4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Fly:  8 h 30 min
1
Aspen
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: New York City

2
nights
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Maroon Bells.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Aspen day trip website.

New York City to Aspen is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, bus, and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. When traveling from New York City in October, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Aspen: temperatures range from 60°F by day to 30°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass
The John Denver Sanctuary
The John Denver Sanctuary

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): stroll around Garden of the Gods.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Colorado Springs online tour planner.

You can drive from Aspen to Colorado Springs in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Aspen in November, expect Colorado Springs to be a bit warmer, temps between 55°F and 27°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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