19 days in Wyoming & Idaho Itinerary

19 days in Wyoming & Idaho Itinerary

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19 days in Wyoming & Idaho Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Alta
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Cody
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Boise
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
5
Jackson Hole
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
6
Casper
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
Cheyenne
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
8
Beulah
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: New York City


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1
night
Alta

Alta ©
Alta is a census-designated place (CDP) in Teton County, Wyoming, United States. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Grand Teton Distillery.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Alta trip itinerary planning website .

New York City to Alta is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from New York City to Alta, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, Alta is slightly colder than New York City - with highs of 61°F and lows of 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Alta

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Grand Teton, Grand Teton Distillery
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Grand Teton Distillery ©
Grand Teton Distillery

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.
You've added Old West Dinner Cookout, Calcite Springs Lookout, Lamar Valley, and other attractions to your itinerary. Your inner history buff will appreciate Beaver Ponds Loop Trail and S Rim Trail. Take a break from the city and head to Grand Prismatic Spring and Old Faithful. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, get to know the fascinating history of Uncle Tom's Trail, and take in the awesome beauty at Old Gardiner Road.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park travel route planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Alta to Yellowstone National Park. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Alta in May, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 53°F and lows at 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Cody.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

1
night
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 8th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Heart Mountain Interpretive Center, then see the interesting displays at Cody Firearms Museum, and then get engrossed in the history at Buffalo Bill Center of the West.

To find ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Cody vacation planner.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Cody in 2.5 hours. In May, Cody is somewhat warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 62°F and lows of 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Boise.

Things to do in Cody

Museums

Side Trip

Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
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Buffalo Bill Center of the West ©
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center ©
Cody Firearms Museum ©
Cody Firearms Museum

2
nights
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 9th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Episcopal Cathedral, relax in the rural setting at Williamson Orchard & Vineyard, then do a tasting at Fujishin Family Cellars, and finally learn about winemaking at Telaya Wine Co..

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Boise online vacation builder .

Traveling by flight from Cody to Boise takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Cody in May: high temperatures in Boise hover around 73°F and lows are around 48°F. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Boise

Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Caldwell, Telaya Wine Co.
Highlights from your plan
Fujishin Family Cellars ©
Fujishin Family Cellars
Telaya Wine Co. ©
Telaya Wine Co.
St. Michael's Episcopal Cathedral ©
St. Michael's Episcopal Cathedral

3
nights
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 10th (Fri): snap pictures at Snake River Bridge. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Laurance Rockefeller Preserve, admire the masterpieces at National Museum of Wildlife Art, and then take in the exciting artwork at Hines Goldsmiths.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Jackson Hole trip itinerary planning app .

Getting from Boise to Jackson Hole by combination of flight and taxi takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. In May, Jackson Hole is a bit cooler than Boise - with highs of 60°F and lows of 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Moose, Hidden Falls
Highlights from your plan
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve ©
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve
National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art
Chapel of the Transfiguration ©
Chapel of the Transfiguration

3
nights
Casper

Casper ©
Casper is a city in and the county seat of Natrona County, Wyoming, United States. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at National Historic Trails Interpretive Center, get engrossed in the history at The Bishop House, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Ayres Natural Bridge.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Casper route builder .

Traveling by car from Jackson Hole to Casper takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In May, daily temperatures in Casper can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Cheyenne.

Things to do in Casper

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Backwards Distilling Company, Ayres Natural Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Tate Geological Museum ©
Tate Geological Museum
Fort Caspar Museum and Historic Site ©

3
nights
Cheyenne

Cheyenne is the capital and most populous city of the US state of Wyoming and the county seat of Laramie County. On the 16th (Thu), get lost in a book at Laramie County Public Library and then pause for some photo ops at Cheyenne Big Boots. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Historic Governors' Mansion and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Cheyenne trip planner .

You can drive from Casper to Cheyenne in 3 hours. May in Cheyenne sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 39°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Cheyenne

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Fort Collins, Cache La Poudre Wilderness
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
New Belgium Brewing ©
New Belgium Brewing
Historic Governors' Mansion ©
Historic Governors' Mansion

2
nights
Beulah

Beulah ©
You've now added Northeast Wyoming Welcome Center to your itinerary.

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You can drive from Cheyenne to Beulah in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Cheyenne to Beulah. In May, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Beulah

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Savoy
Highlights from your plan
Vore Buffalo Jump ©
Vore Buffalo Jump
Northeast Wyoming Welcome Center ©
Northeast Wyoming Welcome Center

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