There are so many attractions, events, and entertainment opportunities in Branson, MO. A visit to the area, even for several weeks, is likely not long enough to see, do, and experience all that the area has to offer. Branson is a great place for sightseeing and with such abundant, natural beauty, you’ll be glad to spend the better part of a day, or even a weekend, sightseeing in one of Missouri’s most beautiful spots.


Branson Scenic Railway

The Branson Scenic Railway takes riders on a 2-hour long sightseeing trip aboard the Ozark Zephyr. Made up of stylish vintage cars, passengers can enjoy the views of beautiful Branson below from over 120 feet up in the air. This tour is a fantastic way to enjoy the outdoors from high up, while seeing the forests below from unique angles. Inside the vintage cars aboard the Ozark Zephyr is a 360-degree view of bridges, forests, rivers, towns and so much more. This scenic ride is 40 miles roundtrip and includes historical information during the tour.


Lake Taneycomo

You can’t visit the Branson area without stopping by Lake Taneycomo. This Branson lake includes lots of Branson lake activities such as kayaking, canoeing, and of course trout fishing. While sightseeing around the lake and enjoying all the nearby wildlife, be sure to stop by Scotty’s Trout Deck Marina, located near Branson Landing, where you can rent a personal pontoon boat for a day of fun out on the lake. A local guide is available for hire to show guests all the best Branson lake activities, such as spots for fishing and hiking near and on the lake.


Ride the Ducks” Lake Tour

The “Ride the Ducks” Lake Tour, or the Branson Landing tour, provides tourists with the perfect way to experience the town with an entertaining tour. Lasting about an hour and 15 minutes, the “Ride the Ducks” tour is suitable for all ages, is handicap accessible, and allows guests to videotape all the attractions they’re sure to see on this unique sightseeing tour. The ducks are built to resemble the WWII DUKW and use a marine design for ultimate safety. Essentially, the ducks are trucks enclosed in a water-tight shell, which make it possible for them to travel on land and water. Enjoy stops such as Branson Landing, Table Rock Lake, the Ozarks, Baird Mountain, Branson Entertainment District, Table Rock Dam, and so much more. Each captain has a Captain’s License from the United States Coast Guard to ensure safety of all the guests aboard this fantastic guided tour.