4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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4 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Denver
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Denver
— 1 day
bus:  1​h
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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
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Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
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Pagosa Springs
— 1 night
shuttle + Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Denver

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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 28th (Thu), admire all the interesting features of Coors Field, then get a sense of history and politics at Colorado State Capitol, then get curious at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, and finally admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Denver trip itinerary builder app .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Denver. March in Denver sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 29°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can catcht the bus to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Nightlife Childrens Museums
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Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Coors Field ©
Coors Field
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
On the 29th (Fri), learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation, then meet the residents at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and then stroll through Garden of the Gods.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs vacation planning tool .

Traveling by bus from Denver to Colorado Springs takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 28°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

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

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Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve ©
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): explore the fascinating landscape at High Dune Trail and then hike along Mosca Pass Trail.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve online trip builder .

Explore your travel options from Colorado Springs to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve with the Route module. Traveling from Colorado Springs in March, expect a bit cooler with lows of 18°F in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to Pagosa Springs.

Things to do in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

Trails Parks Outdoors
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High Dune Trail ©
High Dune Trail

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Pagosa Springs

Pagosa Springs ©
Pagosa Springs is a municipality that is the county seat of, and the only incorporated municipality in, Archuleta County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): hit the slopes at Wolf Creek Ski Resort.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Pagosa Springs trip itinerary builder site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve to Pagosa Springs. Traveling from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Pagosa Springs, with lows of 24°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pagosa Springs

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors
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Wolf Creek Ski Resort ©
Wolf Creek Ski Resort

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