10 days in Brenham & Colorado Itinerary

10 days in Brenham & Colorado Itinerary

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Brenham
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Glenwood Springs
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Vail
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Estes Park
— 2 nights
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Denver
— 2 nights
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Colorado Springs
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Brenham

Brenham ©
Brenham is a city in east-central Texas in Washington County, United States, with a population of 15,716 according to the 2010 U.S. Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Antique Rose Emporium, then sample the tasty concoctions at Brazos Valley Brewery, then examine the collection at Texas Cotton Gin Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Winedale Historical Center. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Brenham online trip planner.

Houston to Brenham is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 72°F in November, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Brenham

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Breweries & Distilleries

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Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site ©
Antique Rose Emporium ©
Antique Rose Emporium
Winedale Historical Center ©
Winedale Historical Center

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Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs ©
Glenwood Springs occupies a scenic location at the junction of the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork River, halfway between Vail and Aspen along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 22nd (Sun), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rocky Mountains, trek along Hanging Lake Trail, and then test the waters at a local thermal spa.

To see maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Glenwood Springs trip itinerary website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Brenham to Glenwood Springs. The time zone difference when traveling from Brenham to Glenwood Springs is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Brenham in November, things will get cooler in Glenwood Springs: highs are around 35°F and lows about 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Vail.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Parks · Spas · Outdoors · Nature

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Rocky Mountains ©
Rocky Mountains
Thermal Spas
Hanging Lake Trail ©
Hanging Lake Trail

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Vail

Vail ©

Western White House of President Gerald Ford

Originally built as a base for Vail Ski Resort, the town of Vail has blossomed into its own destination, but still has less than 6,000 permanent residents.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): cast your line with Sage Outdoor Adventures, then take in the pleasant sights at Vail Pass Path, and then test your problem-solving skills at Frisco Escape Room.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Vail trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Glenwood Springs to Vail takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. November in Vail sees daily highs of 34°F and lows of 22°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Estes Park.

Things to do in Vail

Adventure · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Sage Outdoor Adventures ©
Sage Outdoor Adventures
Frisco Escape Room ©
Frisco Escape Room
Vail Pass Path ©
Vail Pass Path

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Estes Park

More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): see exotic creatures in open habitats at Estes Park Guided Tours, get interesting insight from Tours, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Keep things going the next day: take a memorable drive along Trail Ridge Road, then contemplate the waterfront views at Bear Lake, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Dancing Pines Distillery.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Estes Park driving holiday site.

You can drive from Vail to Estes Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Vail in November, you will find days in Estes Park are warmer (57°F), and nights are about the same (27°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Denver.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors · Tours · Spas · Parks

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Off-Road Tours
Bear Lake ©
Bear Lake
Estes Park Guided Tours ©
Estes Park Guided Tours

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Denver

Denver ©

Mile-High City

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.
On the 26th (Thu), admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens and then steep yourself in history at Denver Union Station. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): look and learn at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, admire the masterpieces at Museo De Las Americas, then admire the masterpieces at Denver Art Museum, and finally take a stroll through 16th Street Mall.

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Getting from Estes Park to Denver by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 54°F, and evening lows to 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods
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Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Denver Art Museum ©
Denver Art Museum
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Colorado City, then walk around Garden of the Gods, and finally look for gifts at Commonwheel Artists Co-op. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Denver to Colorado Springs in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. November in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 27°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Theme Parks · Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
National Museum of World War II Aviation ©
National Museum of World War II Aviation
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park

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