4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Mesa Verde National Park
— 1 night
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Estes Park
— 1 day
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Denver
— 1 night

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Mesa Verde National Park

Mesa Verde National Park ©
Whereas most national parks are primarily devoted to showcasing unique and special landscapes, Mesa Verde National Park focuses on ancient human habitation.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): delve into the distant past at Spruce Tree House.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Mesa Verde National Park road trip app.

Los Angeles to Mesa Verde National Park is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Mesa Verde National Park is 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in July: highs in Mesa Verde National Park hover around 90°F, while lows dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Estes Park.

Things to do in Mesa Verde National Park

Historic Sites
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Cliff Palace ©
Cliff Palace
Long House ©
Long House
Balcony House ©
Balcony House

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Estes Park

Estes Park ©
More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with The Studio Fine Art and Framing, get a taste of the local shopping with Aspen and Evergreen Gallery, stop by Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, then view the masterpieces at Mountain Blown Glass, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Images of Rocky Mountain National Park.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Estes Park trip builder website.

Fly from Mesa Verde National Park to Estes Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. Expect a daytime high around 91°F in July, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Denver.

Things to do in Estes Park

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Aspen and Evergreen Gallery ©
Aspen and Evergreen Gallery
Images of Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Images of Rocky Mountain National Park
Mountain Blown Glass ©
Mountain Blown Glass

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Denver

Denver ©

Mile-High City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): see the sky in a new way at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens, then explore the world behind art at Denver Art Museum, and finally take a stroll through 16th Street Mall.

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Traveling by car from Estes Park to Denver takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Denver can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Shopping · Childrens Museums · Neighborhoods
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Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
16th Street Mall ©
16th Street Mall
Denver Art Museum ©
Denver Art Museum

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