6 days in Montana Itinerary

6 days in Montana Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Montana trip itinerary planner

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Make it your trip
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Bozeman
— 2 nights
Drive
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Whitefish
— 3 nights
Fly

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Bozeman

— 2 nights
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Your day by day itinerary now includes Palisade Falls as well as Lava Lake Trail. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Downtown Bozeman and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bozeman Spirits Distillery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Thu): admire the sheer force of Palisade Falls, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Soldiers Chapel, and then hike along Lava Lake Trail.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Bozeman online day trip planner.

Nashville to Bozeman is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Nashville in September, you will find days in Bozeman are slightly colder (72°F), and nights are cooler (41°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can drive to Whitefish.

Things to do in Bozeman

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Whitefish

— 3 nights
Whitefish is a city in Flathead County, Montana, United States. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Hockaday Museum of Art, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Great Northern Brewing Company, then take in the exciting artwork at Sunti World Art Gallery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at First Presbyterian Church.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Whitefish holiday planner.

You can drive from Bozeman to Whitefish in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly; or do a combination of car and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Whitefish can reach 56°F, while at night they dip to 31°F. On the 5th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Whitefish

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Montana travel guide

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River Rafting & Tubing · Bodies of Water · Nature & Parks
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.