11 days in Montana Itinerary

11 days in Montana Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Montana trip maker

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Glacier National Park
— 4 nights
2
West Yellowstone
— 2 nights
3
Bozeman
— 3 nights

S M T W T F S
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21

4
nights
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©

Crown of the Continent

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.
Glacier National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire all the interesting features of Going-to-the-Sun Road, take in the dramatic scenery at Virginia Falls, explore the striking landscape of Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, and admire the verdant scenery at Logan Pass.

For maps and tourist information, use the Glacier National Park trip maker app.

New York City to Glacier National Park is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Glacier National Park is minus 2 hours. While traveling from New York City, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Glacier National Park, ranging from highs of 70°F to lows of 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls

2
nights
West Yellowstone

The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Get out of town with these interesting West Yellowstone side-trips: Gardiner (Horseback Riding Tours & Parks' Fly Shop). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, get your game on at Madison Avenue Old Time Photos, cast your line with a fishing tour, and contemplate the waterfront views at Earthquake Lake.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the West Yellowstone journey builder.

Getting from Glacier National Park to West Yellowstone by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Glacier National Park in September, expect West Yellowstone to be little chillier, temps between 64°F and 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Horseback Riding Tours
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Yellowstone River ©
Yellowstone River

3
nights
Bozeman

Bozeman ©
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Explore Bozeman's surroundings by going to Big Sky (Big Sky Resort & Ousel Falls Trail). Next up on the itinerary: look and learn at Museum of the Rockies, explore the stunning scenery at Gallatin Canyon, get engrossed in the history at American Computer & Robotics Museum, and get to know the fascinating history of Downtown Bozeman.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Bozeman online travel route planner.

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Bozeman in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from West Yellowstone in September, things will get a bit warmer in Bozeman: highs are around 72°F and lows about 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bozeman

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Gallatin Canyon ©
Gallatin Canyon
Museum of the Rockies ©
Museum of the Rockies
Downtown Bozeman ©
Downtown Bozeman

Similar plans

10 days in Montana BY A USER FROM CANADA August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 5 days in Montana BY A USER FROM CANADA August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 8 days in Montana BY A USER FROM CANADA August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Montana BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 14 days in Montana & Yellowstone National Park BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Montana BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 13 days in Montana BY A USER FROM CANADA August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Oregon, Montana & Idaho BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, teens, popular sights Preferences: September, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Steamboat Springs, Montana & Lake Tahoe Area BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, outdoors, relaxing, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 10 days in Montana BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Montana, Yellowstone National Park & Jackson Hole BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, outdoors, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: June, teens, outdoors, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced
See more plans