Explore Yellowstone National Park on this 6-day roundtrip getaway from San Francisco that includes some quality time in Salt Lake City! Spend a day discovering all Salt Lake City has to offer. Take a scenic drive from Salt Lake to Yellowstone and enjoy the mountainous countryside along the way. Once you arrive in Yellowstone, you'll explore all its beauty and get a chance to snap pictures of some of the world's most majestic sights, like Firehole Canyon, Isa Lake on the Continental Divide, and of course, Old Faithful. The Yellowstone Getaway captures the magnificent natural beauty of America!
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*Lower Loop Tour is seasonal. During winter months the Old Faithful Tour will be substituted.
Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.
DAY 1 OVERNIGHT ONBOARD AMTRAK
Today, board Amtrak's California Zephyr® for your scenic trip east! (Overnight onboard Amtrak)
DAY 2 SALT LAKE CITY
Welcome to Salt Lake City! Upon your arrival, check-in to your hotel and prepare for a day of exploration! Sitting in a large valley between two mountain ranges, Salt Lake City offers year-round outdoor recreation in every direction. Home of numerous theater groups and art galleries, the city has plenty to do and see while you explore downtown at your leisure. (Overnight in Salt Lake City)
DAY 3 SALT LAKE CITY > YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK
This morning, you will begin your journey to Yellowstone National Park by motorcoach. Sit back and relax during your trip as you wind through the mountainous countryside. Enjoy a rest stop for snacks and to stretch your legs before arriving to Yellowstone in the afternoon. Upon your arrival, check-in to your hotel and settle in for an exciting day ahead! (Overnight in Yellowstone National Park)
DAY 4 YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK
Today you will get the chance to enjoy the beauty and wonder of Yellowstone National Park! During your tour of Yellowstone National Park, be sure to take photographs of the many sights, like Firehole Canyon, Old Faithful Geyser, Isa Lake on the Continental Divide, Mud Volcano and more! Keep an eye out for the many types of animals that dwell in the park, like bison, grizzly bears and even wolves! (Overnight in Yellowstone National Park)
DAY 5 YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK > SALT LAKE CITY
Prepare to leave Yellowstone National Park this morning and head back to Salt Lake City, “The Crossroads of the West”. During your trip, a rest stop will allow for food and drinks to be purchased. Arrive in Salt Lake City this afternoon and check-in to your hotel to drop your luggage. The evening is yours to walk around downtown and sample the local restaurants and shops! Then tonight board Amtrak for your trip back west on the San Francisco. (Overnight in Salt Lake City)
DAY 6 YOUR JOURNEY ENDS IN SAN FRANCISCO
Legend for meals: B - Breakfast, BR - Brunch, L - Lunch, D - Dinner
Little America Hotel is conveniently located on 10 acres in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City, just 10 minutes from the Salt Lake International Airport. Nestled between the Wasatch and Oquirrh Mountain Ranges in the magnificent Salt Lake Valley, Little America is within walking distance from shopping, restaurants, cultural and sporting events, and is roughly 30-40 minutes from the major ski resorts. Other nearby attractions include historic Temple Square, the world-famous Great Salt Lake and national parks, forests, and monuments.
Discover Salt Lake City destinations in the downtown area surrounding the Radisson, from Capitol Theater and Temple Square to the Family History Library, Gateway Shopping Center and City Creek Shopping Center. SLC Airport is just a short commute thanks to the nearby Arena TRAX light rail station, and Hogle Zoo provides hours of entertainment for families.
Located in the heart of West Yellowstone, the new 50-cabin property provides a unique vacation experience. Enjoy stylish décor, upscale linen and your own private cabin. The kitchenettes allow for light cooking to enjoy a simple meal.
The Gray Wolf Inn & Suites is conveniently located next to the Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center in West Yellowstone - the four-season getaway to Yellowstone National Park. Our free deluxe continental breakfast, included with every room, is served in the lobby adjacent to the signature Gray Wolf lobby fireplace. For dinner we recommend the The Oregon Short Line Restaurant, located two blocks away at the Holiday Inn West Yellowstone Hotel.
If you're looking for the best Yellowstone National Park lodging close to the Park's West entrance, you've found it! The hotel is located is just three blocks from Yellowstone National Park. We're the premier destination for Yellowstone family vacations, memorable meetings and corporate retreats. All guest rooms and corridors were renovated in early 2014.
Built in 2007 and featuring an attractive list of amenities and a AAA® Three-Diamond rating, the well-appointed, non-smoking Yellowstone Park Hotel has earned a loyal guest following. Best of all, it's located three blocks from the West Entrance to Yellowstone National Park and less than an hour's drive from the lower geyser basin and Old Faithful.