12 days in Eau Claire, Bozeman & Seattle Itinerary

12 days in Eau Claire, Bozeman & Seattle Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States holiday planner

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Fly to Minneapolis-St Paul International/Wold-Chamberlain Airport, Drive to Eau Claire
Eau Claire
— 2 nights
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— 6 nights


Eau Claire

— 2 nights
Eau Claire is a city in Chippewa and Eau Claire counties in the west-central part of the U.S. state of Wisconsin. On the 16th (Sun), indulge your thirst for a good beer at Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company, explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum of Eau Claire, and then walk around Carson Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): walk around Irvine Park, then stroll around Phoenix Park, and then walk around Buena Vista Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Eau Claire road trip tool.

Dayton to Eau Claire is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Dayton to Eau Claire due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dayton in August, Eau Claire is slightly colder at night with lows of 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Bozeman.

Things to do in Eau Claire

Parks · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

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— 2 nights
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. On the 19th (Wed), get to know the fascinating history of Downtown Bozeman and then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback. Keep things going the next day: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Montana Grizzly Encounter, then sample the fine beverages at Bozeman Spirits Distillery, then get engrossed in the history at American Computer & Robotics Museum, and finally get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bozeman route planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Eau Claire to Bozeman. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Eau Claire to Bozeman due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Bozeman when traveling from Eau Claire in August, with lows around 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Seattle.

Things to do in Bozeman

Outdoors · Tours · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trip

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— 6 nights

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Dedicate the 23rd (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, enjoy the sand and surf at Alki Beach, explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum, and pick up some local products at Pike Place Market.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Seattle tour planner.

You can drive from Bozeman to Seattle in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Bozeman in August since evenings lows in Seattle dip to 61°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Tours · Museums · Wineries

Side Trip

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