3 days in Denver & Austin Itinerary

3 days in Denver & Austin Itinerary

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Denver

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Mile-High City

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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): examine the collection at Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Stranahan's Whiskey Distillery & Cocktail Bar.

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New York City to Denver is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from New York City to Denver, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in October, plan for little chillier nights in Denver, with lows around 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can fly to Austin.

Things to do in Denver

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums

Austin

— 1 night

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take in the views from Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, trek along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol, then look for gifts at Waterloo Records, and finally contemplate the long history of The Driskill. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Mexic-Arte Museum, gain insight at University of Texas at Austin, then take an in-depth tour of LBJ Presidential Library, and finally take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum.

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Getting from Denver to Austin by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Denver to Austin. Traveling from Denver in October, expect nights in Austin to be much warmer, around 62°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 85°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Austin

Museums · Parks · Trails · Outdoors