The Trail of Lights is beautifully located along West Hwy 76, the path where the Shepherd of the Hills lies, in in Branson Missouri. The Trails of Lights in Branson is a drive-thru animation display of dazzling lights and Christmas trees that will take you to the very heart of Christmas. The Trail of Lights tour will take you through the 160-acre historic Shepherd of the Hills Homestead, and will carry you down the famous "Trail That Nobody Knows How Old" into a fantastic Christmas wonderland. In the Trail of Lights, you will pass a variety of different lands, displaying their own theme, from fantasy to religious to patriotic.
This Trail of Lights tour lasts approximately 1 to one and a half hours. The tour is handicap accessible and appropriate for all ages. Cameras and video cameras are permitted, so don't forget to bring it with you to so you don’t miss photo opportunities. Ticket prices for the tour is $11.31 for ages 17 and up and $5.66 for ages 4 to 16, free for children under 3 years old. Take advantage of this interesting tour that will take you through the trees and hills at your own pace. Make this tour a wonderful family getaway as you bond over the engaging sights and sounds of the holidays.
Once the tour starts, you will see the three-dimensional characters (in life-size and some larger than life) have their own housing so anyone can peek to see what's happening inside. Holiday music is played in each scene, and visitors may find themselves singing along. The Victorian Christmas displays add more fun and excitement. There are millions of multi-colored Christmas lights displayed in the trail and hundreds of gorgeous lighting displays as well as animated images. Your ticket to this journey includes a trip to Inspiration Tower where you can get the chance to ride glass elevators to the height of 230 feet for a fantastic Santa's view of the inspiring dazzling lights seen from above.
During the tour, you can enjoy terrific holiday shopping, delicious goodies too such as hot chocolate, and celebrate Christmas with a hearty and hot Chuckwagon Cowboy supper. As Cowboy Christmas is celebrated, you can join along and share with music, humor, holiday stories and a special moment of reflection with Christmas spirit. This Christmas-themed event at the Shepherd of the Hills Homestead will surely impress you as you gaze at the glorious animated creations and millions of Christmas lights on display. Trail of Lights is created with patriotic and holiday-themed scenes and accompanied by delightful songs.
This coming holiday season, be sure to add The Trail of Lights to your itinerary so you can have the opportunity to witness the true meaning of Christmas as you take the tour at the Shepherd of the Hills Complex in Branson. You can be sure to enjoy a great holiday tradition. So hurry now and book your tickets for the Trail of Lights as part of your holiday itinerary as it is sure to become a wonderful Christmas for your family.
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