17 days in Colorado, Utah & Wyoming Itinerary

17 days in Colorado, Utah & Wyoming Itinerary

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17 days in Colorado, Utah & Wyoming Itinerary

Start: Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman
+2
Fly + foot + shuttle:  11​h 30​min
1
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Glenwood Springs
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman

2
nights
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
On the 18th (Tue), get your game on at Battlefield Colorado, then get in on the family fun at North Pole - Santa's Workshop, and then explore the striking landscape at Garden of the Gods.

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Seven Mile Beach, Cayman Islands to Colorado Springs is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Seven Mile Beach to Colorado Springs due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Seven Mile Beach in September, plan for little chillier days and much colder nights in Colorado Springs: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Fun & Games Theme Parks

Side Trip

North Pole - Santa's Workshop
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Battlefield Colorado ©
Battlefield Colorado

3
nights
Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs ©
Glenwood Springs occupies a scenic location at the junction of the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork River, halfway between Vail and Aspen along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains.
Step out of the city life by going to Hanging Lake Trail and Blue Sky Adventures. And it doesn't end there: test the waters at a local thermal spa, appreciate the history behind Doc Holliday's Grave, and explore the activities along Hanging Lake.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Glenwood Springs trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Glenwood Springs takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or fly. Traveling from Colorado Springs in September, expect Glenwood Springs to be slightly colder, temps between 18°C and 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Outdoors Parks Spas
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Hanging Lake Trail ©
Hanging Lake Trail
Thermal Spas
Blue Sky Adventures ©
Blue Sky Adventures

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Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): hike along Angel's Landing. On the next day, trek along The Narrows.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Zion National Park travel website .

Getting from Glenwood Springs to Zion National Park by combination of bus, flight, and taxi takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and car; or drive. Traveling from Glenwood Springs in September, you will find days in Zion National Park are warmer (34°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Trails Parks
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing
Zion Shuttle ©
Zion Shuttle

6
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Mount Washburn and Lamar Valley. When in Yellowstone National Park, make a side trip to see Pahaska Tepee in Cody, approximately 1h 05 min away. The adventure continues: take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, hike along Artist Point, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park day trip planning website .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Zion National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Zion National Park in September, expect nights in Yellowstone National Park to be a bit cooler, around 0°C, while days are cooler, around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Pahaska Tepee
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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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.
On the 1st (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Grand Teton. Keep things going the next day: admire the verdant scenery at Leigh Lake, then take in the awesome beauty at Oxbow Bend Turnout, Grand Teton National Park, and then take a memorable drive along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Grand Teton National Park trip builder tool .

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Leigh Lake ©
Leigh Lake

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