4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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4 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: San Antonio
Fly + taxi:  5​h
1
Canon City
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Buena Vista
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Aspen
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: San Antonio

few
hours
Canon City

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Canon City tour planning website .

San Antonio to Canon City is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and taxi; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from San Antonio to Canon City is minus 1 hour. Traveling from San Antonio in June, Canon City is little chillier at night with lows of 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can drive to Buena Vista.

Things to do in Canon City

Outdoors Adventure Tours
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing

1
night
Buena Vista

The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): get outside with Four Mile Recreation Area and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find out how to plan a trip to Buena Vista, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Canon City to Buena Vista in 2 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Canon City in June; daily highs in Buena Vista reach 79°F and lows reach 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Buena Vista

Outdoors Adventure Tours
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing

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 2nd (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Maroon Bells. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed): stroll around The John Denver Sanctuary and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Aspen planner .

Getting from Buena Vista to Aspen by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Aspen can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
River Rafting & Tubing
The John Denver Sanctuary
The John Denver Sanctuary

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