9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Colorado Springs
— Few hours
2
Arvada
— 1 night
3
Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights

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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. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): walk around Garden of the Gods.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Colorado Springs route website.

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. While traveling from Dallas, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Colorado Springs, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Arvada.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

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

1
night
Arvada

Arvada
The City of Arvada is a Home Rule Municipality located in Jefferson and Adams counties, a part of the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area of the U.S. To see reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Arvada online attractions planner.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Arvada by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Arvada are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. You'll set off for Grand Teton National Park on the 2nd (Sun).

Things to do in Arvada

Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Nightlife

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nights
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.
On the 2nd (Sun), take in the awesome beauty at Elk Ranch Flats Turnout, Grand Teton National Park, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Group, then admire the verdant scenery at Potholes Turnout, Grand Teton National Park, and finally explore the striking landscape at Grand View Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon): explore the activities along Leigh Lake, explore the striking landscape of String Lake, trek along Taggart Lake, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier View Turnout, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Snake River.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park online trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Arvada to Grand Teton National Park with the Route module. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Arvada in August: high temperatures in Grand Teton National Park hover around 78°F and lows are around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Leigh Lake ©
Leigh Lake
String Lake ©
String Lake
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake

4
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 Upper Falls of the Yellowstone River, Mammoth Hot Springs, Old Faithful, and other attractions you added. Take a break from the city and head to Midway Geyser Basin and Beryl Spring. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Firehole River and Castle Geyser. There's still lots to do: take in the natural beauty of Green Dragon Spring, take an unorthodox tour of Palette Spring, delve into the lush surroundings at Petrified Tree, and look for all kinds of wild species at Lehardy's Rapids.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in August: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 70°F and lows are around 38°F. On the 8th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Mammoth Hot Springs ©
Mammoth Hot Springs
Midway Geyser Basin ©
Midway Geyser Basin
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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