The holidays are around the corner. You might be busy planning your holiday itinerary wherein you will be booking your entire family for a trip to a majestic place. For that, you will find the ideal spot in Branson, Missouri. This small town is famed for its vast amount of options when it comes to holiday attractions making it ideal for a long vacation or a quick weekend getaway. During Christmas, Branson is home to several holiday attractions that both kids and adults alike will relish in.

The Dixie Stampede is a famous Christmas or holiday attraction in Branson. It usually unveils at the first week of December and is open until December 31st. At this festival, you will enjoy a full array of holiday activities including an enchanting live nativity, angels ascending from the sky, the Three Kings show and parade, and playful elves showcase. You will also enjoy a four-course meal during the shows. It is a dazzling parade of lights, snow, evergreens, Christmas costumes and your favorite classic holiday tunes. What more can you ask for in your Branson Christmas holiday?

The Trail of Lights is another attraction in Branson for the holidays. Just like the Dixie Stampede, it starts during the first week of December and will become available until the last week of the month, giving you and your family plenty of time to catch it while in Branson. In this attraction, you will be taking a ride of the lighted trail that will be cruising along 160-acre homestead. Aside from the exciting ride in itself, the structures are beautifully designed to catch your gaze along the ride. There are also different themes used depending on which area you visit, but you can expect for it to be a worthy addition to your itinerary during your holiday stay in Branson.

If you want to go sight-seeing at Branson during Christmas time, you need to book the Ride the Ducks Branson tour. The ride becomes so much better during the holidays! As you wade through the streets, you will be greeted with twinkling lights and holiday decors! It is also a great and convenient way to experience the sights of Branson in one tour.

Of course, a trip to the Silver Dollar City isn’t to be missed when you visit Branson. But for the holidays, the experience becomes even more memorable as the attraction is transformed into a Christmas wonderland. There are over four million lights that adorn the entire theme park during Christmas season. Whether you are taking the rides or just looking around the park, there is something to bedazzle you.

If you want to avoid the hustle and bustle of the city, you can always go for a hiking or camping trip at the Ozark Mountains. It is also a great opportunity to catch a bird’s eye perspective of the entire Branson from the famous mountain range. It lets you be in commune with nature while still joining in the festive holiday celebration. If you are not too adventurous, then you can find several lodging options located close to the Ozark Mountains. Hence, you can wake up to a stunning view of the mountains and have easy access to the heart of the festivities. In addition, some of the shopping districts in Branson offer major holiday deals, so the holidays are a good time to indulge in some retail therapy!

If you haven’t decided where you are going to spend your holidays in yet, you should seriously consider Branson in Missouri. It is well loved by US and foreign tourists alike for its unique charm and allure. There is a whole world of attractions waiting for you to create the perfect holiday getaway!


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