6 days in Colorado Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Breckenridge
— 1 night
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Denver
— 1 night
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Rocky Mountain National Park
— 2 nights

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Breckenridge

Breckenridge ©

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.
On the 18th (Thu), look for gifts at Breckenridge Hat Company, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Peak 9, and then mingle with the ghosts of the past at South Park City Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): hit the slopes at Blue River Sports, stop by Alpine Sports, get your game on at Ready Paint Fire!, then stop by Olive Fusion, and finally look for gifts at Breck Wine and Cheese.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Breckenridge day trip planning website.

New York City to Breckenridge is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Breckenridge is minus 2 hours. When traveling from New York City in February, plan for colder days in Breckenridge, with highs around 26°F, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 15°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Denver.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Shopping · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

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Must see
Blue River Sports
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Alpine Sports
4.4

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Molly Brown House Museum, then stop by Canvas and Cocktails, then walk around Four Mile Historic Park, and finally look for gifts at Dardano's Shoes.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Denver visit website.

You can drive from Breckenridge to Denver in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Breckenridge in February; daily highs in Denver reach 45°F and lows reach 21°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Denver

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Historic Site
Molly Brown House Museum
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Historic Site
Four Mile Historic Park
4.1
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Canvas and Cocktails
4.7

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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 21st (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Emerald Lake Trail and then contemplate the long history of Holzwarth Historic Site. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Moraine Park Museum, trek along Adams Falls Trail, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Sage Massage Therapy & Acupuncture.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Rocky Mountain National Park tour itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Denver to Rocky Mountain National Park in 2 hours. While traveling from Denver, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Rocky Mountain National Park, ranging from highs of 51°F to lows of 22°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Trails · Outdoors · Parks · Spas

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Hiking Trail
Emerald Lake Trail
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Hiking Trail
Adams Falls Trail
4.6

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