3 days in Colorado Itinerary

3 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Start: Denver
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Denver
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Buena Vista
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
End: Denver

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): see the sky in a new way at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Denver Zoo, thensteep yourself in history at Molly Brown House Museum, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Denver online road trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Denver. In August, daily temperatures in Denver can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Colorado Springs.

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Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Denver Zoo ©
Denver Zoo

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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.
On the 12th (Wed), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, stroll around Garden of the Gods, and then gain insight at United States Air Force Academy.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Denver to Colorado Springs in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Buena Vista.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
United States Air Force Academy ©
United States Air Force Academy

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Buena Vista

The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): see Off-Road Tours, see a world frozen in time at Winfield, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

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Drive from Colorado Springs to Buena Vista in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, Buena Vista is slightly colder than Colorado Springs - with highs of 77°F and lows of 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Buena Vista

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River Rafting & Tubing
Off-Road Tours

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