13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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Burlington
— Few hours
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Moab
— 4 nights
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Grand Lake
— 2 nights
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Estes Park
— 5 nights

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Burlington

Burlington
Burlington is a Home Rule Municipality and county seat of Kit Carson County, Colorado, United States. To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Burlington trip planner.

New York City to Burlington is an approximately 24.5-hour car ride. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in October, plan for little chillier nights in Burlington, with lows around 39°F. You will leave for Moab on the 5th (Mon).

Things to do in Burlington

Museums

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Moab

Moab ©

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Take a break from the city and head to Arches National Park and Off-Road Tours. Get out of town with these interesting Moab side-trips: Clark Family Orchards (in Palisade) and Mesa Arch (in Canyonlands National Park). The adventure continues: surround yourself with nature on Deep Desert Expeditions, stroll through Poison Spider Trail, explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Fiend, and identify plant and animal life at Colorado National Monument.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Moab trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Burlington to Moab in 8 hours. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in October, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Grand Lake.

Things to do in Moab

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Off-Road Tours
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Grand Lake

Grand Lake ©
Grand Lake is a statutory town in Grand County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): stroll through Winter Park Resort, look for all kinds of wild species at Colorado River Headwaters Scenic Byway, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Never Summer Mountain Products. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through The Beach at Grand Lake, identify plant and animal life at Vasquez Peak Wilderness, and then get a dose of the wild on Dog Sled Rides of Winter Park.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Lake holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Moab to Grand Lake takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Moab in October, expect nights in Grand Lake to be slightly colder, around 23°F, while days are cooler, around 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Estes Park.

Things to do in Grand Lake

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Dog Sled Rides of Winter Park
4.7

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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.
Popular historic sites such as Chapel on the Rock and Our Lady of the Mountains Catholic Church are in your itinerary. Take a break from the city and head to Estes Park Guided Tours and Hallett Peak. Explore Estes Park's surroundings by going to Abbey of St. Walburga (in Virginia Dale), Rocky Mountain National Park (Copeland Falls, Wild Basin Area, &more) and Cache La Poudre Wilderness (in Livermore). There's much more to do: see Off-Road Tours, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Many Parks Curve Overlook, look for all kinds of wild species at Sheep Lakes, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Francis of Assisi Anglican Church.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Estes Park vacation tool.

Traveling by car from Grand Lake to Estes Park takes 2 hours. When traveling from Grand Lake in October, plan for much hotter days in Estes Park, with highs around 69°F, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Trail Ridge Road
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Must see
Off-Road Tours
4.8

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