3 days in Colorado Itinerary

3 days in Colorado Itinerary

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3 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly + taxi:  5​h 15​min
1
Canon City
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Buena Vista
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Glenwood Springs
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Dallas

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hours
Canon City

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Canon City trip itinerary maker website .

Dallas to Canon City is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Dallas to Canon City due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Dallas in May, with highs in Canon City at 72°F and lows at 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Buena Vista.

Things to do in Canon City

Tours Outdoors Adventure
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing

1
night
Buena Vista

The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): sample the fine beverages at Deerhammer Distillery and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Buena Vista trip planner .

You can drive from Canon City to Buena Vista in 2 hours. Traveling from Canon City in May, things will get a bit cooler in Buena Vista: highs are around 62°F and lows about 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Buena Vista

Tours Outdoors Adventure
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Deerhammer Distillery ©
Deerhammer Distillery

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): test the waters at a local thermal spa.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Glenwood Springs day trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Buena Vista to Glenwood Springs takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Buena Vista in May, expect nights in Glenwood Springs to be about the same, around 33°F, while days are little chillier, around 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Spas
Highlights from your plan
Thermal Spas

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