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Yellowstone National Park tours

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Yellowstone is packed with sites so iconic you may have read about them in science class — Old Faithful, Mammoth Hot Springs and the active volcano Caldera. Booking a tour can help ensure you don’t miss a thing during a visit to America’s first official National Park.

Can I book a tour in Yellowstone?
Yes — tours in Yellowstone are available as of July 2020. Each tour operator is responsible for following guidelines set in place by the state of Wyoming and the National Park Service. You’ll find that most are taking measures to reduce the risk of coronavirus, including social distancing, enhanced cleaning and access to hand sanitizer and face masks. Check out the information provided on each tour operator’s page for more details.

  • Good to know: Tour booking sites like Viator and TripAdvisor are offering flexible cancellation policies, so you can book with minimal financial risk.

What tours can I book in Yellowstone National Park?

There’s a tour type for every outdoorsy vacationer at Yellowstone National Park. Here’s a quick summary of your options:

Day tours

Make the most of Yellowstone daylight with a day tour. Most Yellowstone day tours last at least eight hours, since it can take time to travel between iconic sights within the park.

Our pick: Yellowstone Wildlife Safari Tour

  • From $305 per person
  • See the Fountain Paint Pot, Old Faithful and the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone
  • Breakfast, lunch and beverages included
  • Search for bear, elk, moose and more
Check availability

Overnight tours

Overnight tours in Yellowstone often include hotel pick up and drop off, and are best for travelers that enjoy a curated experience at a more relaxed pace. Book a camping adventure or a tour with more traditional lodgings.

Our pick: Two-day Yellowstone National Park from Jackson with Upper and Lower Loop

  • From $720 a person
  • Includes lodging at a hot springs resort
  • Go on short hikes to see wild life
  • See Old Faithful
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Activity tours

Seeking thrills? Go whitewater rafting along Yellowstone River. Feeling more zen? Give horseback riding a go. There are also activity tours for fishing, hiking and even photography. In the winter, you can book snowmobile and snow coach tours.

Our pick: Two-hour rafting on the Yellowstone River

  • From $50 per person
  • Begins in Gallatin National Forest
  • Stops in Yellowstone National Park
  • Wet suits available to borrow
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Where to book Yellowstone National Park tours

While Yellowstone National Park doesn’t host its own tours, you can book with a third party operator, including:

You can also book directly with each operator. See a full list of tours available in Yellowstone on the National Park Service website.

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