8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Colorado Springs
— Few hours
2
Westminster
— 1 night
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
4
Jackson Hole
— 2 nights
5
Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night

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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.
Garden of the Gods has been added to your itinerary. On the 2nd (Sun), stroll around Garden of the Gods.

To see photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Colorado Springs day trip planning tool.

Dallas to Colorado Springs is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dallas to Colorado Springs, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dallas in August, you will find days in Colorado Springs are little chillier (83°F), and nights are much colder (56°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Westminster.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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night
Westminster

Westminster ©
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): make a trip to Standley Lake Regional Park.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Westminster trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Westminster by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in August, and nighttime lows around 59°F. On the 3rd (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Yellowstone National Park.
Highlights from your plan
Standley Lake Regional Park ©
Standley Lake Regional Park

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Sapphire Pool, Old Faithful, Morning Glory Pool, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Lake Butte Overlook. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Tue): take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, admire the sheer force of Upper Falls of the Yellowstone River, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Midway Geyser Basin, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Sapphire Pool.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park attractions planning app.

Explore your travel options from Westminster to Yellowstone National Park with the Route module. While traveling from Westminster, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Yellowstone National Park, ranging from highs of 70°F to lows of 38°F. On the 5th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Lake Butte Overlook ©
Lake Butte Overlook
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Midway Geyser Basin ©
Midway Geyser Basin

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nights
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.
To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Jackson Hole trip planner.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole in 2.5 hours. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Jackson Hole, ranging from highs of 78°F to lows of 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Outdoors · Wildlife · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

42-mile Scenic Loop Drive
Highlights from your plan
Oxbow Bend ©
Oxbow Bend
Lee's Tees ©
Lee's Tees

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Jenny Lake Trail. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Jenny Lake Trail, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Group, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Leigh Lake.

For traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Grand Teton National Park trip builder.

Traveling by car from Jackson Hole to Grand Teton National Park takes an hour. August in Grand Teton National Park sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Leigh Lake ©
Leigh Lake
Jenny Lake Trail ©
Jenny Lake Trail
Cathedral Group ©
Cathedral Group

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