7 days in Yellowstone National Park & Thermopolis Itinerary

7 days in Yellowstone National Park & Thermopolis Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Wyoming tour itinerary planner

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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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Thermopolis
— 2 nights
Drive to Billings, Fly to Minneapolis

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Yellowstone National Park

— 4 nights

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Uncle Tom's Trail and S Rim Trail. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Old Faithful and Upper Geyser Basin. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Artists Paintpots, explore and take pictures at Firehole Lake Drive, witness a stunning natural landmark at West Thumb Geyser Basin, and admire the sheer force of Gibbon Falls.

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Minneapolis to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. While traveling from Minneapolis, expect a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Yellowstone National Park, ranging from highs of 70°F to lows of 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Thermopolis.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Thermopolis

— 2 nights
Thermopolis is the largest town in, and the county seat of Hot Springs County, Wyoming, United States. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): indulge in some personalized pampering at TePee Pools and Spa, then laugh and play at The Star Plunge, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Hot Springs State Park. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Wind River Canyon and then explore the engaging exhibits at Wyoming Dinosaur Center.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Thermopolis route maker website.

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to Thermopolis in 4 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, Thermopolis is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Thermopolis

Nature · Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums