15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Boise
— 1 night
2
Jackson Hole
— 2 nights
3
West Yellowstone
— 1 night
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
5
Cody
— 2 nights
6
Rapid City
— 1 night
7
Medora
— 1 night
8
Fargo
— 1 night
9
Glacier National Park
— 2 nights

1
night
Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Boise River Greenbelt.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Boise trip maker website.

San Francisco to Boise is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. In September, daily temperatures in Boise can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Boise

Wineries · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Caldwell
Highlights from your plan
Williamson Orchard & Vineyard ©
Williamson Orchard & Vineyard
Boise River Greenbelt ©
Boise River Greenbelt
Fujishin Family Cellars ©
Fujishin Family Cellars

2
nights
Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grand Teton. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of the Transfiguration, explore and take pictures at 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, and then trek along Menor's Ferry Historical Trail.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Jackson Hole road trip site.

Traveling by flight from Boise to Jackson Hole takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and car. Traveling from Boise in September, expect Jackson Hole to be little chillier, temps between 68°F and 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Chapel of the Transfiguration ©
Chapel of the Transfiguration

1
night
West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): cast your line with a fishing tour, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of the Yellowstone, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the West Yellowstone trip maker app.

Drive from Jackson Hole to West Yellowstone in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Jackson Hole in September, expect little chillier with lows of 32°F in West Yellowstone. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Fishing Charters & Tours
Museum of the Yellowstone ©
Museum of the Yellowstone

3
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Old Faithful and Midway Geyser Basin. There's much more to do: take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, tour the pleasant surroundings at Osprey Falls Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Beryl Spring, and explore and take pictures at Firehole Lake Drive.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip website.

Getting from West Yellowstone to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Yellowstone National Park can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 33°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Cody.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Monument Geyser Basin ©
Monument Geyser Basin

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): examine the collection at Cody Firearms Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Buffalo Bill Center of the West, and then see the interesting displays at Plains Indian Museum. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Heart Mountain Interpretive Center, explore the world behind art at Whitney Western Art Museum, and then learn more about the world around you at Draper Natural History Museum.

To find reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Cody trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Cody in 2.5 hours. In September, Cody is somewhat warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 70°F and lows of 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Rapid City.

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
Cody Firearms Museum ©
Cody Firearms Museum

1
night
Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): do a tasting at Prairie Berry Winery, look for all kinds of wild species at Bear Country USA, then learn about winemaking at Firehouse Wine Cellars, and finally take a stroll through Downtown Rapid City.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Rapid City visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Cody to Rapid City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September in Rapid City, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Medora.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks · Wildlife · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Prairie Berry Winery
Highlights from your plan
Bear Country USA ©
Bear Country USA
Downtown Rapid City ©
Downtown Rapid City
Prairie Berry Winery ©
Prairie Berry Winery

1
night
Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Theodore Roosevelt National Park.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Medora road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Rapid City to Medora takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Rapid City in September, expect Medora to be little chillier, temps between 70°F and 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Fargo.

Things to do in Medora

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Theodore Roosevelt National Park ©
Theodore Roosevelt National Park

1
night
Fargo

Fargo ©
Fargo is the most populous city in the state of North Dakota, accounting for over 15% of the state population. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): contemplate the long history of Bonanzaville and then tee off at Edgewood Golf.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Fargo trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Medora to Fargo takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Medora in September since evenings lows in Fargo dip to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Fargo

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Golf

Side Trip

Bonanzaville
Highlights from your plan
Bonanzaville ©
Bonanzaville

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Virginia Falls, get great views at Jackson Glacier Overlook, then cruise along Going-to-the-Sun Road, and finally appreciate the views at Logan Pass. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at McDonald Creek and then take in the dramatic natural features at Grinnell Glacier.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park holiday builder.

Getting from Fargo to Glacier National Park by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Fargo in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Glacier National Park, with lows of 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

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

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