13 days in Colorado Itinerary

13 days in Colorado Itinerary

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13 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
+2
train + taxi + Fly:  22​h 45​min
1
Denver
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Estes Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Aspen
— 3 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Mumbai

3
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.
Denver is known for parks, museums, zoos & aquariums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Denver Zoo, admire the masterpieces at Denver Art Museum, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Evans.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Denver road trip planner .

Mumbai, India to Denver is an approximately 23-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Mumbai to Denver, you'll gain 12 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in November, things will get much colder in Denver: highs are around 14°C and lows about -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Estes Park.

Things to do in Denver

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Crown Hill Park
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Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): see Off-Road Tours and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): cruise along Peak to Peak Scenic Byway, cruise along Trail Ridge Road, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Estes Park fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Denver to Estes Park in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. November in Estes Park sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Trail Ridge Road
Highlights from your plan
Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Off-Road Tours
Spas

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, admire all the interesting features of Pike's Peak - America's Mountain, and then shop like a local with Commonwheel Artists Co-op. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Fri): deepen your understanding at United States Air Force Academy, then walk around Garden of the Gods, and then learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation.

For more things to do and other tourist information, read our Colorado Springs itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Estes Park to Colorado Springs takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. November in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Aspen.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Commonwheel Artists Co-op
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

3
nights
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Get out of town with these interesting Aspen side-trips: Thermal Spas (in Glenwood Springs) and Carbondale Branch Library (in Carbondale). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Maroon Bells, take a memorable drive along Independence Pass, stroll through Maroon Lake Scenic Trail, and appreciate the history behind The John Denver Sanctuary.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Aspen tour planner .

Getting from Colorado Springs to Aspen by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Colorado Springs in November, expect Aspen to be little chillier, temps between 9°C and -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Thermal Spas, Carbondale Branch Library
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass
Thermal Spas

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