4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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4 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Denver
Bus:  1​h
1
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  5​h
2
Ouray
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Denver

2
nights
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.
Explore Colorado Springs' surroundings by going to River Rafting & Tubing (in Canon City) and Mini Incline (in Castle Rock). There's much more to do: stroll around Garden of the Gods, admire all the interesting features of Pike's Peak - America's Mountain, get to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and deepen your knowledge of military history at United States Air Force Academy.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs tour itinerary site .

Denver to Colorado Springs is an approximately 1-hour bus ride. You can also drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in August, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Ouray.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

River Rafting & Tubing, Mini Incline, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
River Rafting & Tubing
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain ©

1
night
Ouray

Ouray ©
Ouray is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Ouray County, Colorado, United States. On the 6th (Tue), take in the dramatic natural features at Yankee Boy Basin, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Yankee Girl Mine, then stroll around Box Canyon Waterfall & Park, and finally see the interesting displays at Ouray Alchemist Museum.

Plan my day in Ouray using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Colorado Springs to Ouray in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Colorado Springs in August, with highs in Ouray at 70°F and lows at 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ouray

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Yankee Boy Basin ©
Yankee Boy Basin
Ouray Alchemist Museum ©
Ouray Alchemist Museum
Box Canyon Waterfall & Park ©
Box Canyon Waterfall & Park

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