7 days in Thermopolis, Yellowstone National Park & Grand Teton National Park Itinerary

7 days in Thermopolis, Yellowstone National Park & Grand Teton National Park Itinerary

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Thermopolis
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Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
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Grand Teton National Park
— 3 nights
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Thermopolis

Thermopolis is the largest town in, and the county seat of Hot Springs County, Wyoming, United States. Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): make a trip to Wind River Canyon and then make a splash at The Star Plunge.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Thermopolis trip planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Thermopolis. Expect a daytime high around 72°F in August, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Thermopolis

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature

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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Wed): take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, trot along with a tour on horseback, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Gibbon Falls.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Thermopolis to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Thermopolis in August since evenings lows in Yellowstone National Park dip to 38°F. On the 8th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

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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.
Kids will enjoy Grand Teton and Jenny Lake Trail. There's lots more to do: take a memorable drive along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier View Turnout, and admire all the interesting features of Signal Mountain Summit Road.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Teton National Park route builder site.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park by car takes about 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 11th (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors