7 days in Houston & Wyoming Itinerary

7 days in Houston & Wyoming Itinerary

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Start: Houston
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Houston
— 1 day
Fly:  6 h
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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Cody
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h
End: Houston

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Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): engage your brain at Cockrell Butterfly Center, thenget curious at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, and then have some family-friendly fun at Escape Hunt.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Houston trip planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Houston. In July, plan for daily highs up to 95°F, and evening lows to 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Houston

Childrens Museums Museums Parks
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The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
The Houston Museum of Natural Science
Escape Hunt ©
Escape Hunt
Cockrell Butterfly Center ©
Cockrell Butterfly Center

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
On the 13th (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grand Teton, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cascade Canyon Trail, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Group.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park travel planning site.

Fly from Houston to Grand Teton National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Houston in July, plan for little chillier days in Grand Teton National Park, with highs around 79°F, while nights are cooler with lows around 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Cathedral Group ©
Cathedral Group

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Loop Road. Bring the kids along to Old Faithful and Firehole Canyon Drive. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at S Rim Trail, hike along Artist Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Observation Point Trail, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Geyser.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park online travel planner.

You can drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in July, expect Yellowstone National Park to be slightly colder, temps between 73°F and 39°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Cody.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

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

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Heart Mountain Interpretive Center and then take an in-depth tour of Buffalo Bill Center of the West.

To find maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Cody trip app.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Cody by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, expect Cody to be a bit warmer, temps between 83°F and 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cody

Museums

Side Trip

Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
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Buffalo Bill Center of the West ©
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center ©
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center

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