The foliage could be the most beautiful thing about autumn season. It makes the months of September, October and November a great time to spend a vacation. It's the time of the year when nature displays its dazzling beauty by the changing colors of the trees preparing to shed their leaves. From summery green, the leaves of the trees that bound the Live Entertainment Capital of the World change into dazzling hues of yellow, orange and gold making the Ozark Mountains a blanket of vibrant colors. But the foliage is not the only reason why fall in Branson is a busy season. There are a great number of things that you could enjoy in the Las Vegas of the Midwest during the equinox, read on to discover 5 of these awesome vacation ideas you can experience during your stay in Branson.
The Ozark Mountains burst into kaleidoscope of colors during the autumn. Given the chance would you like to see the flamboyant colors of the trees from the windows of a Train? The name tells it all at the Branson Scenic Railway as the train will take you to a ride among the most scenic views of the mountainsides, glades and balds that makes the Ozark Mountains vivid display of colors. You could enjoy listening to the history of the town while enjoying the view of the trees from the windows.
Fall in Branson is also a great time to cruise the lakes. The best option you have is Lake Taneycomo since it's named by CNN Travel as one of the 8 spectacular fall foliage cruises in the United States. You can go aboard a traditional paddleboat called the Lake Queen or opt for the 100 ft yacht that is the Landing Princess. You can relish the gorgeous colors of nature from the deck of the paddleboat or you may enjoy your lunch or dinner while you revel at the beautiful sight of the shoreline from the windows of a classy yacht. You may have cruise the lake before but there's nothing like coasting the crystal blue waters during fall in Branson.
A hike during a sunny summer day offers a great time to enjoy the green outdoors. But this outdoor activity can also be done during the fall when the hiking trails around the Ozarks provide a fascinating backdrop for a family who's eager to take a photo while wearing comfy hiking boots. The long journey along the rugged or paved terrain would be worth every effort since the captivating surroundings will ease all the fatigue you can get from all the walking.
The Live Entertainment Capital of the World boasts over a hundred live shows in more than 50 theaters. Any time of the year, a live show is sure to amuse you. This fall in Branson, why don't you indulge your eagerness to watch theatrics by watching autumn shows? You can travel back in time to the days when country music sooths ears by watching the 70's Music Celebration starring Barry Williams, 80's Ladies Show, Abba Music: Thank You for the Music or A Neil Diamond Tribute.
Fall is also a time for harvest, but did you know that in Branson, The National Harvest Festival isn't the only festival celebrated in commemoration for the beauty of nature and the blessings it bestows? The Autumn Daze Craft and War Eagle Fall Fair are also celebrated which are festivities that give chance to talented craftsmen and women to showcase their unique skills.
Clearly, nature and fun is what fall in Branson is all about. It is the perfect place to spend the season dedicated to the transition of summer into fall where the Ozark Mountains explodes into enticing colors but still offers the best in both outdoor and indoor activities.
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