15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Rapid City
— 3 nights
2
Billings
— 1 night
3
Glacier National Park
— 2 nights
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
5
Jackson Hole
— 3 nights

3
nights
Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
You've added Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Roberts Prairie Dog Town, Devils Tower National Monument, and other attractions to your itinerary. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Bear Country USA and visit Downtown Rapid City.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Rapid City day trip planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Rapid City. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in June, and nighttime lows around 57°F. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Billings.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Badlands National Park, Roberts Prairie Dog Town, Devils Tower National Monument, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Devils Tower National Monument ©
Devils Tower National Monument
Bear Country USA ©
Bear Country USA

1
night
Billings

Billings ©
Billings is the largest city in the state of Montana, and is the principal city of the Billings Metropolitan Area with a population of 166,855.Billings is located in the south-eastern portion of the state and is the seat of Yellowstone County, which had a 2015 population of 157,048. Little Bighorn Battlefield has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Sacrifice Cliff.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Billings trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Rapid City to Billings in 6 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in June, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Billings

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Pompeys Pillar National Monument, Little Bighorn Battlefield
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Little Bighorn Battlefield ©
Little Bighorn Battlefield
Pompeys Pillar National Monument ©
Pompeys Pillar National Monument
Pictograph Cave State Park ©
Pictograph Cave State Park

2
nights
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Swiftcurrent Falls, trek along Iceberg Lake Trail, and then cruise along Going-to-the-Sun Road. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Trail of the Cedars, explore the activities along Lake McDonald, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Avalanche Lake.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Glacier National Park trip itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from Billings to Glacier National Park in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Billings in June; daily highs in Glacier National Park reach 75°F and lows reach 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Avalanche Lake ©
Avalanche Lake

4
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Yellowstone Wilderness Outfitters. And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of West Thumb Geyser Basin, trek along Observation Point Trail, and get outside with Morning Glory Pool.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Glacier National Park in June, things will get little chillier in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 66°F and lows about 34°F. On the 27th (Sun), you'll travel to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

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

3
nights
Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
On the 28th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Grand Teton. Keep things going the next day: get a new perspective on things with Barker-Ewing Whitewater, then see the interesting displays at National Museum of Wildlife Art, then don't miss a visit to Town Square, and finally get interesting insight from Ana's Grand Excursions.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Jackson Hole tour itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June, expect nights in Jackson Hole to be about the same, around 39°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 72°F.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Wildlife · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Grand Teton
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Barker-Ewing Whitewater ©
Barker-Ewing Whitewater
National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art

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