11 days in Denver & Boulder Itinerary

11 days in Denver & Boulder Itinerary

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11 days in Denver & Boulder Itinerary

Start: Denver
1
Denver
— 8 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Boulder
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
End: Denver

8
nights
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Civic Center Park, Colorado State Capitol, Denver Free Walking Tours, and other attractions. Popular historic sites such as 16th Street Mall and Denver Union Station are in your itinerary. Visiting Trail Ridge Road and Many Parks Curve Overlook will get you outdoors. Explore Denver's surroundings by going to Pearl Street Mall (in Boulder) and The Beach at Grand Lake (in Grand Lake).

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Denver trip site .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Denver. In June in Denver, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 55°F at night. On the 5th (Fri), you're off toBoulder.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Rocky Mountain National Park, Pearl Street Mall, The Beach at Grand Lake
Highlights from your plan
Denver Union Station ©
Denver Union Station
Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
16th Street Mall ©
16th Street Mall

2
nights
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 5th (Fri): stroll around Chautauqua Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with Pearl Street Mall, then hike along Mount Sanitas Trail, and then get some jogging in at Boulder Creek Path.

To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Boulder trip itinerary maker .

Boulder is just a stone's throw from Denver. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in July, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Boulder

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Flatirons ©
Flatirons
Pearl Street Mall ©
Pearl Street Mall
Balloon Rides

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