23 days in Colorado Itinerary

23 days in Colorado Itinerary

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23 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly + Drive:  17​h
1
Denver
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h
2
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Glenwood Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Breckenridge
— 9 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Denver
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
6
Morrison
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
Rocky Mountain National Park
— 2 nights
+4
Drive + bus + foot + Fly + bus:  25​h
End: Sao Paulo

2
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.
Mount Evans has been added to your itinerary. On the 5th (Tue), take in the awesome beauty at Mount Evans. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore and take pictures at Coors Field, contemplate the long history of Union Station, and then take a stroll through 16th Street Mall.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil to Denver is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Sao Paulo to Denver is minus 4 hours. In February, Denver is cooler than Sao Paulo - with highs of 8°C and lows of -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to take a bus to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Nature Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
Coors Field ©
Coors Field
Denver Union Station ©
Denver Union Station

1
night
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): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, stroll through Garden of the Gods, and then expand your understanding of the military at United States Air Force Academy.

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You can take a bus from Denver to Colorado Springs in an hour. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in February, and nighttime lows around -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
United States Air Force Academy ©
United States Air Force Academy

2
nights
Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs ©
Glenwood Springs occupies a scenic location at the junction of the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork River, halfway between Vail and Aspen along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 8th (Fri), hike along Hanging Lake Trail and then boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa. Keep things going the next day: get in on the family fun at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Glenwood Springs online trip maker .

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Glenwood Springs takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. When traveling from Colorado Springs in February, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Glenwood Springs: temperatures range from -1°C by day to -9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Breckenridge.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Theme Parks Spas Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park ©
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park
Thermal Spas
Hanging Lake Trail ©
Hanging Lake Trail

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Vail (Vail Mountain Resort & Horseback Riding Tours), Beaver Creek Ski Area (in Beaver Creek) and Winter Park Resort (in Winter Park). On the 10th (Sun), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Breckenridge Ski Resort. On the 14th (Thu), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Keystone Ski Area. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Main Street, get great views at Independence Pass, fly down the slopes at Loveland Ski Area, and sample the tasty concoctions at Broken Compass Brewery & Tap House.

Before you visit Breckenridge, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Glenwood Springs to Breckenridge takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -3°C in February, and nighttime lows around -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Denver.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Independence Pass, Vail Mountain Resort, Keystone Ski Area, Loveland Ski Area, Beaver Creek Ski Area
Highlights from your plan
Breckenridge Ski Resort ©
Breckenridge Ski Resort
Beaver Creek Ski Area ©
Beaver Creek Ski Area
Keystone Ski Area ©
Keystone Ski Area

1
night
Denver

Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): shop like a local with Pearl Street Mall, then ponder the world of politics at Colorado State Capitol, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Wed): admire the striking features of Downtown Aquarium, contemplate the long history of Molly Brown House Museum, and then see the interesting displays at National Ballpark Museum.

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Traveling by car from Breckenridge to Denver takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Breckenridge in February, with highs in Denver at 8°C and lows at -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Tours Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trip

Pearl Street Mall
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Pearl Street Mall ©
Pearl Street Mall
Downtown Aquarium ©
Downtown Aquarium

3
nights
Morrison

Morrison ©
The historic Town of Morrison is a Home Rule Municipality in Jefferson County, Colorado, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Morrison Natural History Museum, contemplate the long history of Dinosaur Ridge, then see a show at Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel at Red Rocks.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Morrison route planner.

Morrison is very close to Denver. February in Morrison sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of -4°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 23rd (Sat).

Things to do in Morrison

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Dinosaur Ridge ©
Dinosaur Ridge
Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre ©
Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre
Morrison Natural History Museum ©
Morrison Natural History Museum

2
nights
Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
On the 23rd (Sat), admire the sheer force of Alberta Falls and then get to know the fascinating history of Wild Basin Area. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Bear Lake, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel on the Rock, then cruise along Trail Ridge Road, and finally appreciate the views at Many Parks Curve Overlook.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Rocky Mountain National Park trip planner .

Getting from Morrison to Rocky Mountain National Park by car takes about 2 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to -6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Bear Lake ©
Bear Lake
Wild Basin Area ©
Wild Basin Area

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