17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Lake Charles
Drive:  29​h
1
Jackson Hole
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
West Yellowstone
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 30​min
4
Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  12​h 45​min
5
Boise
— 1 day
Drive:  10​h
6
Moab
— 2 nights
Drive:  16​h 15​min
7
Medora
— Few hours
Drive:  29​h
End: Lake Charles

1
night
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 13th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Transfiguration, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at String Lake, and then make a trip to Oxbow Bend. On your second day here, take in the awesome beauty at Grand Targhee Ski Resort.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Jackson Hole trip itinerary planner.

Lake Charles to Jackson Hole is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Lake Charles to Jackson Hole, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lake Charles in June, expect nights in Jackson Hole to be colder, around 39°F, while days are slightly colder, around 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

String Lake, Grand Targhee Ski Resort, Chapel of the Transfiguration
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Oxbow Bend ©
Oxbow Bend
Grand Targhee Ski Resort ©
Grand Targhee Ski Resort
Chapel of the Transfiguration ©
Chapel of the Transfiguration

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Uncle Tom's Trail and Artists’ Paintpots. Escape the urban bustle at Mud Volcano and Artist Point. There's lots more to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, stop by Fishing Bridge General Store, explore the striking landscape at Gibbon Falls, and take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary maker website .

Getting from Jackson Hole to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 2 hours. In June, Yellowstone National Park is little chillier than Jackson Hole - with highs of 66°F and lows of 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Uncle Tom's Trail ©
Uncle Tom's Trail
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mud Volcano ©
Mud Volcano

1
night
West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): explore the activities along Earthquake Lake and then contemplate the waterfront views at Hebgen Lake.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the West Yellowstone online travel planner .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to West Yellowstone by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. June in West Yellowstone sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 35°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Earthquake Lake ©
Earthquake Lake

3
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.
Get in touch with nature at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park and Highline Trail. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Grinnell Glacier and Jackson Glacier Overlook. There's more to do: admire the sheer force of Virginia Falls and take a memorable drive along Going-to-the-Sun Road.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Glacier National Park trip itinerary website .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from West Yellowstone to Glacier National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle, flight, and taxi. Traveling from West Yellowstone in June, things will get a bit warmer in Glacier National Park: highs are around 75°F and lows about 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Boise.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Jackson Glacier Overlook ©
Jackson Glacier Overlook

1
day
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 22nd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. John's Cathedral, then view the masterpieces at Boise Art Glass, and then stroll through Boise River Greenbelt.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Boise road trip planning tool .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Glacier National Park to Boise in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, car, and bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Glacier National Park in June, with highs in Boise at 85°F and lows at 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Moab.

Things to do in Boise

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Boise Art Glass ©
Boise Art Glass

2
nights
Moab

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
You'll explore and learn at Tom Till Gallery and RedRock Astronomy. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Park Avenue Trail and Castle Valley. There's much more to do: grab your bike and head to Slickrock Bike Trail, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and take in the dramatic natural features at Gemini Bridges.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Moab route planner.

You can fly from Boise to Moab in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. Traveling from Boise in June, you will find days in Moab are a bit warmer (95°F), and nights are about the same (61°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Medora.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Park Avenue Trail
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Castle Valley ©
Castle Valley
Slickrock Bike Trail ©
Slickrock Bike Trail

few
hours
Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of South Unit.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Medora holiday site .

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and taxi from Moab to Medora takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. In June, Medora is slightly colder than Moab - with highs of 76°F and lows of 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Medora

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

South Unit
Highlights from your plan
South Unit ©
South Unit

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