8 days in Grand Teton National Park & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

8 days in Grand Teton National Park & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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8 days in Grand Teton National Park & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

Start: Greenville
taxi + Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Grand Teton National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + taxi:  11​h 15​min
End: Greenville

4
nights
Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Step off the beaten path and head to Oxbow Bend and 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive. Visiting Jackson Lake and Jenny Lake Trail will get you outdoors. Spend the 17th (Sun) surrounded by wildlife at Grand Teton. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Jenny Lake, contemplate the long history of Mormon Row Historic District, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Oxbow Bend Turnout, Grand Teton National Park, and don't miss a visit to Colter Bay Village.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Teton National Park trip generator.

Greenville to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of taxi, flight, and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Greenville to Grand Teton National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Jackson Hole
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Jenny Lake Trail ©
Jenny Lake Trail
Oxbow Bend ©
Oxbow Bend

3
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.
Get in touch with nature at Upper Falls and Midway Geyser Basin. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Biscuit Basin and West Thumb Geyser Basin. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Fountain Paint Pot, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park sightseeing planner.

Getting from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in September, and nighttime lows around 33°F. On the 23rd (Sat), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Upper Falls of the Yellowstone River ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin

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