22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Glacier National Park
— 4 nights
2
Bozeman
— 3 nights
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
4
Jackson Hole
— 4 nights
5
Salt Lake City
— 4 nights

4
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.
On the 22nd (Sat), hike the day away at Highline Trail. There's much more to do: cruise along Going-to-the-Sun Road, trek along Iceberg Lake Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Grinnell Glacier, and identify plant and animal life at Goat Lick Overlook.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Glacier National Park visit planner.

Washington DC to Glacier National Park is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Washington DC to Glacier National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Washington DC in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much colder in Glacier National Park, with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Highline Trail ©
Highline Trail

3
nights
Bozeman

Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bozeman: Gardiner (Horseback Riding Tours & River Rafting & Tubing) and Big Sky (Lone Peak & Ousel Falls Trail). There's lots more to do: see the sky in a new way at Museum of the Rockies, grab your bike and head to Middle Cottonwood Trailhead, see the interesting displays at American Computer & Robotics Museum, and stop by The Last Wind-Up.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Bozeman journey planner.

Traveling by car from Glacier National Park to Bozeman takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bozeman can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Bozeman

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Gardiner, Big Sky
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Horseback Riding Tours
Museum of the Rockies ©
Museum of the Rockies
American Computer & Robotics Museum ©
American Computer & Robotics Museum

6
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 historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, explore the activities along Firehole River, witness a stunning natural landmark at Midway Geyser Basin, and look for all kinds of wild species at Hayden Valley.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Drive from Bozeman to Yellowstone National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. Traveling from Bozeman in August, things will get a bit cooler in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley

4
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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Jackson Hole side-trips: Grand Teton National Park (Grand Teton, Lake Solitude, &more). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at National Museum of Wildlife Art, make a trip to Town Square, and do a tasting at Jackson Hole Winery.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Jackson Hole trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole takes 2.5 hours. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Jackson Hole, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art

4
nights
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Salt Lake City: Timpanogos Cave National Monument (in American Fork), Park City (Deer Valley Resort, Guardsman Pass Scenic Backway, &more) and Lehi Roller Mills (in Lehi). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, take in breathtaking views at Big Cottonwood Canyon, take in the exciting artwork at Art at the Main Gallery, and get a sense of history and politics at Utah State Capitol.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Salt Lake City online route planner.

Traveling by flight from Jackson Hole to Salt Lake City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Jackson Hole in September, things will get a bit warmer in Salt Lake City: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Park City, Timpanogos Cave National Monument, Lehi Roller Mills
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Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon
Utah State Capitol ©
Utah State Capitol

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