5 days in Denver Itinerary

5 days in Denver Itinerary

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Denver
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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cave of the Winds Mountain Park (in Manitou Springs), Colorado Springs (Cheyenne Mountain Zoo & Garden of the Gods) and Estes Park (Spas & Horseback Riding Tours). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens, meet the residents at Denver Zoo, contemplate the long history of Molly Brown House Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity United Methodist Church.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Denver attractions planner.

In May, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Colorado Springs, Estes Park, Pearl Street Mall, Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

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