10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Kalispell
Drive:  4​h 15​min
1
Great Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Bozeman
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Virginia City
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
5
Nevada City
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Deer Lodge
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
7
Philipsburg
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
End: Kalispell

1
night
Great Falls

Great Falls ©
Great Falls is a city in and the county seat of Cascade County, Montana, United States. On the 14th (Fri), see the interesting displays at C.M. Russell Museum and then steep yourself in history at First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center, then immerse yourself in nature at Giant Springs State Park, and then trek along River's Edge Trail.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Great Falls travel itinerary planner.

Kalispell to Great Falls is an approximately 4-hour car ride. June in Great Falls sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 47°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in Great Falls

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park
Highlights from your plan
C.M. Russell Museum ©
C.M. Russell Museum
Giant Springs State Park ©
Giant Springs State Park
River's Edge Trail ©
River's Edge Trail

2
nights
Bozeman

Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): see what you can catch with a fishing tour, then get engrossed in the history at American Computer Museum, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Middle Cottonwood Trailhead. On the 17th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Montana Grizzly Encounter, get to know the fascinating history of Downtown Bozeman, and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bozeman visit planner.

Drive from Great Falls to Bozeman in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Bozeman can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Bozeman

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
American Computer Museum ©
American Computer Museum
Downtown Bozeman ©
Downtown Bozeman

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): explore and take pictures at S Rim Trail, appreciate the extensive heritage of Uncle Tom's Trail, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Dragon's Mouth Springs. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape at Artists’ Paintpots, explore the striking landscape at Gibbon Falls, then take in the natural beauty of Midway Geyser Basin, then take in the dramatic natural features at Biscuit Basin, and finally take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by car from Bozeman to Yellowstone National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. Traveling from Bozeman in June, expect Yellowstone National Park to be slightly colder, temps between 66°F and 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Virginia City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
S Rim Trail ©
S Rim Trail
Midway Geyser Basin ©
Midway Geyser Basin
Biscuit Basin ©
Biscuit Basin

1
night
Virginia City

Virginia City ©
Virginia City is a town in and the county seat of Madison County, Montana, United States. On the 20th (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Wade Lake, then get to know the fascinating history of Virginia City National Historic Landmark, and then take an in-depth tour of J.Spencer Watkins Memorial Museum.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Virginia City online vacation builder .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Yellowstone National Park to Virginia City. In June, Virginia City is a bit warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 76°F and lows of 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Nevada City.

Things to do in Virginia City

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Wade Lake
Highlights from your plan
Wade Lake ©
Wade Lake

1
night
Nevada City

Nevada City
On the 21st (Fri), admire all the interesting features of Red Rock Mine & Garnet Gallery and then see a world frozen in time at Nevada City Ghost Town.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Nevada City trip builder website .

Nevada City is very close to Virginia City. In June, daytime highs in Nevada City are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Deer Lodge.

Things to do in Nevada City

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Red Rock Mine & Garnet Gallery

1
night
Deer Lodge

Deer Lodge ©
Deer Lodge is a city in and the county seat of Powell County, Montana, United States. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Grant-Kohrs Ranch, then examine the collection at Powell County Museum & Arts Foundation, then see the interesting displays at Yesterday's Playthings, and finally see the interesting displays at Old Montana Prison Complex.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Deer Lodge tour planner.

You can drive from Nevada City to Deer Lodge in 2 hours. In June in Deer Lodge, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 42°F at night. On the 22nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Philipsburg.

Things to do in Deer Lodge

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Grant-Kohrs Ranch ©
Grant-Kohrs Ranch
Old Montana Prison Complex ©
Old Montana Prison Complex
Powell County Museum & Arts Foundation ©

1
night
Philipsburg

Philipsburg ©
Philipsburg is a town in and the county seat of Granite County, Montana, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Philipsburg Brewing Company, stop by The Sweet Palace, take an in-depth tour of Granite County Museum, then admire all the interesting features of Gem Mountain Sapphire Mine, and finally mingle with the ghosts of the past at Granite Ghost Town State Park.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Philipsburg route planner.

You can drive from Deer Lodge to Philipsburg in 1.5 hours. June in Philipsburg sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 42°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Philipsburg

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Granite County Museum ©
Granite County Museum
Granite Ghost Town State Park ©
Granite Ghost Town State Park
Gem Mountain Sapphire Mine ©
Gem Mountain Sapphire Mine

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