4 days in Montana Itinerary

4 days in Montana Itinerary

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4 days in Montana Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
West Yellowstone
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Missoula
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Glacier National Park
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: London

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West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the West Yellowstone online road trip planner .

London, UK to West Yellowstone is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from London to West Yellowstone, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from London in August since evenings lows in West Yellowstone dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Missoula.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks Wildlife
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Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center

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Missoula

Missoula ©
Missoula is a city in the U.S. On the 24th (Sat), examine the collection at Aerial Fire Depot and Smokejumper Center, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Francis Xavier Church, and then find something for the whole family at A Carousel for Missoula.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Missoula trip planner.

Drive from West Yellowstone to Missoula in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from West Yellowstone in August, things will get a bit warmer in Missoula: highs are around 35°C and lows about 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Missoula

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites
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A Carousel for Missoula ©
A Carousel for Missoula
St. Francis Xavier Church ©
St. Francis Xavier Church

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier, then cruise along Going-to-the-Sun Road, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Virginia Falls.

Make your Glacier National Park itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Missoula to Glacier National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. In August in Glacier National Park, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Outdoors Parks Nature
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Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls

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