10 days in Yellowstone National Park & Glacier National Park Itinerary

10 days in Yellowstone National Park & Glacier National Park Itinerary

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10 days in Yellowstone National Park & Glacier National Park Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly + Drive:  10​h 15​min
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + taxi:  7​h 45​min
2
Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Boston

5
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.
Spend the 30th (Fri) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. The adventure continues: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake, take in the natural beauty of Black Sand Basin, and explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park planner .

Boston to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and car; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Boston to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Boston in August, plan for slightly colder days in Yellowstone National Park, with highs around 70°F, while nights are much colder with lows around 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Glacier 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
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

3
nights
Glacier National Park

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.
Spend the 4th (Wed) exploring nature at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park. And it doesn't end there: cruise along Going-to-the-Sun Road, take in the dramatic scenery at Virginia Falls, explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier, and admire the verdant scenery at Logan Pass.

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You can do a combination of car, flight, and taxi from Yellowstone National Park to Glacier National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, with highs in Glacier National Park at 70°F and lows at 40°F. On the 6th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road

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