7 days in Montana Itinerary

7 days in Montana Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Montana tour itinerary planner
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Fly
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Bozeman
— 1 night
Drive
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Gardiner
— 1 night
Drive
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West Yellowstone
— 1 night
Drive
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West Glacier
— 2 nights
Drive
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Whitefish
— 1 night
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Bozeman — 1 night

Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. On the 18th (Sat), get outside with Outdoor Activities and then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look and learn at Museum of the Rockies, then take an in-depth tour of American Computer & Robotics Museum, and then soothe aching muscles at Spire Climbing Center.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Bozeman trip planner.

New York City to Bozeman is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Bozeman. Expect much colder evenings in Bozeman when traveling from New York City in June, with lows around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Gardiner.
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Museums · Tours · Outdoors · Childrens Museums
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Gardiner — 1 night

Gardiner serves as the gateway to Yellowstone National Park's northern entrance, marked by an iconic stone arch.
On the 20th (Mon), relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Gardiner trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bozeman to Gardiner takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Bozeman in June, with highs in Gardiner at 69°F and lows at 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to West Yellowstone.
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Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Wildlife

West Yellowstone — 1 night

The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): find something for the whole family at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun and then look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your West Yellowstone trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Gardiner to West Yellowstone in 2 hours. In June in West Yellowstone, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 35°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to West Glacier.
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Theme Parks · Parks · Wildlife

West Glacier — 2 nights

West Glacier is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in eastern Flathead County, Montana, United States. On the 22nd (Wed), trek along Siyeh Pass, trek along Trail of the Cedars, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Iceberg Lake Trail and then explore and take pictures at Going-to-the-Sun Road.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for West Glacier using our trip planner.

Drive from West Yellowstone to West Glacier in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from West Yellowstone in June; daily highs in West Glacier reach 75°F and lows reach 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Whitefish.
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Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Tours
Side Trip

Whitefish — 1 night

Whitefish is a city in Flathead County, Montana, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): cast your line with State of Mind Fishing Charters LLC.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Whitefish travel planner.

Traveling by car from West Glacier to Whitefish takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in June, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors
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River Rafting & Tubing · Bodies of Water · Wildlife Areas
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.
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