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Helena Travel Guide

Founded during the Montana Gold Rush, Helena is Montana's capital city and a good reminder of the state's rich, gold-filled history. With towering buildings and acres of untouched land situated under star-speckled night skies, Helena gives off both rustic and modern vibes at the same time.

Things to Do in Helena

Helena's visitors are encouraged to visit the Yellowstone and Glacier National Parks. Yellowstone National Park contains the notorious geysers, hot springs, mud pots, and fumaroles that are captured in hundreds of pictures across the internet, while Glacier National Park features lush ancient forests, hidden valleys, and moss-draped pines that have been capturing the attention of outdoor enthusiasts for centuries. Visitors can go to the Kindrick Legion Field to catch the Helena Brewers playing a baseball game with Mount Helena as the backdrop. The Myrna Loy Center, Helena's leading non-profit organization, offers Helena's guests and residents live shows, concerts, dances, and an array of other creative performances.

Best Places to Stay in Helena

There are a number of vacation rentals in Helena. Some are located downtown, while others offer a bit more privacy and are located on the outskirts of the city. Regardless of location, all of Helena's vacation homes are comfortable and luxurious, offering tons of space for entertaining family and friends. Guests have the chance to rent large homes with modern amenities, small cottages with rustic decor, and single rooms within some of Helena's most popular lodges.

Best Time to Visit Helena

The best time to visit Helena, MT differs depending on your individual weather preferences, as Helena receives both sun and snow. In general, though, most visitors want warm weather, making the mid summer months of June through August perfect for a vacation

Food in Helena

Helena is known for its natural beauty and charming country vibes, but it's also recognized for its dining options. The city is abundant in international restaurants and eateries, including the Ristorante Bella Roma, a quaint Italian restaurant that serves an array of Italian and Italian-American dishes. Jade Garden and Fiesta Mexicana are also popular international eateries, specializing in Asian and Mexican cuisine. Helena also offers fast food joints such as McDonald's and Subway.

Things to Do for Families in Helena

ExplorationWorks is the perfect place for science-loving families to spend the day. The museum offers dozens of interactive, science-based exhibits and educational showings and programs. The Montana Blue Jewel Mine is a ton of fun for guests of any age, as visitors are taught real rock and gem mining techniques and allowed to keep any gems they unearth.

Price and Availability in Helena

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Helena tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Helena tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Helena is in July, while the cheapest month is in October. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Helena is in the high season in August. Helena has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Helena

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Helena. The hottest month in Helena is May, when temperatures peak at 96 ˚F. The coolest month is October, when temperatures drop to -30 ˚F. The wettest month in Helena is April with 3.03 inches of rain, while the driest month is January with 0.04 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Helena

Browse rentals from all the leading providers including Airbnb, Agoda, Priceline and others at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 287 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay while you enjoy Helena, with everything from inexpensive hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. A trip to Helena can be affordable - the cheapest price vacation rental is available at $10 a night. The average price of a vacation rental is $121 per night.

Those looking to get some work finished during their trip to Helena can choose from 102 places to stay that provide WiFi. 22 places to stay include a morning meal. Choose from 7 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to Helena? Then choose one of the 101 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 6 vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi

AllTheRooms has 49 pet-friendly places to stay in Helena, so if you're traveling with your pet you won't have any trouble.

In Helena AllTheRooms currently compares hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 3 providers, including 106 places to stay from Airbnb, 3 accommodations from Agoda and 3 places to stay from Priceline.

181 of the accommodations in Helena have been reviewed and rated. 79% are rated great. 66 accommodations allow instant booking.

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