9 days in Yellowstone National Park & Grand Teton National Park Itinerary

9 days in Yellowstone National Park & Grand Teton National Park Itinerary

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Start: Yellowstone National Park
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Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Grand Teton National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
End: Yellowstone National Park

5
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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Yellowstone National Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Hayden Valley, and explore the activities along Firehole River.

Start your trip to Yellowstone National Park by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Yellowstone National Park. August in Yellowstone National Park sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 38°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): trek along Menor's Ferry Historical Trail, admire all the interesting features of 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, and then take in the awesome beauty at Grand Teton. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Jackson Lake, take in the awesome beauty at Elk Ranch Flats Turnout, Grand Teton National Park, then stroll through Jenny Lake Trail, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Cascade Canyon Trail.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Teton National Park travel route planner.

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 1.5 hours. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Teton National Park: temperatures range from 78°F by day to 43°F at night. On the 26th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Jenny Lake Trail ©
Jenny Lake Trail

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