9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Salt Lake City
— Few hours
2
Idaho Falls
— 1 night
3
West Yellowstone
— 3 nights
4
Cody
— 1 night
5
Jackson Hole
— 2 nights
6
Garden City
— 1 night

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Salt Lake City journey planner.

Chicago to Salt Lake City is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Salt Lake City due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Chicago in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Salt Lake City: temperatures range from 95°F by day to 70°F at night. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll travel to Idaho Falls.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

1
night
Idaho Falls

Idaho Falls
Idaho Falls is a city in and the county seat of Bonneville County, Idaho, United States, and is the largest city in Eastern Idaho. On the 3rd (Fri), don't miss a visit to Snake River Greenbelt.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Idaho Falls day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Salt Lake City to Idaho Falls takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and shuttle. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Salt Lake City in July: high temperatures in Idaho Falls hover around 88°F and lows are around 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to West Yellowstone.

3
nights
West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Kids will enjoy Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Prismatic Spring. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around West Yellowstone: Yellowstone National Park (Grand Geyser, Old Faithful, &more). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and get in on the family fun at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the West Yellowstone journey planning app.

You can drive from Idaho Falls to West Yellowstone in 2 hours. Traveling from Idaho Falls in July, expect West Yellowstone to be a bit cooler, temps between 77°F and 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Cody.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Yellowstone National Park
Highlights from your plan
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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 7th (Tue): stop by Cowtown Candy Company, get your game on at Cody Firearms Experience, LLC, then take an in-depth tour of Buffalo Bill Center of the West, and finally see the interesting displays at Cody Firearms Museum.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Cody online journey planner.

Traveling by car from West Yellowstone to Cody takes 3.5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from West Yellowstone in July: high temperatures in Cody hover around 83°F and lows are around 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Cody

Museums · Fun & Games · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Buffalo Bill Center of the West ©
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Cody Firearms Experience, LLC ©
Cody Firearms Experience, LLC
Cody Firearms Museum ©
Cody Firearms Museum

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Town Square, then contemplate the waterfront views at Jenny Lake, and then stroll through Cascade Canyon Trail. Keep things going the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grand Teton and then cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Jackson Hole trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Cody to Jackson Hole takes 4.5 hours. Traveling from Cody in July, expect little chillier with lows of 44°F in Jackson Hole. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Garden City.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Jenny Lake ©
Jenny Lake

1
night
Garden City

Garden City ©
Garden City is a town in Rich County, Utah, United States. On the 10th (Fri), explore the fascinating underground world of Minnetonka Cave, get engrossed in the history at National Oregon / California Trail Center, and then explore the activities along Bear Lake State Park.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Garden City trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Jackson Hole to Garden City in 3.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Jackson Hole in July, with highs in Garden City at 91°F and lows at 56°F. You'll set off for home on the 11th (Sat).

Things to do in Garden City

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

National Oregon / California Trail Center, Minnetonka Cave
Highlights from your plan
Bear Lake State Park ©
Bear Lake State Park
Minnetonka Cave ©
Minnetonka Cave
National Oregon / California Trail Center ©

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