8 days in Wyoming Itinerary

8 days in Wyoming Itinerary

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8 days in Wyoming Itinerary

Start: New York City
Bus + Fly:  8​h 15​min
1
Jackson
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Cody
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  8​h 45​min
End: New York City

4
nights
Jackson

Jackson ©
The town of Jackson serves as a base for trips to the nearby Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, National Elk Refuge, and several ski resorts.
Step off the beaten path and head to Rendezvous Mountain and Antelope Flats. Visiting Zipline and River Rafting & Tubing will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: admire all the interesting features of Jackson Hole Rodeo Grounds, trot along with a tour on horseback, make a trip to Town Square, and see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Jackson online itinerary creator.

New York City to Jackson is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and shuttle. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Jackson due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New York City in July, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in Jackson: temperatures range from 79°F by day to 45°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Jackson

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Rendezvous Mountain ©
Rendezvous Mountain
Town Square ©
Town Square

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): hike along Artist Point and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. On your second day here, witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, then take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at West Thumb Geyser Basin.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Jackson to Yellowstone National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Jackson in July; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 73°F and lows reach 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Cody.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Artist Point ©
Artist Point
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin

1
night
Cody

Cody ©
A genuine cowboy city, Cody is famous for its nightly rodeos and its proximity to the protected wilderness areas of the world's first national park, now designated as one of the country's World Heritage Sites.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): see human ingenuity at work at Buffalo Bill Dam and then steep yourself in history at Old Trail Town.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Cody trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Cody in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, expect Cody to be a bit warmer, temps between 84°F and 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Cody

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cody Firearms Museum ©
Cody Firearms Museum
Old Trail Town ©
Old Trail Town
Buffalo Bill Dam ©
Buffalo Bill Dam

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