4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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4 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  4​h
1
Colorado Springs
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h
2
Rocky Mountain National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
3
Aspen
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Dallas

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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and then identify plant and animal life at Garden of the Gods.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs holiday app .

Dallas to Colorado Springs is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Dallas to Colorado Springs, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Dallas, expect a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Colorado Springs, ranging from highs of 55°F to lows of 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

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

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night
Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
On the 15th (Thu), explore the activities along Bear Lake, then take a memorable drive along Trail Ridge Road, and then take some stellar pictures from Farview Curve Overlook.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Rocky Mountain National Park journey builder website .

You can drive from Colorado Springs to Rocky Mountain National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In November, plan for daily highs up to 57°F, and evening lows to 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks Scenic Drive Outdoors
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Bear Lake ©
Bear Lake
Farview Curve Overlook ©
Farview Curve Overlook

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 16th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Maroon Bells. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Maroon Lake Scenic Trail and then explore and take pictures at Independence Pass.

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Traveling by car from Rocky Mountain National Park to Aspen takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car, bus, and flight. In November, Aspen is a bit cooler than Rocky Mountain National Park - with highs of 47°F and lows of 20°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail ©
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail

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