7 days in Montana Itinerary

7 days in Montana Itinerary

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7 days in Montana Itinerary

Start: Tokyo
Fly + Drive:  21​h 15​min
1
Bozeman
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
West Yellowstone
— 2 nights
+2
shuttle + Fly + train:  21​h
End: Tokyo

3
nights
Bozeman

Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fishing Charters & Tours and Palisade Falls. Step out of the city life by going to Missouri Headwaters State Park and Ousel Falls Trail. Change things up with these side-trips from Bozeman: Lone Peak (in Big Sky) and Horseback Riding Tours (in Gardiner). The adventure continues: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bozeman Spirits Distillery.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Bozeman travel route app .

Tokyo, Japan to Bozeman is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Tokyo to Bozeman is minus 16 hours. Traveling from Tokyo in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much colder in Bozeman, with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Bozeman

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Big Sky, Horseback Riding Tours, Missouri Headwaters State Park
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Horseback Riding Tours
Fishing Charters & Tours
Missouri Headwaters State Park ©
Missouri Headwaters State Park

2
nights
West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): explore the activities along Earthquake Lake, then have some family-friendly fun at Madison Avenue Old Time Photos, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Yellowstone Historic Center, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the West Yellowstone day trip website .

You can drive from Bozeman to West Yellowstone in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Bozeman in July; daily highs in West Yellowstone reach 29°C and lows reach 4°C. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Earthquake Lake ©
Earthquake Lake
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Yellowstone Historic Center ©
Yellowstone Historic Center

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