15 days in Wyoming, Montana & Midwest Itinerary

15 days in Wyoming, Montana & Midwest Itinerary

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Cody
— 1 night
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Bozeman
— 3 nights
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Jackson Hole
— 2 nights
4
Branson
— 1 night
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Saint Louis
— 2 nights
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Chicago
— 3 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): examine the collection at Cody Firearms Museum, get engrossed in the history at Buffalo Bill Center of the West, and then contemplate the long history of Old Trail Town. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Heart Mountain Interpretive Center, then see the interesting displays at Homesteader Museum, then see the interesting displays at Cody Dug Up Gun Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Whitney Western Art Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Cody trip app.

Winnipeg, Canada to Cody is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Winnipeg to Cody is minus 1 hour. In May, daytime highs in Cody are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bozeman.

Things to do in Cody

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Powell
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Cody Firearms Museum ©
Cody Firearms Museum
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center ©
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
Cody Dug Up Gun Museum ©
Cody Dug Up Gun Museum

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Bozeman

Bozeman ©
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Popular historic sites such as Downtown Bozeman and Yellowstone Gateway Museum are in your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like American Computer & Robotics Museum and Madison River Brewing. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bozeman: Gardiner (Yellowstone Gifts & Sweets & Horseback Riding Tours). There's still lots to do: look and learn at Museum of the Rockies and get into the urban bustle at Bozeman Public Library.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bozeman attractions planner.

You can drive from Cody to Bozeman in 4 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Cody in May since evenings lows in Bozeman dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can go by car to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Bozeman

Museums · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gardiner, Yellowstone Gateway Museum, Madison River Brewing
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Museum of the Rockies ©
Museum of the Rockies
American Computer & Robotics Museum ©
American Computer & Robotics Museum
Downtown Bozeman ©
Downtown Bozeman

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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 2nd (Sun): take in the exciting artwork at Mangelsen Images of Nature, shop like a local with The Brookover Gallery, then don't miss a visit to Town Square, then steep yourself in history at Mormon Row Historic District, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Transfiguration. Keep things going the next day: catch a live event at Jackson Hole Rodeo, see the interesting displays at National Museum of Wildlife Art, then get a taste of the local shopping with Rare Jackson Hole Gallery, and finally look for gifts at Hines Goldsmiths.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Jackson Hole trip planner.

Drive from Bozeman to Jackson Hole in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Bozeman in June; daily highs in Jackson Hole reach 26°C and lows reach 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Branson.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
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National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art
Chapel of the Transfiguration ©
Chapel of the Transfiguration
Mormon Row Historic District ©
Mormon Row Historic District

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Branson

Branson ©
Nestled in Missouri's beautiful Ozark Mountains lies one of the country's most attractive vacation towns for year-round family entertainment.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): get great views at 165 Scenic Overlook, then explore the activities along Table Rock Lake, then buy something for everyone on your list at Branson Landing, and finally stop by Dick's Oldtime 5 & 10. On the 5th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Veterans Memorial Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery, and then take a stroll through Historic Downtown Branson.

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Traveling by flight from Jackson Hole to Branson takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. While traveling from Jackson Hole, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Branson, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Branson

Parks · Shopping · Nature

Side Trip

Table Rock Lake
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Veterans Memorial Museum ©
Veterans Memorial Museum
Historic Downtown Branson ©
Historic Downtown Branson
Branson Landing ©
Branson Landing

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Saint Louis Art Museum, stroll around Forest Park, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Charles Historic District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Fri): get curious at Saint Louis Science Center and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Saint Louis day trip site.

Getting from Branson to Saint Louis by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In June in Saint Louis, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks

Side Trip

St. Charles Historic District
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St. Charles Historic District ©
St. Charles Historic District
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis
Saint Louis Art Museum ©
Saint Louis Art Museum

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Head to The Magnificent Mile and Chicago Cultural Centerfor some retail therapy. The Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Science and Industry will appeal to museum buffs. There's lots more to do: catch a live event at Wrigley Field, pause for some photo ops at Cloud Gate, enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and stroll around Millennium Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Chicago holiday maker website.

You can fly from Saint Louis to Chicago in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Saint Louis in June: highs in Chicago hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Horseshoe Hammond
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
Chicago Cultural Center ©
Chicago Cultural Center

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