6 days in Philadelphia & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

6 days in Philadelphia & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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6 days in Philadelphia & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
1
Philadelphia
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  10​h
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  10​h
End: Philadelphia

1
night
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 19th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at Rodin Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, then take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, and finally get lost in a book at Rosenbach Museum and Library. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at National Constitution Center, ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, examine the collection at Benjamin Franklin Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and finally appreciate the history behind Liberty Bell Center.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Philadelphia day trip planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Philadelphia. In April in Philadelphia, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 45°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Historic Sites
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Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary

2
nights
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.
On the 21st (Sun), contemplate the long history of Fort Yellowstone Historic District, then get great views at Lookout Point, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Grand Teton.

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You can do a combination of train, flight, and car from Philadelphia to Yellowstone National Park in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Philadelphia in April, expect Yellowstone National Park to be cooler, temps between 42°F and 17°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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