16 days in Denver & Breckenridge Itinerary

16 days in Denver & Breckenridge Itinerary

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16 days in Denver & Breckenridge Itinerary

Start: Denver
1
Denver
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Breckenridge
— 9 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
End: Denver

6
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 day-by-day itinerary now includes ScooTours Denver Scooter Rental, Mount Evans, Denver Zoo, and other attractions you added. Explore Denver's surroundings by going to Rocky Mountain National Park (Hallett Peak & Trail Ridge Road). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Denver Art Museum, wander the streets of 16th Street Mall, explore and take pictures at Coors Field, and take in the views from Denver Millennium Bridge.

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If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major airports are Denver International Airport and City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport. In February, daily temperatures in Denver can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to drive to Breckenridge.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Rocky Mountain National Park, Arapaho National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Hallett Peak ©
Hallett Peak
Arapaho National Wildlife Refuge ©
Coors Field ©
Coors Field

9
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Breckenridge: Vail (Vail Mountain Resort, Betty Ford Alpine Gardens, & more), Winter Park Resort (in Winter Park) and Beaver Creek Ski Area (in Beaver Creek). On the 11th (Mon), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Breckenridge Ski Resort. On the 17th (Sun), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Keystone Ski Area. And it doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at Aspen Mountain / Ajax, take in the pleasant sights at Vail Pass Path, don't miss a visit to Main Street, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For more things to do and more tourist information, read Breckenridge itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Denver to Breckenridge takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Denver in February, expect Breckenridge to be slightly colder, temps between -3°C and -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Keystone, Vail, Copper Mountain, Frisco Adventure Park, Beaver Creek Ski Area
Highlights from your plan
Winter Park Resort ©
Winter Park Resort
Breckenridge Ski Resort ©
Breckenridge Ski Resort
Aspen Mountain / Ajax ©
Aspen Mountain / Ajax

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