17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Denver
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Cheyenne
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Estes Park
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Moab
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
5
Cody
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
Jackson Hole
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
8
Idaho Falls
— 1 day
Fly:  20​h 15​min
End: Amsterdam

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night
Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Denver trip itinerary planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Denver is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Denver. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Amsterdam in May since evenings lows in Denver dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Cheyenne.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dinosaur Ridge
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Dinosaur Ridge ©
Dinosaur Ridge

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Cheyenne

Cheyenne ©
Cheyenne is the capital and most populous city of the US state of Wyoming and the county seat of Laramie County. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Wyoming State Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum, then examine the collection at Cheyenne Depot Museum, and finally browse the collection at Laramie County Public Library.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Cheyenne trip generator.

You can drive from Denver to Cheyenne in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can drive to Estes Park.

Things to do in Cheyenne

Museums Childrens Museums
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Wyoming State Museum ©
Wyoming State Museum
Cheyenne Depot Museum ©
Cheyenne Depot Museum

1
night
Estes Park

Estes Park
More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Estes Park travel planner.

You can drive from Cheyenne to Estes Park in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of shuttle and taxi. Traveling from Cheyenne in May, you will find days in Estes Park are somewhat warmer (24°C), and nights are about the same (6°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Moab.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors Parks Tours

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nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Get in touch with nature at Balloon Rides and Off-Road & ATV Trails. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at River Rafting & Tubing and Mesa Arch. Step out of Moab to go to Canyonlands National Park and see Island in the Sky, which is approximately 56 minutes away. The adventure continues: push the limits with an extreme tour and take a memorable drive along Potash Road.

For ratings and other tourist information, use the Moab vacation trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi, bus, and flight from Estes Park to Moab takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, train, taxi, and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Estes Park in May, with highs in Moab at 30°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Cody.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Canyonlands National Park
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Mesa Arch ©
Mesa Arch
Off-Road & ATV Trails
River Rafting & Tubing

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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 29th (Tue): stop by Wayne's Boot Shop and then steep yourself in history at Old Trail Town.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Cody travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Moab to Cody takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Moab in May, expect Cody to be little chillier, temps between 19°C and 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Cody

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Cody Dug Up Gun Museum ©
Cody Dug Up Gun Museum
Cody Firearms Museum ©
Cody Firearms Museum
Draper Natural History Museum ©
Draper Natural History Museum

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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 off the beaten path and head to Uncle Tom's Trail and Midway Geyser Basin. Step out of the city life by going to West Thumb Geyser Basin and Grand Prismatic Spring. And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, hike along Artist Point, take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, and take a memorable drive along Lamar Valley.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park sightseeing planner.

Getting from Cody to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Cody in May: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 13°C and lows are around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin
Midway Geyser Basin ©
Midway Geyser Basin

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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.
On the 4th (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grand Teton. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Jenny Lake and then identify plant and animal life at Laurance Rockefeller Preserve.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Jackson Hole trip builder.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Jackson Hole: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Idaho Falls.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Grand Teton
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve ©
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve
Jenny Lake ©
Jenny Lake

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Idaho Falls

Idaho Falls ©
Idaho Falls is a city in and the county seat of Bonneville County, Idaho, United States, and is the largest city in Eastern Idaho. On the 6th (Wed), admire the sheer force of Selway Falls and then get engrossed in the history at Museum of Idaho.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Idaho Falls itinerary builder.

Drive from Jackson Hole to Idaho Falls in 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Jackson Hole in June since evenings lows in Idaho Falls dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Idaho Falls

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Selway Falls Campground
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Idaho ©
Museum of Idaho

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