6 days in Colorado Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Itinerary

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6 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Denver
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Colorado Springs
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Estes Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Denver
— Few hours
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Atlanta

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Larimer Square. Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Larimer Square.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Denver trip generator.

Atlanta to Denver is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Atlanta in June since evenings lows in Denver dip to 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to catcht the bus to Colorado Springs.

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cripple Creek Heritage and Information Center, Pikes Peak - America's Mountain and Manitou Cliff Dwellings. There's more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Garden of the Gods and Head underground at Cave of the Winds.

For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs trip itinerary builder.

Take a bus from Denver to Colorado Springs in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. June in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 53°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Estes Park.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, Cripple Creek Heritage and Information Center
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
Red Rock Canyon Open Space ©
Red Rock Canyon Open Space

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night
Estes Park

Estes Park ©
More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lily Lake as well as Alpine Visitor Center. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): get all the information you need at Alpine Visitor Center and then explore the activities along Lily Lake.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Estes Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Estes Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi. In June in Estes Park, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 54°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Denver.

Things to do in Estes Park

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Rocky Mountain National Park
Highlights from your plan
Lily Lake ©
Lily Lake
Alpine Visitor Center ©
Alpine Visitor Center

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Denver

Denver
To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Denver travel planner.

Drive from Estes Park to Denver in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. On the 24th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors Parks Tours

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