6 days in Montana Itinerary

6 days in Montana Itinerary

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6 days in Montana Itinerary

Start: Nashville
Fly + taxi:  9​h 15​min
1
Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Great Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Bozeman
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Nashville

3
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park and Highline Trail. There's much more to do: take a memorable drive along Going-to-the-Sun Road, stroll through Grinnell Glacier, appreciate the views at Logan Pass, and hike along Iceberg Lake Trail.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Glacier National Park trip itinerary maker app .

Nashville to Glacier National Park is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Nashville in October, you will find days in Glacier National Park are little chillier (56°F), and nights are colder (31°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Great Falls.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier

1
night
Great Falls

Great Falls ©
Great Falls is a city in and the county seat of Cascade County, Montana, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): get engrossed in the history at The History Museum, listen to music at Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center, then examine the collection at C.M. Russell Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Ann Cathedral.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Great Falls trip planner .

Getting from Glacier National Park to Great Falls by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Great Falls can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in Great Falls

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
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Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center ©
C.M. Russell Museum ©
C.M. Russell Museum
St. Ann Cathedral ©
St. Ann Cathedral

1
night
Bozeman

Bozeman ©
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): get a new perspective on nature at Museum of the Rockies.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Bozeman trip builder app .

Getting from Great Falls to Bozeman by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and bus. Traveling from Great Falls in November, Bozeman is slightly colder at night with lows of 18°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bozeman

Museums Childrens Museums
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Museum of the Rockies ©
Museum of the Rockies

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