18 days in Yellowstone National Park, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park & Grand Teton National Park Itinerary

18 days in Yellowstone National Park, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park & Grand Teton National Park Itinerary

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Yellowstone National Park
— 9 nights
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
3
Grand Teton National Park
— 3 nights

9
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.
Spend the 5th (Sun) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. There's still lots to do: take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, hike along Artist Point, and take a memorable drive along Lamar Valley.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park itinerary maker tool.

Houston to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Houston to Yellowstone National Park is minus 1 hour. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Houston in June, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at °F and lows at °F. On the 5th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

3
nights
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park is known for nature, historic sites, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the lush surroundings at Giant Forest, stroll through Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park, trek along Congress Trail, and make a trip to Grant Grove.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, and train. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park is much hotter than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Congress Trail ©
Congress Trail

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.
Grand Teton National Park is known for wildlife, scenic drive, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton, take a memorable drive along Signal Mountain Summit Road, trek along Taggart Lake, and contemplate the long history of Mormon Row Historic District.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Grand Teton National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can fly from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 14 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in July, you will find days in Grand Teton National Park are slightly colder (°F), and nights are colder (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Bridger Teton National Forest
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake
Jenny Lake Trail ©
Jenny Lake Trail

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