5 days in Montana Itinerary

5 days in Montana Itinerary

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Drive
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Billings
— 1 night
Drive
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Helena
— 1 night
Drive
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Polaris
— 1 night
Drive to Bert Mooney Airport, Fly to Winnipeg / James Armstrong Richardson International Airport

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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. For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Billings sightseeing app.

Winnipeg, Canada to Billings is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Winnipeg to Billings. Traveling from Winnipeg in August, expect nights in Billings to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 34°C. You will leave for Helena on the 8th (Thu).

Things to do in Billings

Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors

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Helena

Helena is the capital city of the U.S. Your day by day itinerary now includes Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park as well as Spokane Bar Sapphire Mine & Gold Fever Rock Shop. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: go deep underground at Spokane Bar Sapphire Mine & Gold Fever Rock Shop.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Helena holiday site.

Traveling by car from Billings to Helena takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Helena can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Polaris.

Things to do in Helena

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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Polaris

You've now added Crystal Park to your itinerary. On the 9th (Fri), witness a stunning natural landmark at Elkhorn Hot Springs.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Polaris trip planner.

Traveling by car from Helena to Polaris takes 3 hours. Traveling from Helena in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Polaris, with lows of 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Polaris

Parks · Nature

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.