Pack those bags, fuel up, and check out these must-see attractions!

By Southern Living Editors
June 05, 2018

There's no American adventure quite like an exciting road trip down good ole' Route 66! Pack those bags, fuel up, and check out these must-see attractions! Take a break from driving and visit the Wigwam Village #6 in Holbrook, Arizona for an overnight stay in these Native American-style huts. Each wigwam features a full bathroom, cable TV, and heat and air conditioning - all for as low as $69 a night.

Trek through the Stanton, Missouri's stunning Meramec Caverns where infamous outlaw Jesse James once sought refuge. Guided tours will take you a mile and a quarter for just $21.75. Movie lovers can catch a flick in the fresh Missouri air at the 66 Drive-In Theater, and you don't even have to leave your car! Soak up the nostalgia, along with a good film, for as low as eight bucks a ticket.

Aspiring astronomers should take a rest stop at the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona. This active research center is where Pluto was first discovered and offers activities for the whole family. Take a journey to the stars for just $15. Step back in time to the Old West at California's Calico Ghost Town. Admission to the park is only $8 and you can take a ghost tour through the Maggie Mine for just $12. No matter where this old road takes you, you're destined for a lifetime of memories!