Yellowstone National Park Itinerary 2 Days

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Recent Itineraries for 2 Days in Yellowstone National Park

Here are the recent itineraries by tourists who have visited Yellowstone National Park. Stop wondering what to do for 2 days in Yellowstone National Park as these trip plans will help you decide easily. Select any of the customised itineraries and modify it according to your preference to have a great weekend in Yellowstone National Park.

2 Days in Yellowstone National Park - Weekend Guide

One of the most popular national parks in the United States of America, Yellowstone National Park is famous as a volcanic hotspot. This nature reserve covers an area of 3500 square mile. A perfect way to explore the alpine rivers, hot springs, geysers, and canyons of this heavenly place is to spend at least 2 days in Yellowstone National Park. Below is an ideal 2-day Yellowstone National Park itinerary that will help you explore the best and beautiful of this park.

What to do in 2 days in Yellowstone National Park?

Day 1 in Yellowstone National Park

Your 48 hours itinerary of Yellowstone National Park depends upon your entrance point to the park.

If you are taking the east entrance, you will see the Fishing Bridge following which you can reach the beautiful lake of Yellowstone. Soon, you will be entering the canyon valley of Yellowstone. You will come across a number of points from where you can admire the canyons as well get a spectacular view of the Lower Falls from the Artist Point. Take a short hike to the uppermost part of the Lower Falls. You can also take Uncle Tom's Trail to reach the foot of the Lower Falls. Stop at the visitor center located in the Canyon Village and discover some great food options here.

AFTER LUNCH: You would like to witness the wildlife of Yellowstone National Park. Start your journey from the Canyon Village to the Lamar Valley and you will find the animals like bison, bear, and wolves.

AT NIGHT: you can have a wonderful camping experience inside Yellowstone National Park at Yellowstone Under Canvas

Day 2 in Yellowstone National Park

Save this day to explore the medicinal hot springs and majestic geysers of Yellowstone.

You can start this day by visiting the Mammoth Hot Springs in the morning. You can park your vehicle on the upper terrace of the spring and get to the lower part on foot. Walk around the area of Mammoth Hot Springs and gather information about it at the visitor center. After this, you would like to head to the Yellowstone geysers. You can start from the Midway Geyser Basin and see the attractions like Excelsior Geyser Crate and Grand Prismatic Spring. After spending some time here, start driving to the most famous Old Faithful of Yellowstone which is a must-see while you are spending 48 hours in Yellowstone National Park. The 3-minute eruption of the Old faithful is something that you must record. While returning from Yellowstone National Park, you can stop at Oxbow Bend to witness some more wildlife.

Yellowstone National Park is truly a place of beauty and wonder. Every single minute of your 2 days trip will be memorable for a lifetime.

Tours and Activities in Yellowstone National Park for 2 Days

Booking tours and tickets for popular attractions saves a lot of your time spent in a queue. Below are some of the tours and tickets recommended for 2 days in Yellowstone National Park

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