16 days in Wyoming Itinerary

16 days in Wyoming Itinerary

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16 days in Wyoming Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
1
Thermopolis
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Cody
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Grand Teton National Park
— 4 nights
Fly:  10​h
End: Boston

2
nights
Thermopolis

Thermopolis ©
Thermopolis is the largest town in, and the county seat of Hot Springs County, Wyoming, United States. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sat): laugh and play at The Star Plunge and then take in the natural beauty of Hot Springs State Park.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Thermopolis road trip planning site .

Boston to Thermopolis is an approximately 10-hour combination of bus, flight, and taxi. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Boston to Thermopolis. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Boston in June; daily highs in Thermopolis reach 67°F and lows reach 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car to Cody.

Things to do in Thermopolis

Nature Parks Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Hot Springs State Park ©
Hot Springs State Park
Wyoming Dinosaur Center ©
Wyoming Dinosaur Center
Legend Rock Petroglyph Site ©
Legend Rock Petroglyph Site

5
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.
Cody Dug Up Gun Museum and Heart Mountain Interpretive Center are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visiting Teton National Forest and Photography Tours will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Cody Firearms Research, make a trip to Pahaska Tepee, get engrossed in the history at Museum of the Plains Indian, and stop by Wayne's Boot Shop.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Cody trip itinerary website .

You can drive from Thermopolis to Cody in 2.5 hours. While traveling from Thermopolis, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Cody, ranging from highs of 73°F to lows of 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Cody

Museums Parks Tours

Side Trip

Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
Highlights from your plan
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center ©
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
Photography Tours
Cody Firearms Museum ©
Cody Firearms Museum

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at S Rim Trail and Uncle Tom's Trail. Explore hidden gems such as Upper Falls and Firehole Canyon Drive. And it doesn't end there: get impressive views of Mud Volcano, witness a stunning natural landmark at Midway Geyser Basin, contemplate the waterfront views at Dragon's Mouth Springs, and take in the dramatic scenery at Mystic Falls Trail.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Cody to Yellowstone National Park takes 2.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Cody in June, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 66°F and lows at 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Biscuit Basin ©
Biscuit Basin
Firehole Canyon Drive ©
Firehole Canyon Drive
West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin

4
nights
Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Get in touch with nature at Oxbow Bend and Inspiration Point. Get some historical perspective at Mormon Row Historic District and Chapel of the Transfiguration. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Jenny Lake, explore the stunning scenery at Cascade Canyon, trek along Jenny Lake Trail, and take a memorable drive along Signal Mountain Summit Road.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park trip builder .

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Jackson Hole
Highlights from your plan
Chapel of the Transfiguration ©
Chapel of the Transfiguration
Jenny Lake Trail ©
Jenny Lake Trail
Oxbow Bend ©
Oxbow Bend

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