15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Grand Teton National Park
Drive:  5​h 45​min
Dinosaur
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
Rocky Mountain National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
Badlands National Park
— 2 nights
+4
taxi + bus + taxi + Fly + Drive:  8​h 30​min
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Grand Teton National Park
— 4 nights
Grand Teton National Park

2
days
Dinosaur

Dinosaur ©
The Town of Dinosaur is a Statutory Town located in Moffat County, Colorado, United States. On the 3rd (Mon), explore the ancient world of Dinosaur National Monument, then get a new perspective on nature at Dinosaur Quarry Visitor Center, and then explore the striking landscape of Dinosaur National Monument visitor center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Josie Morris Cabin and then trek along Harper's Corner.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Dinosaur holiday builder site .

Grand Teton National Park to Dinosaur is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. In September, daily temperatures in Dinosaur can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Dinosaur

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Dinosaur National Monument visitor center
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Dinosaur Quarry Visitor Center ©
Dinosaur Quarry Visitor Center
Josie Morris Cabin ©
Josie Morris Cabin

2
days
Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
On the 5th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Emerald Lake Trail, then take some stellar pictures from Farview Curve Overlook, and then take a memorable drive along Trail Ridge Road. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire all the interesting features of Glacier Creek Stables, admire the sheer force of Alberta Falls, and then explore the activities along Bear Lake.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Rocky Mountain National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Dinosaur to Rocky Mountain National Park takes 6.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Badlands National Park.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature
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Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Bear Lake ©
Bear Lake
Alberta Falls ©
Alberta Falls

2
days
Badlands National Park

Badlands National Park ©
Although Badlands National Park's name might not be the most inviting, its landscape of pinnacles, eroded buttes, spires, and an expansive, pristine mixed-grass prairie remain enticing.
On the 7th (Fri), browse the different shops at Wall Drug Store, then explore the striking landscape at Badlands Wall, and then take a memorable drive along Loop Road. Keep things going the next day: trek along Fossil Exhibit Trail and then look for all kinds of wild species at Roberts Prairie Dog Town.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Badlands National Park online vacation builder .

You can drive from Rocky Mountain National Park to Badlands National Park in 7.5 hours. Another option is to fly. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park to Badlands National Park due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Badlands National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails

Side Trip

Wall Drug
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Roberts Prairie Dog Town ©
Roberts Prairie Dog Town
Wall Drug ©
Wall Drug

4
days
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, trails, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, explore and take pictures at Artist Point, enjoy breathtaking views from Observation Point Trail, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary builder tool .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Badlands National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake

5
days
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.
Step out of Grand Teton National Park with an excursion to Yellowstone Bear World in Rexburg--about 1h 40 min away. Spend the 13th (Thu) surrounded by wildlife at Grand Teton. And it doesn't end there: explore and take pictures at 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, contemplate the long history of Mormon Row Historic District, take in the dramatic natural features at Inspiration Point, and explore the activities along Jenny Lake.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Teton National Park road trip app .

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Yellowstone Bear World, Jenny Lake
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Signal Mountain Summit Road ©
Signal Mountain Summit Road

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