11 days in Thermopolis & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

11 days in Thermopolis & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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Thermopolis
— 7 nights
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights

7
nights
Thermopolis

Thermopolis ©
Thermopolis is the largest town in, and the county seat of Hot Springs County, Wyoming, United States. Bring the kids along to Wyoming Dinosaur Center and Wind River Canyon. Get out of town with these interesting Thermopolis side-trips: Boysen State Park (in Shoshoni), Medicine Lodge State Archaeological Site (in Hyattville) and Shell Falls (in Sheridan). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Gooseberry Badlands Scenic Overlook & Trail, cool off at The Star Plunge, mingle with the ghosts of the past at Kirwin Ghost Town, and take in the dramatic natural features at Devil's Kitchen.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Thermopolis sightseeing planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Thermopolis. In June, daily temperatures in Thermopolis can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Thermopolis

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

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The Star Plunge ©
The Star Plunge
Hot Springs State Park ©
Hot Springs State Park
Wyoming Dinosaur Center ©
Wyoming Dinosaur Center

3
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and then take in breathtaking views at S Rim Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Mon): take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Artists’ Paintpots.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park tour itinerary tool.

You can drive from Thermopolis to Yellowstone National Park in 4 hours. Traveling from Thermopolis in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Yellowstone National Park, with lows of 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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