10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Omaha
Drive:  9​h 30​min
1
Calhan
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
2
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Glenwood Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Estes Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  9​h 15​min
End: Omaha

1
night
Calhan

Calhan ©
The Town of Calhan is a Statutory Town in El Paso County, Colorado, United States. Plan my day in Calhan using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Omaha to Calhan is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Omaha in July, with highs in Calhan at 82°F and lows at 56°F. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Sat) before leaving for Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Calhan

Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Paint Mines Interpretive Park ©
The Paint Mines Interpretive Park

1
night
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.
Pikes Peak has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): stroll around Garden of the Gods and then stroll through Pikes Peak. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park.

Discover how to plan a Colorado Springs trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Calhan to Colorado Springs in an hour. In July in Colorado Springs, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Theme Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain ©
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park

2
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Redstone Castle Tours. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Redstone Castle Tours, hike along Hanging Lake Trail, then appreciate the history behind Doc Holliday's Grave, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Glenwood Springs online itinerary maker .

Drive from Colorado Springs to Glenwood Springs in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from Colorado Springs in July, expect Glenwood Springs to be a bit cooler, temps between 68°F and 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Estes Park.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trip

Redstone Castle Tours
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Hanging Lake Trail ©
Hanging Lake Trail
Doc Holliday's Grave ©
Doc Holliday's Grave

5
nights
Estes Park

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Estes Park: Pearl Street Mall (in Boulder), Rocky Mountain National Park (Trail Ridge Road & Bear Lake) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Fort Collins). There's lots more to do: trot along with a tour on horseback, take a memorable drive along Peak to Peak Scenic Byway, take in the exciting artwork at Aspen and Evergreen Gallery, and get all the information you need at Estes Park Visitor Center.

To see ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Estes Park trip planning app .

You can drive from Glenwood Springs to Estes Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and car. Traveling from Glenwood Springs in July, expect nights in Estes Park to be a bit warmer, around 59°F, while days are warmer, around 91°F. On the 21st (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors Tours Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Rocky Mountain National Park, River Rafting & Tubing, Pearl Street Mall
Highlights from your plan
Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
River Rafting & Tubing
Horseback Riding Tours

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