Yellowstone National Park (the world’s first National park) is undoubtedly the most famous and most popular park in America if not the world attracting millions of visitors every year, especially families, wishing to experience this fascinatingly beautiful part of the world.
Attractions here include 2,219,789 acres of stunning parkland which is home to a wide variety of wildlife including 7 species of ungulates (bison, moose, elk, pronghorn), 2 species of bear and 67 other mammals, 322 species of birds, 16 species of fish and of course the grey wolf and over 1,100 species of native plants, more than 200 species of exotic plants and over 400 species of thermophiles.
The park is also home to one of the world`s largest calderas with over 10,000 thermal features and more than 300 geysers. It has one of the world`s largest petrified forests. It has over 290 waterfalls with the 308 feet high Lower Falls of the Yellowstone River as its showpiece. The park also has 9 visitor centres and 12 campgrounds (over 2000 campsites). Expertly guided tours are easily arranged allowing you to fully experience this fascinating place. All this coupled with the fantastic accommodation and cuisine that is to be found here makes for a truly memorable holiday that will be fun for all the family.
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