4 days in Montana Itinerary

4 days in Montana Itinerary

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Billings
— 1 day
Drive
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West Yellowstone
— 1 night
Drive
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Bozeman
— 2 nights
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Billings

— 1 day
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. On the 18th (Fri), take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback and then test your team's savvy at The Grand Escape Room.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Billings travel planner.

Miami to Billings is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Miami to Billings. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Miami in December, with highs in Billings at 33°F and lows at 17°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to go by car to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Billings

Outdoors · Tours · Fun & Games

West Yellowstone

— 1 night
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
On the 19th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Back Country Snowmobile Adventures, then look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, and then get in on the family fun at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our West Yellowstone vacation builder app.

Traveling by car from Billings to West Yellowstone takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Billings in December; daily highs in West Yellowstone reach 21°F and lows reach -1°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Wildlife

Bozeman

— 2 nights
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): look and learn at Museum of the Rockies and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bozeman Spirits Distillery.

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Traveling by car from West Yellowstone to Bozeman takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from West Yellowstone in December; daily highs in Bozeman reach 30°F and lows reach 8°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bozeman

Childrens Museums · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Montana travel guide

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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.