11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Baltimore
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Denver
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
2
Boulder
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
3
Estes Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Breckenridge
— 2 nights
bus:  30​min
5
Frisco
— 2 nights
shuttle:  30​min
6
Vail
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
7
Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Baltimore

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

Baltimore to Denver is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Baltimore to Denver due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Baltimore in May: high temperatures in Denver hover around 66°F and lows are around 43°F. You will leave for Boulder on the 29th (Wed).

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors Parks Tours

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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.
For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Boulder holiday builder app .

Drive from Denver to Boulder in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Boulder are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. You will leave for Estes Park on the 29th (Wed).

Things to do in Boulder

Outdoors Parks Tours

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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.
To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Estes Park itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Boulder to Estes Park in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In May, daily temperatures in Estes Park can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. You'll set off for Breckenridge on the 30th (Thu).

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors Parks Tours

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Breckenridge

Breckenridge ©
Founded in 1859 as part of the Gold Rush in the Rockies, Breckenridge boasts a main street lined with colorful wooden storefronts housing cafes and shops, giving the effect of a thriving western town from the 19th century.
Colorado Hot Air Balloon Rides has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): get interesting insight from Colorado Hot Air Balloon Rides, then explore and take pictures at Boreas Pass Road, and then ski along the peaceful trails at Sally Barber Mine Trail. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Breckenridge Welcome Center, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then hike along McCullough Gulch, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Breckenridge road trip planner.

Drive from Estes Park to Breckenridge in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Estes Park in May, plan for much colder days in Breckenridge, with highs around 44°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to drive to Frisco.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Sally Barber Mine Trail
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Sally Barber Mine Trail ©
Sally Barber Mine Trail
Room Escape Games
Breckenridge Welcome Center ©
Breckenridge Welcome Center

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Frisco

Frisco ©
The Town of Frisco is a Home Rule Municipality in Summit County, Colorado, United States. On the 2nd (Sun), enjoy some diversion at Silverthorne Recreation Center, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lily Pad Lake, and then go for a stroll along the water at Frisco Bay Marina. On your second day here, take in the waterfront activity at Dillon Marina, then explore the activities along Keystone Lake, and then browse the exhibits of Hotel de Paris Museum.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Frisco road trip app .

Frisco is very close to Breckenridge. In June, plan for daily highs up to 60°F, and evening lows to 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Vail.

Things to do in Frisco

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Silverthorne, Keystone Lake, Dillon Marina, Hotel de Paris Museum
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Frisco Bay Marina ©
Frisco Bay Marina
Lily Pad Lake ©
Lily Pad Lake
Hotel de Paris Museum ©
Hotel de Paris Museum

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Vail

Vail ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): take a stroll through Vail Valley, test your team's savvy at Vail Valley Escape Room, and then trek along Booth Falls Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Colorado Snowsports Museum and Hall of Fame, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Beaver Creek Chapel, and then hit the slopes at Vail / Beaver Creek Resort.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Vail trip itinerary site .

Vail is just a short distance from Frisco. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in June, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Vail

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Beaver Creek Chapel, Vail Valley Escape Room
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Beaver Creek Chapel ©
Beaver Creek Chapel
Vail Valley Escape Room ©
Vail Valley Escape Room

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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 6th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, look for all kinds of wild species at North Cheyenne Canon Park and Starsmore Discovery Center, and then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at North Pole - Santa's Workshop, then identify plant and animal life at Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center, and then admire the majestic nature at Mueller State Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Colorado Springs road trip planning website .

Getting from Vail to Colorado Springs by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. When traveling from Vail in June, plan for warmer days in Colorado Springs, with highs around 84°F, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Divide, North Pole - Santa's Workshop
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