3 days in Colorado Itinerary

3 days in Colorado Itinerary

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3 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Corpus Christi
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Colorado Springs
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
2
Monument
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Denver
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
End: Corpus Christi

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Garden of the Gods.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Colorado Springs trip maker website .

Corpus Christi to Colorado Springs is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Corpus Christi in January; daily highs in Colorado Springs reach 46°F and lows reach 18°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Monument.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Museums
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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night
Monument

Monument
The Town of Monument is a statutory town situated at the base of the Rampart Range in El Paso County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at 300 Days of Shine and then do sightseeing your way with Manitou Springs Adventures, High Country Excursions.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Monument road trip planning tool .

Monument is just a stone's throw from Colorado Springs. In January in Monument, expect temperatures between 43°F during the day and 15°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Denver.

Things to do in Monument

Outdoors Tours Breweries & Distilleries

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night
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 6th (Sun): look and learn at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens, and then admire the masterpieces at Denver Art Museum.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Denver online trip builder .

Getting from Monument to Denver by car takes about an hour. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Monument in January since evenings lows in Denver dip to 21°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Nightlife Childrens Museums
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Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Denver Art Museum ©
Denver Art Museum

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