15 days in United States & Canada Itinerary

15 days in United States & Canada Itinerary

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Kalispell, United States
— 2 nights
2
Canmore, Canada
— Few hours
3
Jasper National Park, Canada
— Few hours
4
Banff National Park, Canada
— 1 night
5
Glacier National Park, United States
— 1 night
6
Whitefish, United States
— 2 nights
7
Yellowstone National Park, United States
— 2 nights
8
Jackson Hole, United States
— 2 nights
9
Salt Lake City, United States
— 2 nights

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Kalispell, United States

Kalispell ©
Kalispell is a city in, and the county seat of Flathead County, Montana, United States. Step out of Kalispell to go to Polson and see Flathead Lake, which is approximately 38 minutes away. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Conrad Mansion, admire the masterpieces at Hockaday Museum of Art, admire the majestic nature at Lone Pine State Park, and walk around Herron Park.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Kalispell vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Nashville to Kalispell is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Kalispell is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Nashville in September, plan for little chillier days in Kalispell, with highs around °F, while nights are colder with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Canmore.

Things to do in Kalispell

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Flathead Lake
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Flathead Lake ©
Flathead Lake
Conrad Mansion ©
Conrad Mansion
Lone Pine State Park ©
Lone Pine State Park

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Canmore, Canada

Canmore
Bordered by the spectacular peaks of the Alberta Rockies, within a stone's throw of Banff National Park, the town of Canmore serves as an excellent base for outdoor adventures.
For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Canmore itinerary builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kalispell to Canmore. Traveling from Kalispell in September, expect nights in Canmore to be about the same, around °F, while days are slightly colder, around °F. You will leave for Jasper National Park on the 28th (Mon).

Things to do in Canmore

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Jasper National Park, Canada

Jasper National Park
The largest national park in the Canadian Rockies, sprawling Jasper National Park encompasses more than 10,000 sq km (4,200 sq mi) of largely unspoiled mountain wilderness.
Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Jasper National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Canmore to Jasper National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. You'll set off for Banff National Park on the 29th (Tue).

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Banff National Park, Canada

Banff National Park ©
Among the world's oldest national parks, Banff National Park serves as a World Heritage-listed mecca for cyclists, hikers, skiers, bird-watchers, mountain climbers, and anyone else with a passion for exploring vast untouched wildernesses.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): stroll through Sentinel Pass and then contemplate the waterfront views at Moraine Lake.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Banff National Park holiday planner.

Take a bus from Jasper National Park to Banff National Park in 4.5 hours. When traveling from Jasper National Park in September, plan for slightly colder days in Banff National Park, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Wed) before leaving for Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Sentinel Pass ©
Sentinel Pass
Samson Native Gallery ©
Samson Native Gallery

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Glacier National Park, United States

Glacier National Park
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park trip planning website.

Drive from Banff National Park to Glacier National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of bus and car. While traveling from Banff National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Glacier National Park, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. You will leave for Whitefish on the 1st (Thu).

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Whitefish, United States

Whitefish ©
Whitefish is a city in Flathead County, Montana, United States. On the 1st (Thu), stroll through Whitefish Lake Golf Club, sample the tasty concoctions at Great Northern Brewing Company, and then don't miss a visit to Whitefish Depot. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Glacier National Park and then sample the fine beverages at Glacier Distilling Company.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Whitefish travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Glacier National Park to Whitefish in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Whitefish

Parks Nature Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Glacier National Park, Glacier Distilling Company
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Glacier National Park ©
Glacier National Park
Glacier Distilling Company ©
Glacier Distilling Company
Great Northern Brewing Company ©
Great Northern Brewing Company

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Yellowstone National Park, United States

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful and then take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Butte Overlook, take in the dramatic natural features at Golden Gate Canyon, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Sheepeater Cliffs, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Whitefish to Yellowstone National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, car, and shuttle. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Whitefish in October, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at °F and lows at °F. You will leave for Jackson Hole on the 5th (Mon).

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake

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Jackson Hole, United States

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Jackson Hole online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October, you will find days in Jackson Hole are a bit warmer (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.
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Town Square ©
Town Square
T.A. Moulton Barn ©
T.A. Moulton Barn

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Salt Lake City, United States

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Salt Lake City is known for historic sites, fun & games, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square, admire the landmark architecture of LDS Conference Center, get a sense of history and politics at Utah State Capitol, and admire the natural beauty at Red Butte Garden.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Salt Lake City trip builder website.

Fly from Jackson Hole to Salt Lake City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Jackson Hole in October; daily highs in Salt Lake City reach °F and lows reach °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon

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