10 days in Baton Rouge, Branson & Wyoming Itinerary

10 days in Baton Rouge, Branson & Wyoming Itinerary

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Start: Lafayette
Drive:  1 h
1
Baton Rouge
— 1 day
Fly:  6 h 30 min
2
Branson
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
3
Cody
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Lafayette

1
day
Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge ©
Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. On the 10th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at USS Kidd, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Mike the Tiger's Habitat, and then have fun and explore at Knock Knock Children's Museum.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Baton Rouge day trip website.

Lafayette to Baton Rouge is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Baton Rouge are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Branson.

Things to do in Baton Rouge

Museums Childrens Museums Wildlife
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Knock Knock Children's Museum ©
Knock Knock Children's Museum
Mike the Tiger's Habitat ©
Mike the Tiger's Habitat
USS Kidd ©
USS Kidd

2
nights
Branson

Branson ©
Nestled in Missouri's beautiful Ozark Mountains lies one of the country's most attractive vacation towns for year-round family entertainment.
On the 11th (Fri), make a splash at Silver Dollar City. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at Arcade City, find something for the whole family at The Mirror Maize, thenget in on the family fun at Runaway Mountain Coaster, and finally identify plant and animal life at Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Branson tour itinerary maker site.

Fly from Baton Rouge to Branson in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, Branson is little chillier than Baton Rouge - with highs of 82°F and lows of 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cody.

Things to do in Branson

Theme Parks Wildlife Parks
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Silver Dollar City ©
Silver Dollar City
Runaway Mountain Coaster ©
Runaway Mountain Coaster
Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery ©
Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Heart Mountain Interpretive Center, thenlearn more about the world around you at Draper Natural History Museum, and then get engrossed in the history at Buffalo Bill Center of the West.

To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Cody trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Branson to Cody in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Branson in September; daily highs in Cody reach 70°F and lows reach 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

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
Draper Natural History Museum ©
Draper Natural History Museum

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Grand Geyser and Porcelain Basin. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, don't miss a visit to Artist Point, and get great views at Lookout Point.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Cody to Yellowstone National Park takes 2.5 hours. In September, Yellowstone National Park is a bit cooler than Cody - with highs of 60°F and lows of 33°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can go by car 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 Geyser ©
Grand Geyser
Porcelain Basin ©
Porcelain Basin

2
nights
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 18th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Grand Teton. Keep things going the next day: admire all the interesting features of 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive and then explore and take pictures at Teton Park Road.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Grand Teton National Park visit planner.

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, you will find days in Grand Teton National Park are somewhat warmer (68°F), and nights are about the same (38°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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