5 days in United States Itinerary

5 days in United States Itinerary

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5 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Pittsburgh
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
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Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
2
Pocatello
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h
3
Coeur d'Alene
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
4
Glacier National Park
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Pittsburgh

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Geyser, then take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Gibbon Falls.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip maker site .

Pittsburgh to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Pittsburgh to Yellowstone National Park is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Pittsburgh in September, plan for a bit cooler days and colder nights in Yellowstone National Park: temperatures range from 60°F by day to 33°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Pocatello.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Gibbon Falls ©
Gibbon Falls

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Pocatello

Pocatello ©
Pocatello is the county seat and largest city of Bannock County, with a small portion on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation in neighboring Power County, in the southeastern part of the U.S. On the 2nd (Wed), take an in-depth tour of Shoshone-Bannock Tribal Museum, then see the interesting displays at Bannock County Historical Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Museum of Clean.

To find out how to plan a trip to Pocatello, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Pocatello in 4 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October; daily highs in Pocatello reach 64°F and lows reach 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Coeur d'Alene.

Things to do in Pocatello

Museums
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Museum of Clean ©
Museum of Clean
Bannock County Historical Museum ©
Bannock County Historical Museum
Shoshone-Bannock Tribal Museum ©
Shoshone-Bannock Tribal Museum

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Coeur d'Alene

Coeur d'Alene ©
Coeur d'Alene is the largest city and county seat of Kootenai County, Idaho, United States. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): play a few rounds at Circling Raven Golf Club, look for gifts at KnitKnit, and then play a few rounds at Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Coeur d'Alene road trip planning app .

Drive from Pocatello to Coeur d'Alene in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Pocatello to Coeur d'Alene, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Pocatello, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Coeur d'Alene, ranging from highs of 58°F to lows of 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Coeur d'Alene

Golf Outdoors Shopping

Side Trip

Circling Raven Golf Club
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Circling Raven Golf Club ©
Circling Raven Golf Club
Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course ©
KnitKnit ©
KnitKnit

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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 4th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at McDonald Creek.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Glacier National Park trip builder site .

You can drive from Coeur d'Alene to Glacier National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Coeur d'Alene in October since evenings lows in Glacier National Park dip to 31°F. On the 4th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature
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McDonald Creek ©
McDonald Creek

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