to various destinations in Kansas City and available on Monday-Friday.
Taxis are available on request. Phone numbers for taxis are on display at the terminal bag claim area. Several shuttle services ply the airport route to various destinations in the city.
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art: This museum has on display contemporary and African art and photography is housed by Nelson-Atkins building. Egyptians galleries are among the popular exhibits
Kansas City Sculpture Park: Four 18-foot shuttlecocks and twelve Henry Moore sculptures are among the imposing sculptures at the Park, audio guided tours are one of the various ways to explore the museum. It is a nice spot to take photographs
Legoland Discovery Center: the interactive Lego playground is so exciting to kids. Zap skeletons in laser shooting ride kingdom Quest. Animated are shown on 4-D theatre
Kansas City Zoo: African Elephant and bubbly group of Chimpanzees entertain visitors at this zoo. It is a must visit if have kids with you.
Worlds of Fun: the slides and lazy river at Oceans of fun give water sports lover’s lots of fun while 7 coasters and thirty additional rides gratify thrill seekers.
Things to Do
Attend the American Royal World Series of Barbecue Contest that take place in Stockyards during annual fall event.
Visit the American Jazz Museum; partake in activities at this unique museum which includes poetry jams, workshops and jazz story telling.
Taste the famous stack Barbecue at, B.B.’s Lawnside BBQ Fiorella’s Jack or Arthur Bryant. Don’t miss the, burnt ends, because that are the most delicious part and can only be found in Kansas City. Head to Harrah’s North Kansas City and enjoy the best of concerts, events and shows.
Take a trip to Swope Park and just relax away from hassles of the city in cozy environment.
Hotels and Accommodation
Whether you are choosing based on star rating or price you will surely find a wonderful hotel for your stay in Kansas City. Visit Travelstart Nigeria website to get easy access to all the information you need for a perfect choice find hotels. Find Kansas City hotels
Car rental companies are present at Kansas City International Airport and major hotels. The car rental companies in Kansas includes: ACE, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Fox, Hertz, National, Payless, and Thrifty. Hire a car with Travelstart Nigeria.
Best Time to Visit
Kansas City is an all time tourist’s destination due its festivals and renowned mountains. However the best time to visit is from June to September and from November to December.