35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip itinerary builder

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Denver
— 3 nights
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Jackson Hole
— 2 nights
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Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
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Billings
— 3 nights
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Bozeman
— 3 nights
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Helena
— 3 nights
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Missoula
— 3 nights
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Glacier National Park
— 4 nights
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Kalispell
— 3 nights
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Denver
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Denver

— 3 nights

Mile-High City

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.
On the 29th (Wed), grab your bike and head to Cherry Creek Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Clyfford Still Museum, examine the collection at Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art, then see the interesting displays at National Ballpark Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at MCA Denver.

For maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Denver trip planner.

London, UK to Denver is an approximately 13-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from London to Denver. While traveling from London, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Denver, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Jackson Hole

— 2 nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): get a taste of the local shopping with Thal Glass Studio and then head outdoors with Bridger Gondola. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a dose of the wild on Ana's Grand Excursions, then view the masterpieces at Made, then make a trip to Wild By Nature Gallery, and finally take in the exciting artwork at The Brookover Gallery.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Jackson Hole itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Denver to Jackson Hole takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Denver in July: high temperatures in Jackson Hole hover around 30°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Outdoors · Shopping · Museums · Wildlife

Grand Teton National Park

— 2 nights

Mountains of the Imagination

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 5th (Tue), admire all the interesting features of 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, trek along Menor's Ferry Historical Trail, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Sacred Heart, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Elk Ranch Flats Turnout, Grand Teton National Park, and finally go for a walk through Potholes Turnout. Here are some ideas for day two: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Group, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of the Transfiguration, then look for all kinds of wild species at Blacktail Ponds Overlook, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier View Turnout, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Teton Point Turnout.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Teton National Park tour itinerary tool.

Drive from Jackson Hole to Grand Teton National Park in an hour. July in Grand Teton National Park sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 7°C at night. On the 7th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails

Yellowstone National Park

— 4 nights

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

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 West Thumb Geyser Basin and Steamboat Geyser. Bring the kids along to Old Faithful and Artists Paintpots. There's much more to do: take in the natural beauty of Aurum Geyser, hike along Monument Geyser Basin, stroll through Observation Point Trail, and take a memorable drive along Grand Loop Road.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in July: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 26°C and lows are around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Billings.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Billings

— 3 nights
Billings is the largest city in the state of Montana, and is the principal city of the Billings Metropolitan Area with a population of 166,855.Billings is located in the south-eastern portion of the state and is the seat of Yellowstone County, which had a 2015 population of 157,048. Explore hidden gems such as Horseback Riding Tours and Pictograph Cave State Park. Family-friendly places like Western Heritage Center and Toucan Gallery will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Four Dances Recreation Area, admire the masterpieces at Yellowstone County Museum, steep yourself in history at Yellowstone Kelly Interpretative Site, and explore the striking landscape at Sacrifice Cliff.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Billings trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Billings takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, expect nights in Billings to be warmer, around 18°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 37°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in Billings

Museums · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Bozeman

— 3 nights
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Kids will appreciate attractions like Fishing Charters & Tours and Gallatin History Museum. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Gallatin Canyon and Gallatin River. Take a break from Bozeman with a short trip to Yellowstone Gateway Museum in Livingston, about 32 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Glen Lake Rotary Park - Bozeman Beach (formerly East Gallatin Recreation Area) and pick up a one of a kind souvenir at The Last Wind-Up.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Bozeman day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Billings to Bozeman takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Billings in July, Bozeman is slightly colder at night with lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Helena.

Things to do in Bozeman

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Helena

— 3 nights
Helena is the capital city of the U.S. You'll explore and learn at Archie Bray Foundation and Holter Museum of Art. Popular historic sites such as Cathedral of St. Helena and Original Governor's Mansion are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: immerse yourself in nature at Spring Meadow Lake State Park, stop by The Parrot Confectionery, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Ten Mile Creek Brewery, and cast your line with Montana Fishing Outfitters.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Helena travel planner.

You can drive from Bozeman to Helena in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Helena when traveling from Bozeman in July, with lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can go by car to Missoula.

Things to do in Helena

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Missoula

— 3 nights
Missoula is a city in the U.S. Aerial Fire Depot and Smokejumper Center and Children's Museum Missoula are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step off the beaten path and head to Boone and Crockett Club and Montana Natural History Center. And it doesn't end there: learn more about the world around you at Missoula Insectarium, examine the collection at Museum of Mountain Flying, walk around Silver Park, and let the kids burn off some steam at McCormick Park.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Missoula attractions planning app.

You can drive from Helena to Missoula in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Missoula sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Missoula

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Trails

Glacier National Park

— 4 nights

Crown of the Continent

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Iceberg Lake Trail and McDonald Creek. Get outdoors at Virginia Falls and Fishercap Lake. There's still lots to do: take a memorable drive along Going-to-the-Sun Road, get great views at Jackson Glacier Overlook, stroll through Cracker Lake Hike, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden Wall.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Glacier National Park trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Missoula to Glacier National Park in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and car. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Kalispell.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Kalispell

— 3 nights
Kalispell is a city in, and the county seat of Flathead County, Montana, United States. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): examine the collection at Northwest Montana History Museum, explore the galleries of Conrad Mansion, and then explore the activities along Thompson Chain of Lakes. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at The Whitefish Trail, then grab your bike and head to Whitefish River Trail, then take in the exciting artwork at Sunti World Art Gallery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of First Presbyterian Church.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kalispell tour itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Glacier National Park to Kalispell. July in Kalispell sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Kalispell

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trip

Denver

— 2 nights

Mile-High City

Step out of the city life by going to Dinosaur Ridge and Parasailing & Paragliding. Get some cultural insight at History Colorado Center and Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art. Explore Denver further: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, see the interesting displays at Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum, and have fun and explore at Children's Museum of Denver.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Denver tour builder website.

Explore your travel options from Kalispell to Denver with the Route module. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Denver when traveling from Kalispell in July, with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

Montana travel guide

4.8
River Rafting & Tubing · Bodies of Water · Wildlife Areas
The Crown of the Continent
With a population of only one million, Montana remains an untouched natural paradise of snowcapped peaks, expansive forests, and alpine lakes, dotted with Old West ghost towns, Indian reservations, and progressive urban communities. Appreciate the state's unique charm and beauty with a trip to Glacier National Park, where you can come face-to-face with Montana wildlife among its high peaks. Head to the state's largest cities, Billings and Missoula, for an array of historical attractions and cultural sightseeing.