4 days in Montana Itinerary

4 days in Montana Itinerary

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

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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the West Yellowstone trip planning tool.

Des Moines to West Yellowstone is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Des Moines to West Yellowstone due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Des Moines, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in West Yellowstone, ranging from highs of 50°F to lows of 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Highlights from your trip
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Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing Charters & Tours
4.9

2
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Bozeman

Bozeman ©
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. On the 29th (Thu), see the sky in a new way at Museum of the Rockies, then take an in-depth tour of American Computer & Robotics Museum, and then get into the urban bustle at Bozeman Public Library. On the next day, see exotic creatures in open habitats at Yellowstone Safari Company, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Downtown Bozeman, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at The Last Wind-Up, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Gallatin River.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bozeman trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Bozeman in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of shuttle and bus. Traveling from West Yellowstone in October, you will find days in Bozeman are a bit warmer (59°F), and nights are about the same (30°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to drive to Billings.

Things to do in Bozeman

Museums · Childrens Museums · Shopping · Nature
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Observatory
Museum of the Rockies
4.7
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Historic Walking Area
Downtown Bozeman
4.6

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Billings

Billings ©
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. Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, then see the interesting displays at Moss Mansion, and then test your team's savvy at The Grand Escape Room.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Billings attractions planner.

Getting from Bozeman to Billings by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Billings when traveling from Bozeman in October, with lows around 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Billings

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Fun & Games
Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
Moss Mansion
4.7
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Room Escape Game
The Grand Escape Room
4.8
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Horseback Riding Tour
Horseback Riding Tours
4.8

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