Multi-Day Tour

American Parks Trail (Summer 2018) (9 days)

Insight Vacations, Inc.

Arrive In Salt Lake City. To Depart Rapid City Or Denver.

Valid for Departures: 21 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018

American Parks Trail (Summer 2018) (9 days)

Day 1

Arrive In Salt Lake City.

Day 2

Jackson And Grand Teton National Park.

Day 4

Geysers And Colourful Mudpots In Yellowstone.

Day 5

The Ucross Ranch.

Day 6

Devils Tower And Into The Black Hills.

Day 7

Custer And The Wild, Wild West.

Day 8

The Mountain Monuments of the Black Hills of South Dakota.

Day 9

Depart Rapid City Or Denver.

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
21 Jun 2018
Arrive In Salt Lake City.
Hilton Salt Lake City Center. None
Welcome to Salt Lake City, the capital and most populous city in Utah. On arrival at Salt Lake City International Airport, board your transfer to your hotel. At 18:00, join your Tour Director for a Welcome Dinner with wine.(Dinner with Wine)
Day 2
22 Jun 2018
Jackson And Grand Teton National Park.
Jackson Lake Lodge, Grand Teton National Park. None
As you depart Salt Lake City, see the famous Temple Square and State Capitol Building before travelling north across the Oregon Trail to visit historic Jackson, where arches of elk antlers adorn the central square. Later, continue to Jackson Lake and the stunning peaks and glaciers of Grand Teton National Park.(Full Breakfast)
Day 3
23 Jun 2018
Yellowstone National Park, WY United States
National Park Lodges, Yellowstone None
The Grand Tetons thrust skyward 6,562 feet (2,000 metres) from the valley floor. Stop to admire some of the incredible views at Jenny Lake. Then enter Yellowstone, established in 1872 as the world's first National Park and known for its unique geothermal activity, spectacular landscapes and abundant wildlife.(Full Breakfast / Dinner)
Day 4
24 Jun 2018
Geysers And Colourful Mudpots In Yellowstone.
National Park Lodges, Yellowstone None
(Relaxed Start) Walk among the geysers and watch them erupt. Spend time with your Tour Director for an informative stroll through Yellowstone's Upper Geyser Basin. There is plenty of time to see the colourful bubbling mudpots and observe Old Faithful shooting water over 120 feet (37 metres) in the air. See free-roaming deer, elk and bison in their natural habitat. Then experience the roar of the Lower Yellowstone Falls as they thunder down the steep canyon walls.(Full Breakfast)
Day 5
25 Jun 2018
The Ucross Ranch.
The Ranch At Ucross. None
Depart Yellowstone National Park and travel through the stark Shoshone Canyon and Absaroka Rocky Mountains to reach the Wild West town of Cody. Visit the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, built in honour of one of America's great Western legends. Head to Clearmont in Wyoming and after checking in to your hotel savour a ranch style Highlight Dinner with wine cooked by local ranch hosts.(Full Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Day 6
26 Jun 2018
Devils Tower And Into The Black Hills.
Spearfish Canyon Lodge. None
(Relaxed Start) Start your morning with horseback riding with a rider guide, fishing or just relaxing in your beautiful surroundings. Then, head toward Devils Tower, an astounding geologic feature that protrudes out of the rolling prairie surrounding the Black Hills. This site is considered sacred to the Lakota and other Native American tribes that have a connection to the area. Then, travel to Spearfish Canyon, a great spot for wildlife enthusiasts where the breathtaking limestone palisades of this creek-carved gorge are more ancient than the Grand Canyon, albeit much closer together. Enjoy a rustic dinner at your lodge in the evening.(Full Breakfast / Dinner)
Day 7
27 Jun 2018
Custer And The Wild, Wild West.
The State Game Lodge, Custer State Park. None
Keep a lookout for pronghorn antelope as you cross the great high plains to the Black Hills of South Dakota. In Deadwood, join Kevin Costner's Original Deadwood Tour and explore this once lawless town. With a Local Expert, hear about the days of Wild Bill Hickok and Calamity Jane, who made this town famous during the gold rush of the 1870s. Later, hear stories told by Lakota tribe members as they share a live narrative of the Great Sioux Nation. Continue on to Custer State Park, renowned for its beautiful landscape and abundant wildlife.(Full Breakfast)
Day 8
28 Jun 2018
The Mountain Monuments of the Black Hills of South Dakota.
The State Game Lodge, Custer State Park. None
View the Crazy Horse Memorial, dedicated to all Native Americans. Move on to Mount Rushmore National Memorial, where carvings of Presidents Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln and Roosevelt dominate the Black Hills. The rest of the day is yours to spend at leisure, before a Celebration Dinner with wine.(Full Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Day 9
29 Jun 2018
Depart Rapid City Or Denver.
None None
Those ending in Rapid City may depart at any time. Travel south from Custer State Park where your tour ends on arrival in Denver, with a transfer to Denver International Airport.(Full Breakfast)

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Description

Come face-to-face with some monumental figures, relive sagas of the Wild West and relish the rustic Ranch at UCross on this legendary journey.

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