8 days in Yellowstone National Park, Grand Canyon National Park & Grand Teton National Park Itinerary

8 days in Yellowstone National Park, Grand Canyon National Park & Grand Teton National Park Itinerary

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Yellowstone National Park
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Grand Canyon National Park
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Grand Teton National Park
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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 21st (Fri): admire the sheer force of Upper Falls of the Yellowstone River, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at S Rim Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat): witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, take in the dramatic natural features at Blue Star Spring, then take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park online tour itinerary planner.

Knoxville to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Knoxville to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Knoxville in May; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 53°F and lows reach 27°F. On the 23rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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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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Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 24th (Mon), trek along Bright Angel Trail.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of flight and bus takes about 13 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. In May, Grand Canyon National Park is a bit warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 68°F and lows of 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

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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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton.

Before you visit Grand Teton National Park, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, you will find days in Grand Teton National Park are slightly colder (60°F), and nights are about the same (33°F). On the 27th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Scenic Drive
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Chapel of the Sacred Heart ©
Chapel of the Sacred Heart

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