The beauty of Yellowstone National Park comes to life with the natural wonder Old Faithful, Tower Junction and Mammoth Hot Springs. Tour scenic Grand Teton National Park, take a scenic float trip on the Snake River and discover treasures of the Old West in historic Jackson Hole.
1 Arrive in Salt Lake City
Begin your Yellowstone and Jackson adventure as you gather in Salt Lake City. Meet your Tour Manager in the lobby at 6:00 p.m. for a welcome dinner. Meal: D
2 Travel to Yellowstone National Park
Travel north from Salt Lake today and into Idaho, the Gem State to West Yellowstone. Entering Yellowstone through the west gate, you will get your first glimpse of the park’s geothermal wonders and beauty en route to your lodging. Meals: B, D
3 Full Day in Yellowstone National Park
A full day of sightseeing in Yellowstone, the nation’s first national park, features outstanding natural spectacles including renowned geysers and thermal basins. Your tour begins with the awesome 1,200-foot deep Grand Canyon of Yellowstone, including views from Inspiration and Lookout Points.
Next, you’ll travel through Dunraven Pass and Tower Junction to the terraced formations of Mammoth Hot Springs. Finally, explore Norris Geyser Basin, filled with a variety of steam vents, mud pots, geysers, and hot springs, before returning to your park lodge. Meal: B
4 Old Faithful and Grand Teton National Park
Continuing your tour of Yellowstone National Park, head for storied Old Faithful Geyser, named for its regular eruptions about every 80-90 minutes for some 150 years. Next, traveling along Rockefeller Memorial Parkway into magnificent Grand Teton National Park, drive alongside Jackson and Jenny Lakes, visit the Chapel of the Transfiguration, while enjoying views of the rugged, towering Tetons along the way.
Tonight, the dinner bell will call you to the Bar J Chuckwagon for an evening of song, stories, entertainment and authentic cowboy chow. Meals: B, D
5 Scenic Float Trip and Jackson Hole
The spectacular vistas of the Grand Teton Mountains offer a thrilling view from the white waters of the Snake River during a floating trip. With its wooden boardwalks and unique antler-horn arches, downtown Jackson Hole brings the Old West to life. During the summer catch local cowpokes in action at the Jackson Hole Rodeo, or after Labor Day enjoy a show at the Jackson Hole Playhouse. Meal: B
6 Salt Lake City
Travel back to Salt Lake City today. Take a step back in time as you explore Salt Lake City’s historic Temple Square and walk in the footsteps of the Mormon settlers who founded this city more than 150 years ago. Tonight, enjoy a farewell dinner hosted by your Tour Manager. Meals: B, D
7 Travel Home
After breakfast transfer to the Salt Lake City International Airport for flights home anytime today.