5 days in Colorado Springs & Denver Itinerary

5 days in Colorado Springs & Denver Itinerary

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5 days in Colorado Springs & Denver Itinerary

Denver
bus:  1​h
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h
Denver
— 2 nights
Denver

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
On the 12th (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Garden of the Gods, then explore the ancient world of Manitou Cliff Dwellings, and then take a stroll through Old Colorado City Historic District. Keep things going the next day: meet the residents at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and then admire the sheer force of Seven Falls.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs day trip app .

Denver to Colorado Springs is an approximately 1-hour bus ride. You can also drive; or fly. May in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to catcht the bus to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Manitou Cliff Dwellings
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Manitou Cliff Dwellings ©
Manitou Cliff Dwellings
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

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Denver

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: contemplate the long history of Union Station, Denver, CO, explore and take pictures at Coors Field, tour the pleasant surroundings at Denver Zoo, and catch a live performance at Denver Museum of Nature & Science.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Denver trip app .

You can take a bus from Colorado Springs to Denver in an hour. Other options are to drive; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Cherry Creek State Park
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Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
Union Station, Denver, CO
Union Station, Denver, CO
Coors Field
Coors Field

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