16 days in Wyoming Itinerary

16 days in Wyoming Itinerary

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Laramie
— 1 night
2
Devils Tower
— 1 night
3
Cody
— 2 nights
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
5
Jackson Hole
— 2 nights
6
Alta
— 4 nights

1
night
Laramie

Laramie ©
Laramie is a city and the county seat of Albany County, Wyoming, United States. Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Ames Monument.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Laramie trip itinerary planner.

Newark to Laramie is an approximately 8-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Newark to Laramie due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Newark in May, plan for slightly colder days in Laramie, with highs around °F, while nights are colder with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Devils Tower.

Things to do in Laramie

Scenic Drive Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Centennial, Ames Monument
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Country Junction ©
Country Junction
Ames Monument ©
Ames Monument

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night
Devils Tower

Devils Tower ©
A trip to Devils Tower proves equally suitable for adrenaline addicts and nature enthusiasts on the lookout for unique geological formations.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Hulett Museum, thentake in the pleasant sights at Tower Trail, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Devils Tower National Monument.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Devils Tower trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Laramie to Devils Tower by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Devils Tower when traveling from Laramie in May, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Cody.

Things to do in Devils Tower

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Hulett Museum
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Devils Tower National Monument ©
Devils Tower National Monument

2
nights
Cody

Cody ©
A genuine cowboy city, Cody is famous for its nightly rodeos and its proximity to the protected wilderness areas of the world's first national park, now designated as one of the country's World Heritage Sites.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Heart Mountain Interpretive Center, thenlook for gifts at Cowtown Candy Company, thensee the interesting displays at Buffalo Bill Center of the West, and finally see the interesting displays at Cody Firearms Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sat): get your game on at Cody Firearms Experience, LLC, examine the collection at Cody Dug Up Gun Museum, and then explore and take pictures at Chief Joseph Hwy.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Cody road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Devils Tower to Cody in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. May in Cody sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Cody

Museums Scenic Drive Outdoors

Side Trips

Chief Joseph Hwy, Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
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Heart Mountain Interpretive Center ©
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
Buffalo Bill Center of the West ©
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Cody Firearms Experience, LLC ©
Cody Firearms Experience, LLC

5
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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, explore the striking landscape of Yellowstone National Park, and contemplate the waterfront views at Shoshone Lake.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Cody to Yellowstone National Park takes 2.5 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Cody in May: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive 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
Mammoth Hot Springs ©
Mammoth Hot Springs

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): get a taste of the local shopping with Thal Glass Studio, admire the masterpieces at National Museum of Wildlife Art, thendon't miss a visit to Town Square, thentrek along Taggart Lake, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier View Turnout. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Hidden Falls, take in breathtaking views at Death Canyon, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Transfiguration.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Jackson Hole tour planning tool.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in May, expect Jackson Hole to be a bit warmer, temps between °F and °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Alta.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
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Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake
National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art
Death Canyon ©
Death Canyon

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Alta

Alta ©
Alta is a census-designated place (CDP) in Teton County, Wyoming, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Alta side-trips: Grand Teton National Park (42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, Grand Teton, &more) and Moose (Snake River Overlook & Chapel of the Sacred Heart).

Plan trip to Alta with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Jackson Hole to Alta in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. You will leave for home on the 20th (Wed).

Things to do in Alta

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Leigh Lake ©
Leigh Lake
Cascade Canyon ©
Cascade Canyon

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