8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
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Zion National Park
— 1 night
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Glacier National Park
— 1 night
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Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©

Mountains of the Imagination

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.
On the 2nd (Sat), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Elk Ranch Flats Turnout, Grand Teton National Park, get great views at Snake River Overlook, then take in the awesome beauty at Teton Point Turnout, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Group, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier View Turnout. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the stunning scenery at Cascade Canyon, then look for all kinds of wild species at Blacktail Ponds Overlook, and then trek along Jenny Lake Trail.

To see reviews and tourist information, you can read our Grand Teton National Park day trip planner.

Chattanooga to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Chattanooga to Grand Teton National Park is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Chattanooga in January, things will get colder in Grand Teton National Park: highs are around 24°F and lows about 4°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

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Mountain
Cathedral Group
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Wildlife Area
Blacktail Ponds Overlook
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Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): hike along The Narrows.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Zion National Park day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Grand Teton National Park to Zion National Park takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in January: highs in Zion National Park hover around 52°F, while lows dip to 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

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Must see
The Narrows
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Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©

Crown of the Continent

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Bullhead Lake and then head outdoors with Swiftcurrent Pass Hike. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Jackson Glacier Overlook and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Swiftcurrent Mountain.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Glacier National Park travel route planner.

You can fly from Zion National Park to Glacier National Park in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect colder weather when traveling from Zion National Park in January: highs in Glacier National Park hover around 31°F, while lows dip to 16°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

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Outdoor Activity
Swiftcurrent Pass Hike
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Water Body
Bullhead Lake
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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Norris Geyser Basin, then take in the awesome beauty at Roaring Mountain, and finally explore the striking landscape at Artists’ Paintpots. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Fri): stroll through Elephant Back Mountain, then look for all kinds of wild species at Lehardy's Rapids, and then identify plant and animal life at Yellowstone River Picnic Area.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park vacation planner.

Drive from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. In January, Yellowstone National Park is little chillier than Glacier National Park - with highs of 23°F and lows of 1°F. On the 9th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Trails
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