5 days in Colorado Itinerary

5 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Denver
— 1 night
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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
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Aspen
— 2 nights

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Denver

Denver ©

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.
On the 27th (Fri), see where the action happens at Coors Field and then take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens.

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

Amarillo to Denver is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Amarillo in November; daily highs in Denver reach 54°F and lows reach 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Parks · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your trip
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Arena / Stadium
Coors Field
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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and then walk around Garden of the Gods.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Colorado Springs online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Denver to Colorado Springs takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. In November, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach 55°F, while at night they dip to 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your trip

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Aspen

Aspen ©

Rocky Mountain High

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.
Step out of Aspen with an excursion to Thermal Spas in Glenwood Springs--about 58 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take a memorable drive along Independence Pass, take in the awesome beauty at Maroon Bells, stop by Snowmass Sports, and pause for some photo ops at The John Denver Sanctuary.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Aspen trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Aspen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Colorado Springs in November: high temperatures in Aspen hover around 47°F and lows are around 20°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks · Nature · Spas · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Maroon Bells
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Scenic Drive
Independence Pass
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Thermal Spa
Thermal Spas
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