4 days in Denver, Breckenridge & Boulder Itinerary

4 days in Denver, Breckenridge & Boulder Itinerary

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Denver
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Breckenridge
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Boulder
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Denver

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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Denver Union Station, then examine the collection at Molly Brown House Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of 16th Street Mall, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Trinity United Methodist Church. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Buffalo Bill Grave and Museum, then push the limits with Oxotic Supercar Driving Experience, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Denver road trip site.

Pittsburgh to Denver is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Pittsburgh to Denver, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Pittsburgh in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Denver, with lows around 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can go by car to Breckenridge.

Things to do in Denver

Side Trip

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Neighborhood
16th Street Mall
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Adrenaline / Extreme Tour
Oxotic Supercar Driving Experience
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Breckenridge

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Colorado's Kingdom

Founded in 1859 as part of the Gold Rush in the Rockies, Breckenridge boasts a main street lined with colorful wooden storefronts housing cafes and shops, giving the effect of a thriving western town from the 19th century.
Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Breckenridge trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Denver to Breckenridge takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and shuttle. When traveling from Denver in September, plan for colder days in Breckenridge, with highs around 58°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 43°F. On the 13th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Boulder.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Trails
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Boulder

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Berkeley of the Rockies

Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder is a busy college town known for its progressive values and natural resource conservation.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): browse the different shops at Pearl Street Mall.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Boulder trip maker app.

Getting from Breckenridge to Boulder by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Breckenridge in September; daily highs in Boulder reach 78°F and lows reach 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Boulder

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Wineries
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Geologic Formation
Flatirons
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Pearl Street Mall
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