25 days in Los Angeles & Colorado Itinerary

25 days in Los Angeles & Colorado Itinerary

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Start: Sydney
Fly:  18 h
1
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
2
Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Denver
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Vail
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Aspen
— 6 nights
Fly:  20 h
End: Sydney

5
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Your list of things to see and do now includes TCL Chinese Theatres, Melrose Avenue, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, and other attractions. Venture out of the city with trips to Santa Monica (Ocean View Park & Santa Monica Pier Carousel) and Anaheim (Downtown Disney, Disneyland Park, &more). There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and see the interesting displays at Museum of Selfies.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles online vacation planner.

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Sydney to Los Angeles, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Sydney in March, with highs in Los Angeles at 27°C and lows at 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Tours Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim, Melrose Avenue
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

3
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Red Leg Brewing Company, Red Rock Canyon Open Space, Rocky Mountain Food Tours, and other attractions. There's still lots to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, take in the exciting artwork at Commonwheel Artists Co-op, and find something for the whole family at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park.

To find photos and tourist information, use the Colorado Springs planning site.

Getting from Los Angeles to Colorado Springs by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Los Angeles in March, plan for a bit cooler days in Colorado Springs, with highs around 16°C, while nights are cooler with lows around -2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Theme Parks Parks Tours

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours
Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Rocky Mountain Food Tours ©
Rocky Mountain Food Tours

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.
Dark Side of Denver Ghost Tours has been added to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: look and learn at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, wander the streets of 16th Street Mall, contemplate the long history of Denver Union Station, and admire the masterpieces at Denver Art Museum.

Discover how to plan a Denver trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Denver takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March in Denver, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Vail.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Tours Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Dark Side of Denver Ghost Tours ©
Dark Side of Denver Ghost Tours
Beer Tastings & Tours

5
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Keystone Ski Area, Vail Mountain Resort, Copper Mountain, and other attractions you added.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Vail trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Denver to Vail takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Denver in March, you will find days in Vail are much colder (0°C), and nights are a bit cooler (-8°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Aspen.

Things to do in Vail

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Keystone Ski Area, Beaver Creek Ski Area, Copper Mountain
Highlights from your plan
Vail Mountain Resort ©
Vail Mountain Resort
Vail Backcountry Tours ©
Vail Backcountry Tours
Copper Mountain ©
Copper Mountain

6
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes T-Lazy-7 Snowmobiles as well as Aspen Carriage and Sleigh Day Tours. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. On the 20th (Fri), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Buttermilk Mountain. It doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at Aspen Mountain / Ajax and stroll through Aspen Snowmass.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Aspen tour planner.

Traveling by car from Vail to Aspen takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Vail, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Aspen, ranging from highs of 10°C to lows of -7°C. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Aspen

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Aspen Snowmass
Highlights from your plan
Aspen Snowmass ©
Aspen Snowmass
Buttermilk Mountain ©
Buttermilk Mountain
Aspen Mountain / Ajax ©
Aspen Mountain / Ajax

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