10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Belleville
Drive:  13​h
1
Denver
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
2
Boulder
— 1 night
bus + taxi:  1​h
3
Estes Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Alma
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Denver
— 1 night
End: Denver

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity United Methodist Church, view the masterpieces at American Museum of Western Art, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, then examine the collection at Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art, then learn about winemaking at Balistreri Vineyards, and finally savor the flavors at The Source.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Denver itinerary planner .

Belleville to Denver is an approximately 12.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Traveling from Belleville to Denver, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Denver when traveling from Belleville in October, with lows around 40°F. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Sat) before leaving for Boulder.

Things to do in Denver

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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception ©
Balistreri Vineyards ©
Balistreri Vineyards

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Boulder

Boulder ©
Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder is a busy college town known for its progressive values and natural resource conservation.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): stop by Liberty Puzzles, then learn about winemaking at BookCliff Vineyards - Boulder Winery, and then get into the urban bustle at Dairy Arts Center.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Boulder day trip site .

Boulder is just a short distance from Denver. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in October, and nighttime lows around 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Estes Park.

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Liberty Puzzles ©
Liberty Puzzles
Dairy Arts Center ©
Dairy Arts Center
BookCliff Vineyards - Boulder Winery ©

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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.
On the 27th (Sun), sample the fine beverages at Dancing Pines Distillery, take in the exciting artwork at Aspen and Evergreen Gallery, then do a tasting at Snowy Peaks Winery, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Sheep Lakes, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Rock Cut Brewing Company.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Estes Park holiday planning app .

Getting from Boulder to Estes Park by combination of bus and taxi takes about an hour. Other options: drive. October in Estes Park sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Alma.

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Sheep Lakes
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Dancing Pines Distillery ©
Dancing Pines Distillery
Aspen and Evergreen Gallery ©
Aspen and Evergreen Gallery
Snowy Peaks Winery ©
Snowy Peaks Winery

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Alma

Alma ©
Alma is a Statutory Town located in Park County, Colorado, United States. Get in touch with nature at Montgomery Reservoir and Mt democrat alma colorado. Step off the beaten path and head to South Park City Museum and Eleven Mile State Park. Get out of town with these interesting Alma side-trips: Wilkerson Pass (in Lake George) and Kenosha Pass (in Fairplay). And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Poudre Canyon, explore the activities along Arkansas River, and sample the tasty concoctions at South Park Brewing Colorado.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Alma sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Estes Park to Alma in 3 hours. When traveling from Estes Park in October, plan for colder days in Alma, with highs around 47°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 32°F. On the 1st (Fri), you're off toDenver.

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Fairplay, Lake George, Colorado
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South Park City Museum ©
South Park City Museum
Montgomery Reservoir ©
Montgomery Reservoir
Eleven Mile State Park ©
Eleven Mile State Park

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Denver

Denver ©
Voodoo Comedy has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): check out local comedy talent at Voodoo Comedy, see the interesting displays at Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Denver trip planner .

Getting from Alma to Denver by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Alma in November, things will get a bit warmer in Denver: highs are around 54°F and lows about 29°F. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

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