5 days in Colorado Itinerary

5 days in Colorado Itinerary

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5 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Pittsburgh
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Denver
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Colorado Springs
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h
End: Pittsburgh

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Denver

Denver ©
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 6th (Mon): go for a walk through Pike's Peak - America's Mountain.

To see maps and more tourist information, read Denver trip itinerary app .

Pittsburgh to Denver is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Pittsburgh to Denver is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Pittsburgh in April, expect little chillier with lows of 34°F in Denver. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Trails Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Pike's Peak - America's Mountain
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Pike's Peak - America's Mountain ©

4
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Manitou Cliff Dwellings as well as Penrose Heritage Museum. Attractions like Garden of the Gods and Cheyenne Mountain Zoo make great kid-friendly stops. Go for a jaunt from Colorado Springs to Denver to see Denver Zoo about 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, deepen your understanding at United States Air Force Academy, and examine the collection at Miramont Castle Museum.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs online route planner .

Traveling by bus from Denver to Colorado Springs takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April in Colorado Springs, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 33°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, Denver Zoo
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park

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