7 days in Yellowstone National Park & Council Bluffs Itinerary

7 days in Yellowstone National Park & Council Bluffs Itinerary

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Yellowstone National Park
— Few hours
2
Council Bluffs
— 6 nights

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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.
For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park tour site.

Omaha to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Omaha to Yellowstone National Park. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Omaha in September: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around °F and lows are around °F. You'll set off for Council Bluffs on the 7th (Mon).

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

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Council Bluffs

Council Bluffs ©
Council Bluffs is a city in and the county seat of Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Museum of Danish America (in Elk Horn), Sioux City (Sergeant Floyd River Museum and Welcome Center, Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center, &more) and Guthrie County Historical Village (in Panora). And it doesn't end there: try your luck at Horseshoe Council Bluffs, relax in the rural setting at Ditmars Orchard, admire the striking features of Historic General Dodge House, and make a trip to Courthouse Square.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Council Bluffs trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Council Bluffs by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, taxi, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Council Bluffs is 1 hour. In September, Council Bluffs is much warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Council Bluffs

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Sioux City, Winterset, Bodega Victoriana Winery, Museum of Danish America, Desoto National Wildlife Refuge
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Museum of Danish America ©
Museum of Danish America
Horseshoe Council Bluffs ©
Horseshoe Council Bluffs
Roseman Covered Bridge ©
Roseman Covered Bridge

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