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The Great American West

The western U.S. states of Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming are the true essence of the real America. From the region’s awe-inspiring scenery across a multitude of unforgettable National Parks, to legendary wild-west and Native American history - the Great American West has it all.

In the Gem State of Idaho, discover the whispers of the Sawtooth Mountains, walk the volcanic remains of Craters of the Moon National Monument or witness the thundering Mesa Falls. There is a natural wonder around every bend.

For a chance to channel your inner cowboy/girl, get stuck-in on a ranch stay in Montana. While on a trip to Big Sky Country, don’t miss the world’s largest natural zoo, Glacier National Park.

In North Dakota, take to two wheels and explore the nationally-acclaimed mountain biking tracks of The Maah Daah Hey Trail, see the Medora Musical – dubbed “The Greatest Show in the West’ or journey along the quirky Enchanted Highway to see unusual sculptures made from scrap metal.

To get up close and personal with the locals in South Dakota, plan a visit to Custer State Park during the annual Buffalo Roundup each September to see 1,300 bison sorted, branded and treated by local cowboys. Twin this with a stop at one of America’s most iconic landmarks, Mount Rushmore.

In Wyoming, gaze at geysers and hot springs in the world’s first National Park, Yellowstone, and head to Cheyenne Frontier Days in July to see how the locals do rodeo.

To reach the Great American West, fly into the gateway city of Denver, Colorado, or into one of the many regional airports via one of the USA’s international hubs. 

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