3 days in Colorado Itinerary

3 days in Colorado Itinerary

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3 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Fort Lauderdale
Fly:  7​h
1
Greeley
— Few hours
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Mesa Verde National Park
— 1 day
taxi + Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h
End: Fort Lauderdale

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Greeley

Greeley ©
The City of Greeley is the Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Weld County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): examine the collection at Colorado Model Railroad Museum and then steep yourself in history at Meeker Home Museum.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Greeley online attractions planner .

Fort Lauderdale to Greeley is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Greeley is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Fort Lauderdale in May, plan for slightly colder days and colder nights in Greeley: temperatures range from 69°F by day to 42°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mesa Verde National Park.

Things to do in Greeley

Museums Historic Sites
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Colorado Model Railroad Museum ©
Colorado Model Railroad Museum
Meeker Home Museum ©
Meeker Home Museum

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Mesa Verde National Park

Mesa Verde National Park ©
Whereas most national parks are primarily devoted to showcasing unique and special landscapes, Mesa Verde National Park focuses on ancient human habitation.
On the 26th (Sun), explore the ancient world of Spruce Tree House, steep yourself in history at Balcony House, then explore the ancient world of Cliff Palace, and finally explore the ancient world of Long House.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Mesa Verde National Park travel route website .

Explore your travel options from Greeley to Mesa Verde National Park with the Route module. In May, daily temperatures in Mesa Verde National Park can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Mesa Verde National Park

Historic Sites
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Cliff Palace ©
Cliff Palace
Balcony House ©
Balcony House
Long House ©
Long House

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night
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs trip planner .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Mesa Verde National Park to Colorado Springs in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and shuttle; or drive. In May in Colorado Springs, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 42°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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