8 days in Rockies to Tetons Itinerary

8 days in Rockies to Tetons Itinerary

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8 days in Rockies to Tetons Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  9​h
1
Laramie
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
2
Lander
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
3
Cheyenne
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Washington DC

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nights
Laramie

Laramie ©
Laramie is a city and the county seat of Albany County, Wyoming, United States. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Ivinson Mansion. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): take a stroll through Downtown Laramie, then explore and take pictures at University of Wyoming, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vedauwoo.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Laramie trip planner .

Washington DC to Laramie is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Washington DC to Laramie. While traveling from Washington DC, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Laramie, ranging from highs of 50°F to lows of 24°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Lander.

Things to do in Laramie

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University of Wyoming ©
University of Wyoming

1
night
Lander

Lander ©
Lander is a city in, and the county seat of, Fremont County, Wyoming, United States. On the 16th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Fremont County Pioneer Museum, then see the interesting displays at Museum of the American West, and then admire the majestic nature at Sinks Canyon State Park.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Lander online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Laramie to Lander takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Laramie in April, Lander is a bit warmer at night with lows of 30°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cheyenne.

Things to do in Lander

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Museum of the American West ©
Museum of the American West
Sinks Canyon State Park ©
Sinks Canyon State Park
Fremont County Pioneer Museum ©
Fremont County Pioneer Museum

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nights
Cheyenne

Cheyenne ©
Cheyenne is the capital and most populous city of the US state of Wyoming and the county seat of Laramie County. Cheyenne is known for museums, nature, parks, historic sites, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Wyoming State Museum, don't miss a visit to Cheyenne Big Boots, browse the collection at Laramie County Public Library, and head outdoors with Paul Smith Children's Village.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Cheyenne trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Lander to Cheyenne takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 54°F, and evening lows to 30°F. On the 20th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Cheyenne

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Wyoming State Museum ©
Wyoming State Museum
Laramie County Public Library ©
Laramie County Public Library
Cheyenne Depot Museum ©
Cheyenne Depot Museum