8 days in Montana Itinerary

8 days in Montana Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Fly to Glacier Park International Airport, Drive to Coram
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Coram
— 1 night
Drive
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East Glacier Park
— 1 night
Drive
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West Yellowstone
— 1 night
Drive
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Gardiner
— 1 night
Drive
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Bozeman
— 2 nights
Fly

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Coram

— 1 night
Coram is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Flathead County, Montana, United States. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): hike along Trail of the Cedars, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then sample the fine beverages at Glacier Distilling Company.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Coram visit planner.

Fort Lauderdale to Coram is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Coram is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale in May, you will find days in Coram are little chillier (67°F), and nights are much colder (38°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to drive to East Glacier Park.

Things to do in Coram

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

East Glacier Park

— 1 night
East Glacier Park is a census-designated place (CDP) in Glacier County, Montana, United States. On the 7th (Thu), stop by Glacier Gateway Outfitters, then contemplate the waterfront views at Two Medicine Lake, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Aster Falls.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the East Glacier Park online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Coram to East Glacier Park takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in East Glacier Park

Nature · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

West Yellowstone

— 1 night
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): see what you can catch with a fishing tour, then identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, then find something for the whole family at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun, and finally stop by Send it Home.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the West Yellowstone route builder app.

Getting from East Glacier Park to West Yellowstone by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 57°F in May, and nighttime lows around 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to drive to Gardiner.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife · Tours · Parks · Outdoors

Gardiner

— 1 night
Gardiner serves as the gateway to Yellowstone National Park's northern entrance, marked by an iconic stone arch.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Golden Gate Canyon, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Mammoth Hot Springs, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Old Gardiner Road, and finally trot along with a tour on horseback.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, read Gardiner trip builder app.

Getting from West Yellowstone to Gardiner by car takes about 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Gardiner can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 31°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bozeman.

Things to do in Gardiner

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Bozeman

— 2 nights
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of American Computer & Robotics Museum, then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, then explore the activities along Madison River, and finally sample the fine beverages at Bozeman Spirits Distillery. Keep things going the next day: get to know the resident critters at Montana Grizzly Encounter and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Downtown Bozeman.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Bozeman online route planner.

Traveling by car from Gardiner to Bozeman takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Gardiner in May, things will get a bit warmer in Bozeman: highs are around 65°F and lows about 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Bozeman

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Adventure · Tours

Side Trip

Montana travel guide

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River Rafting & Tubing · Bodies of Water · Wildlife Areas
The Crown of the Continent
With a population of only one million, Montana remains an untouched natural paradise of snowcapped peaks, expansive forests, and alpine lakes, dotted with Old West ghost towns, Indian reservations, and progressive urban communities. Appreciate the state's unique charm and beauty with a trip to Glacier National Park, where you can come face-to-face with Montana wildlife among its high peaks. Head to the state's largest cities, Billings and Missoula, for an array of historical attractions and cultural sightseeing.