5 days in Yellowstone National Park, Seattle & Taos Itinerary

5 days in Yellowstone National Park, Seattle & Taos Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
2
Seattle
— 1 night
3
Taos
— 1 night

S M T W T F S
14
15
16
17
18
19
20

1
night
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip builder app.

New York City to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. When traveling from New York City in July, plan for little chillier days and much colder nights in Yellowstone National Park: temperatures range from 73°F by day to 39°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
©
Hot Spring
Old Faithful
4.5

1
night
Seattle

Seattle ©

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): make a trip to Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, don't miss a visit to Space Needle, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally browse the fresh offerings at Pike Place Market.

Planning Seattle trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Seattle, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Taos.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Space Needle
4.3
©
Must see
Pike Place Market
4.3

1
night
Taos

Taos ©
Many residents have shunned fast-paced city living for Taos's laid-back vibe and blend of Spanish, Native American, and Anglo cultures.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): snap pictures at Rio Grande Gorge Bridge, then pause for some photo ops at Rio Grande del Norte National Monument, and then identify plant and animal life at Wild Rivers Recreation Area.

To find ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Taos online sightseeing planner.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Seattle to Taos in 8.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Seattle to Taos. Traveling from Seattle in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Taos, with lows around 52°F. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Taos

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping · Museums
Highlights from your trip

Similar trips

6 days in Seattle BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 6 days in Seattle BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Seattle BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 7 days in Seattle BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Seattle BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 8 days in Seattle & Oregon Coast BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Seattle BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Yellowstone National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Seattle BY A USER FROM BRAZIL September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, extra slow, hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Extra slow 9 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 7 days in Seattle BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more trips