4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
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Buena Vista
— 1 night
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Denver
— 1 night

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Colorado Springs

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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.
On the 5th (Wed), stroll around Garden of the Gods and then expand your understanding of the military at United States Air Force Academy. Here are some ideas for day two: kick your exploration up a notch at The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure, get to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and then get to know the fascinating history of Old Colorado City.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs online holiday planner.

Newport News to Colorado Springs is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Newport News to Colorado Springs. Traveling from Newport News in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Colorado Springs, with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Buena Vista.

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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
United States Air Force Academy ©
United States Air Force Academy

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Buena Vista

The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. On the 7th (Fri), see Off-Road Tours, see a world frozen in time at Winfield, and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Buena Vista trip planning tool.

You can drive from Colorado Springs to Buena Vista in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Colorado Springs in August: high temperatures in Buena Vista hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Denver.

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River Rafting & Tubing
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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.
On the 8th (Sat), see the sky in a new way at Denver Museum of Nature & Science and then take in the exciting artwork at Denver Botanic Gardens.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Denver online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Buena Vista to Denver in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Buena Vista in August: high temperatures in Denver hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

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Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science

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