6 days in Colorado Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Itinerary

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6 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Pasco
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
1
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Buena Vista
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Aspen
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Dillon
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Pasco

2
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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get your game on at Battlefield Colorado and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Colorado Springs trip itinerary planner .

Pasco to Colorado Springs is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Pasco to Colorado Springs. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Pasco in August: highs in Colorado Springs hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Buena Vista.

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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
River Rafting & Tubing
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain ©
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain

1
night
Buena Vista

The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): walk around Riverside Park, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and then see a world frozen in time at Winfield.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Buena Vista visit planner .

Getting from Colorado Springs to Buena Vista by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Colorado Springs in August, expect Buena Vista to be slightly colder, temps between 77°F and 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Buena Vista

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Riverside Park
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River Rafting & Tubing
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park

1
night
Aspen

Aspen ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Maroon Bells.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Aspen trip tool .

Drive from Buena Vista to Aspen in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Aspen can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Dillon.

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Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells

1
night
Dillon

Dillon ©
The Town of Dillon is a Home Rule Municipality in Summit County, Colorado, United States. On the 19th (Mon), make a trip to Ice Castles and then trek along Herman Gulch Trail.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Dillon online sightseeing planner .

Getting from Aspen to Dillon by car takes about 2.5 hours. When traveling from Aspen in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Dillon: temperatures range from 62°F by day to 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

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Ice Castles ©
Ice Castles

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