Fetch your camera, dust off your walking shoes and experience a day close to nature at Lake Taneycomo, an excellent attraction to add to your must-see list.
You'll discover it in Branson, roughly 150 miles (241 kilometers) out of the state capital, Jefferson City.
There's a good mix of hotels that are an easy commute away from Lake Taneycomo. Make your selection from 11 possibilities, all within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of the attraction. The Hilton Promenade at Branson Landing, the Hilton Branson Convention Center and The Branson Hotel are a few that are popular, and they're just 0.7 miles (1.1 kilometer), 0.6 miles (1.0 kilometer) and 0.7 miles (1.1 kilometer) away, respectively.
If you're planning to travel on a shoestring, you will be pleased to know that there are a couple surprisingly cheap hotels a short walk away. These include the Landmark Inn and the Homestead Motel, which are 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers) and 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, respectively.
There are a few first-rate establishments within easy commuting distance, perfect if you’re feeling a little indulgent. Suites and rooms at the Chateau On The Lake Resort Spa and Convention Center and Lodges at Timber Ridge By Welk Resorts won't disappoint.
When you're finished at Lake Taneycomo, take a leisurely stroll to Sweet Bay Coffee Co. for a bite to eat, a good cup of coffee or a cold drink. Another celebrated local establishment is Spork Express Mobile Eatery, which features a broad range of meals and a convenient location. After the sun has gone down, you can make your way down the road to The Paddlewheel for a quiet drink.