8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Baton Rouge
— 1 day
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Jackson Hole
— 1 night
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Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights

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Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge ©
Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): steep yourself in history at Louisiana's Old State Capitol, then brush up on your military savvy at USS Kidd, then look for all kinds of wild species at Mike the Tiger's Habitat, and finally test your problem-solving skills at 13th Gate Escape.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Baton Rouge road trip planning app.

Lafayette to Baton Rouge is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. May in Baton Rouge sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Baton Rouge

Museums · Fun & Games · Historic Sites · Wildlife
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USS Kidd ©
USS Kidd
Mike the Tiger's Habitat ©
Mike the Tiger's Habitat
13th Gate Escape ©
13th Gate Escape

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Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): let the river carry you with Barker-Ewing Whitewater, then explore the world behind art at National Museum of Wildlife Art, and then get a dose of the wild on Jackson Hole Wildlife Safaris.

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You can fly from Baton Rouge to Jackson Hole in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, shuttle, and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Baton Rouge to Jackson Hole. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Baton Rouge in May: high temperatures in Jackson Hole hover around 60°F and lows are around 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

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Jackson Hole Wildlife Safaris ©
Jackson Hole Wildlife Safaris
Barker-Ewing Whitewater ©
Barker-Ewing Whitewater
National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art

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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 23rd (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Grand Teton. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore and take pictures at 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, then explore the striking landscape at Glacier View Turnout, then take a memorable drive along Teton Park Road, and finally get a new perspective on things with National Park Float Trips.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Jackson Hole to Grand Teton National Park in an hour. In May, daily temperatures in Grand Teton National Park can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
National Park Float Trips ©
National Park Float Trips
Teton Park Road
Teton Park Road

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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.
Attractions like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Lamar Valley make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, hike along Trout Lake Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Golden Gate Canyon, and take in breathtaking views at S Rim Trail.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in May; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 53°F and lows reach 27°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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