9 days in Wyoming, Denver & Irving Itinerary

9 days in Wyoming, Denver & Irving Itinerary

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Drive
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Alta
— 1 day
Drive
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Jackson Hole
— 1 night
Drive
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Fly
4
Denver
— 3 nights
Fly to Dallas Fort Worth International Airport, Drive to Irving
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Irving
— 1 night
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Alta

Alta is a census-designated place (CDP) in Teton County, Wyoming, United States. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Grand Targhee Ski Resort.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Alta online trip maker.

Dallas to Alta is an approximately 21-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Dallas to Alta due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dallas in December, expect Alta to be much colder, temps between 30°F and 9°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to drive to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Alta

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Nature
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 25:
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1
night
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 26th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at National Museum of Wildlife Art, don't miss a visit to Town Square, and then take an exotic tour of Scenic Safaris.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Jackson Hole day trip site.

Traveling by car from Alta to Jackson Hole takes 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 26°F, and evening lows to 7°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Find places to stay Dec 25 — 26:
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Scenic Safaris ©
Must see
Scenic Safaris
4.4
Town Square ©
Landmark
Town Square
4.6

2
nights
Yellowstone National Park

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
On the 27th (Sun), take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin, then take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, and then explore the striking landscape at Biscuit Basin. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Lehardy's Rapids, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Elephant Back Mountain, and then head outdoors with Bridge Bay Marina.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Getting from Jackson Hole to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 23°F, and evening lows to 3°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 28:
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Old Faithful ©
Must see
Old Faithful
4.5
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Hot Spring
Upper Geyser Basin
4.9

3
nights
Denver

Mile-High City

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Get out of town with these interesting Denver side-trips: Estes Park (Estes Park Guided Tours & Off-Road Tours) and Colorado Springs (Garden of the Gods & Cheyenne Mountain Zoo). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens, get to know the resident critters at Denver Zoo, explore the world behind art at Denver Art Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Trinity United Methodist Church.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Denver sightseeing planning website.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Denver in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in December, with highs in Denver at 43°F and lows at 19°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Irving.

Things to do in Denver

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 28 — 31:
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Denver Art Museum ©
Art Museum
Denver Art Museum
4.5

1
night
Irving

Irving is a principal city in Dallas County in the U.S. On the 1st (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cistercian Abbey, then pause for some photo ops at Mustangs of Las Colinas, then tee off at Four Seasons Resort and Club at Colinas, and finally contemplate the long history of Top O'Hill Terrace.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Irving travel itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Denver to Irving. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Denver to Irving. When traveling from Denver in December, plan for a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Irving: temperatures range from 59°F by day to 41°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Irving

Historic Sites · Golf · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 1:
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