4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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4 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Colorado Springs
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Aspen
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Dallas

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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.
On the 21st (Sat), stroll around Garden of the Gods.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs trip builder website .

Dallas to Colorado Springs is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Dallas in December, you will find days in Colorado Springs are slightly colder (45°F), and nights are much colder (18°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Aspen.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Maroon Bells and Aspen Snowmass. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Aspen: Thermal Spas (in Glenwood Springs) and Marble Distilling Co. & The Distillery Inn (in Carbondale). The adventure continues: pause for some photo ops at The John Denver Sanctuary.

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Traveling by flight from Colorado Springs to Aspen takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Colorado Springs in December, with highs in Aspen at 35°F and lows at 10°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

Aspen Snowmass, Thermal Spas, Marble Distilling Co. & The Distillery Inn
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Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Thermal Spas
Aspen Snowmass ©
Aspen Snowmass

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