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

By Southern Living Editors
June 05, 2018
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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!