8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Knoxville
— 1 day
2
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
4
Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
5
Glacier National Park
— 2 nights

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day
Knoxville

Knoxville ©
A gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Knoxville embraces music culture.
On the 8th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at East Tennesse Historical Society, whizz through the canopy at Navitat Knoxville, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Ijams Nature Center.

Plan trip to Knoxville with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

New York City to Knoxville is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In August in Knoxville, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Knoxville

Outdoors Adventure Tours
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Navitat Knoxville ©
Navitat Knoxville
East Tennesse Historical Society ©
East Tennesse Historical Society
Ijams Nature Center ©
Ijams Nature Center

1
night
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
On the 9th (Sun), get interesting insight from The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure and then stroll around Garden of the Gods.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Knoxville to Colorado Springs takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Knoxville to Colorado Springs due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Knoxville in August, Colorado Springs is slightly colder at night with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Outdoors Parks Adventure
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure ©
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure

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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, get to know the fascinating history of Uncle Tom's Trail, take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, and identify plant and animal life at Hayden Valley.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park tour planner.

You can fly from Colorado Springs to Yellowstone National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, taxi, shuttle, and car. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Colorado Springs in August, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grand Teton.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Teton National Park trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, expect nights in Grand Teton National Park to be about the same, around °F, while days are a bit warmer, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
On the 14th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at McDonald Creek and then explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Glacier National Park online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Grand Teton National Park to Glacier National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. On the 15th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Outdoors Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
McDonald Creek ©
McDonald Creek

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