4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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4 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Valparaiso
Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
Durango
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
bus:  1​h
3
Denver
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Valparaiso

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Durango

Durango ©
Originally a frontier mining town, Durango is known today for its scenic setting, outdoor activities, and the 1880s steam-powered railway that takes visitors through sections of the mountains where roads don't reach.
For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Durango attractions planner .

Valparaiso to Durango is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Valparaiso to Durango is minus 1 hour. In January, Durango is much colder than Valparaiso - with highs of 38°F and lows of 10°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Durango

Tours Museums
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1
night
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and then explore the striking landscape at Garden of the Gods.

Planning Colorado Springs trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can fly from Durango to Colorado Springs in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Durango in January, expect Colorado Springs to be somewhat warmer, temps between 46°F and 18°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to take a bus to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

2
nights
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 20th (Sun), meet the residents at Denver Zoo, then admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens, and then explore the world behind art at Denver Art Museum.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Denver route maker tool .

Take a bus from Colorado Springs to Denver in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In January, daytime highs in Denver are 44°F, while nighttime lows are 21°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Denver Zoo ©
Denver Zoo

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