8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Huntington
Fly:  10​h 15​min
1
Portland
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Boise
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  6​h
3
Glacier National Park
— 1 day
+2
taxi + Fly + Drive:  7​h 45​min
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
West Yellowstone
— 1 night
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Huntington

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night
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Portland tour planner.

Huntington to Portland is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Huntington to Portland, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Huntington in July, expect little chillier with lows of 59°F in Portland. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Boise.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Multnomah Falls
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Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Multnomah Falls ©
Multnomah Falls
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

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Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): stroll through Boise River Greenbelt, then contemplate the long history of Old Idaho Penitentiary, then ponder the world of politics at Idaho State Capitol Building, and finally get your game on at Boise Escape.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Boise trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Portland to Boise takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Portland to Boise, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Portland in July, you will find days in Boise are somewhat warmer (94°F), and nights are about the same (64°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Boise

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Boise Escape ©
Boise Escape
Old Idaho Penitentiary ©
Old Idaho Penitentiary
Idaho State Capitol Building ©
Idaho State Capitol Building

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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 8th (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at Grinnell Glacier, explore and take pictures at Going-to-the-Sun Road, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Virginia Falls.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park trip itinerary tool .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Boise to Glacier National Park in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Boise in July; daily highs in Glacier National Park reach 85°F and lows reach 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

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Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, then hike along Artist Point, and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park online sightseeing planner .

Do a combination of taxi, flight, and car from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Glacier National Park in July, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 73°F and lows at 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to go by car to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

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

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West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun and then identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our West Yellowstone trip itinerary planning site .

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to West Yellowstone in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in July, and nighttime lows around 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Theme Parks Wildlife Parks
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Yellowstone Big Gun Fun ©
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center

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