7 days in Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

7 days in Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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7 days in Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly + Drive:  9​h 15​min
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Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Washington DC

6
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.
Take a break from Yellowstone National Park with a short trip to Grand Teton in Grand Teton National Park, about 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, trek along Artist Point, identify plant and animal life at Lamar Valley, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park online day trip planner .

Washington DC to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and car; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Washington DC in May: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 53°F and lows are around 27°F. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

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

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