10 days in Denver & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

10 days in Denver & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States visit planner

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Denver
— 2 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
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Denver

— 2 nights

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.
On the 8th (Thu), shop like a local with 16th Street Mall, then cast your line with a fishing tour, and then savor the flavors at Laws Whiskey House.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Denver route planning website.

Cedar Rapids to Denver is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cedar Rapids to Denver due to the time zone difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 52°F. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Fri) before leaving for Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Denver

Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Yellowstone National Park

— 6 nights

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.
Get in touch with nature at Old Faithful and Grand Prismatic Spring. Next up on the itinerary: take in the natural beauty of Midway Geyser Basin, take in the dramatic scenery at Mystic Falls Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Aurum Geyser, and cruise along Grand Loop Road.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

You can fly from Denver to Yellowstone National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Denver in September, things will get little chillier in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 60°F and lows about 33°F. On the 15th (Thu), you're off to home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails