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Grand Teton Tour by Caravan Tours
Take a Snake River float trip on your Grand Teton tour with Caravan, which also includes Jenny Lake and Jackson Wyoming. Grand Teton National Park is part of our Mt Rushmore and Yellowstone Tour.
The Grand Teton Mountain Range in Wyoming offers exceptional scenery with mountain peaks reaching over 13,000 feet above sea level. The Grand Teton range and the Jackson Wyoming area provided the spectacular backdrop for the 1953 movie Shane, starring Alan Ladd and Jack Palance.
Enjoy a Guided Caravan Grand Teton Tour!
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Grand Teton National Park
Located at the base of the Teton Range, Grand Teton National Park encompasses over 310,000 acres. Astounding beauty is everywhere in this part of Wyoming including an abundance of wildlife, breathtaking landscapes replete with rich, historical homesteads, and huge cattle ranches.
Grand Teton is the highest summit in this sub-range of the Rocky Mountains with a height of 13,775 feet above sea level. As part of the Snake River drainage basin, local creeks and glaciers are fed by this massive mountain range.
Jenny Lake Wyoming
Almost 12,000 years ago glaciers pushed the remains of crushed rocks and sediment down the mountainside carving Cascade Canyon and creating a Moraine (ridge). Your Grand Teton tour includes Jenny Lake, which was named after a Shoshone wife of a trapper.
As with many lakes in the park, Jenny Lake Grand Teton is a pristine lake thanks to its elevation of 7,000 feet above sea level. Surrounded mostly by nature, Jenny Lake has experienced very little impact from modern water or air pollution.
Grand Teton Tour Includes a Snake River Float Trip
The Snake River winds its way through a corridor that is heavily relied upon by many of the native animals in Grand Teton National Park.
As part of Caravan’s Mt Rushmore tour (and weather permitting), Caravan guests enjoy a memorable Snake River float trip, fully guided by local tour guides who meet National Park and Triangle X Ranch’s safety requirements.
Your guides provide excellent, interpretative information about the area’s natural history, its wildlife and geology, and the impact of humans on the area. Binoculars and cameras are recommended since this is a good opportunity to observe beavers, osprey, eagles, and other waterfowl and animals in their natural habitat.
A visit to Jackson Wyoming (which is often incorrectly referred to as Jackson Hole) is part of this Grand Teton tour also and situated within Jackson Hole Valley. Jackson was initially home to five major Native American tribes including the Arapaho, Shoshoni, Cheyenne, Ute, and Crow tribes. Trappers also had a significant presence in the Jackson Hole area during the 1800s.
The town of Jackson is noted for its shed-antler horn archways that frame four entrances into the downtown square. Jackson is a thriving hub of charming western shops and art galleries and the town of 10,500+ is not far from Yellowstone National Park, another stop on Caravan’s Mt Rushmore tour.
Million Dollar Cowboy Bar
The Million Dollar Cowboy Bar, a landmark watering hole in downtown Jackson, is Wild West extravagance at its best. It’s famous for its unique collection of western memorabilia, unparalleled architecture, and authentic western saddle barstools.
Known globally for its country entertainment and western dancing, The Million Dollar Cowboy Bar has hosted numerous major country artists over the years including Glen Campbell, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Tanya Tucker and Hank Williams Jr.
Other Tours Included
Other attractions on this tour include:
- Crazy Horse Monument Tour
- Yellowstone National Park Tour
- Mount Rushmore Monument Tour
- Little Bighorn Monument Tour
About Caravan Tours
Caravan Tours is a second-generation, family-run, US Tour Company with a long history of offering fully guided tours dating back to 1952 in Chicago. In 2022 we celebrate 70 years in the guided tour business!
Today, Caravan still offers very affordable, fully guided tours throughout the United States, Canada, and Central America. For one low price, everything on the itinerary is included, all ground transportation plus itinerary activities, hotel accommodations, meals, and airport transfers.
For more information about our Caravan Mt Rushmore & Yellowstone tour that includes a Grand Teton tour, or to make Reservations, please call our office directly.
Call us toll-free at 1-800-Caravan (227-2826)
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Why Travel with Caravan?
Why Travel with Caravan?
Excellence Since 1952
You can trust our years of experience with tours of superb quality and excellent value. Caravan has enjoyed the same family management and ownership since 1952.
Caravan's Proud History
In 1965, Roger Mudd hosted a two-hour CBS TV special on Caravan Tours. This TV production took about one month to make and was so successful it inspired the 1968 romantic comedy movie “If it’s Tuesday this must be Belgium.” In the early 50’s the Mayor of Dublin presented Caravan with the Key to Dublin for bringing the first American tour to the city after WWII. Since then, Caravan has been recognized as a pioneer in travel. You can trust in our stability, experience and dedication to quality.
Stay at park lodges, scenic resorts, and excellent hotels in great locations. See hotel descriptions on each tour page.
In Costa Rica, Panama, and Guatemala, Caravan includes all meals. For USA and Canada tours, included meals are listed on each itinerary page. In Latin America, bottled water is provided free on the motorcoach and purified water is provided at the meals.
Enjoy complete sightseeing with more visits, extra features, and local guides.
Fully Guided by Tour Directors
All tours conducted from start to finish by professional tour directors, who are fluent in English, experienced, and fun.
Caravan includes all activities listed in the tour itinerary page. Caravan does not sell any optional activities which can add hundreds of dollars to your tour price. Your free time is scheduled in great settings where there is no need to buy additional expensive activities.
Caravan will not bring you to overpriced shops in exchange for payments. Caravan gives you ample opportunity and time for great shopping, and the freedom to choose where and when to shop.
Great Value, Book Early
Caravan’s strong buying power gives you great vacations at prices much lower than you can find anywhere. In a typical year, most of our tours sell out quickly. Book early for the date you prefer and the best air fare.
How does Caravan Tours sell these tours for such a low cost?
Caravan delivers volume to our suppliers, who in turn reward us with their very best prices. We in turn pass these savings on to you, and you reward us by buying our tours. As volume continues to rise, we then receive even better prices from our suppliers, and we pass even greater savings on to you. This year our tours are better than ever.
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Caravan is a member of ASTA (American Society of Travel Advisors), NTA (National Tour Association), ABA (American Bus Association), CLIA (Cruise Lines International Association), and ACMA (American Catalog Association).