4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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4 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Tulsa
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Aspen
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Tulsa

1
night
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
On the 27th (Sat), have some family-friendly fun at Battlefield Colorado and then have fun at CityRock Climbing Center. On the next day, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Garden of the Gods, and then explore the striking landscape at Red Rock Canyon.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Colorado Springs trip itinerary planner.

Tulsa to Colorado Springs is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Tulsa in April, expect Colorado Springs to be slightly colder, temps between 60°F and 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel to Aspen.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Fun & Games Zoos & Aquariums
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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Battlefield Colorado ©
Battlefield Colorado

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Aspen Snowmass and then explore and take pictures at The John Denver Sanctuary. Keep things going the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Buttermilk Mountain.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Aspen trip planning tool .

Fly from Colorado Springs to Aspen in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Colorado Springs in April: high temperatures in Aspen hover around 53°F and lows are around 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Aspen Snowmass
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Aspen Snowmass ©
Aspen Snowmass
The John Denver Sanctuary
The John Denver Sanctuary

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