8 days in Yosemite National Park & Glacier National Park Itinerary

8 days in Yosemite National Park & Glacier National Park Itinerary

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8 days in Yosemite National Park & Glacier National Park Itinerary

Orlando
Fly + bus + taxi:  15​h 15​min
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
+3
taxi + bus + Fly + taxi:  12​h 15​min
Glacier National Park
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  10​h 15​min
Orlando

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Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, make a trip to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, explore the striking landscape of Bridalveil Fall, and explore the activities along Mirror Lake/Meadow Trail.

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Orlando to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight, bus, and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Orlando to Yosemite National Park. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Orlando in May: high temperatures in Yosemite National Park hover around 65°F and lows are around 34°F. You will leave for Glacier National Park on the 25th (Fri).

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
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El Capitan

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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 26th (Sat), admire all the interesting features of Going-to-the-Sun Road and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

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Traveling by combination of taxi, bus, and flight from Yosemite National Park to Glacier National Park takes 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Glacier National Park due to the time zone difference. In May, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 37°F. On the 27th (Sun), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

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River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing

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