7 days in Colorado Itinerary

7 days in Colorado Itinerary

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7 days in Colorado Itinerary

Athens
Fly:  20​h 15​min
Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h
Denver
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h 15​min
Athens

2
days
Colorado Springs

National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
On the 9th (Sat), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, then find something for the whole family at North Pole - Santa's Workshop, and then admire all the interesting features of United States Air Force Academy. Here are some ideas for day two: go for a walk through Pikes Peak and then explore the striking landscape at Garden of the Gods.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Colorado Springs trip builder.

Athens, Greece to Colorado Springs is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 9 hours. When traveling from Athens in December, plan for little chillier days and cooler nights in Colorado Springs: temperatures range from 7°C by day to -9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can catcht the bus to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

North Pole - Santa's Workshop
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Pikes Peak

3
days
Denver

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Denver is known for parks, museums, childrens museums, historic sites, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Evans, explore and take pictures at Coors Field, and explore the world behind art at Denver Art Museum.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Denver itinerary maker.

You can take a bus from Colorado Springs to Denver in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Denver are 6°C, while nighttime lows are -8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Denver Botanic Gardens
Mount Evans
Denver Zoo

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