6 days in Colorado Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Itinerary

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6 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Orlando, Florida
Fly + Drive:  9 h
1
Mosca
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
3
Pagosa Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
4
Cortez
— 3 nights
Fly:  8 h 30 min
End: Orlando, Florida

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Mosca

Mosca
Mosca is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Find out how to plan Mosca trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Orlando to Mosca is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Orlando to Mosca, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Orlando in November, things will get cooler in Mosca: highs are around 51°F and lows about 14°F. On the 1st (Thu), you're off toColorado Springs.

Things to do in Mosca

Parks Nature Outdoors

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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.
On the 2nd (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at North Cheyenne Canon Park and Starsmore Discovery Center, then explore the striking landscape at Garden of the Gods, and then explore the historical opulence of Glen Eyrie Castle.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs travel route planner.

You can drive from Mosca to Colorado Springs in 3 hours. Traveling from Mosca in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Colorado Springs, with lows of 27°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Pagosa Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Glen Eyrie Castle ©
Glen Eyrie Castle
North Cheyenne Canon Park ©
North Cheyenne Canon Park

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Pagosa Springs

Pagosa Springs ©
Pagosa Springs is a municipality that is the county seat of, and the only incorporated municipality in, Archuleta County, Colorado, United States. On the 3rd (Sat), view the masterpieces at Two Old Crows, admire the sheer force of Treasure Falls, then look for gifts at Lantern Dancer, and finally take in the natural beauty of The Springs Resort & Spa.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Pagosa Springs online route planner .

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Pagosa Springs takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. While traveling from Colorado Springs, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Pagosa Springs, ranging from highs of 49°F to lows of 24°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Cortez.

Things to do in Pagosa Springs

Nature Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Springs Resort & Spa ©
The Springs Resort & Spa
Two Old Crows ©
Two Old Crows

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Cortez

Cortez ©
As the closest town to a national park known for its archeological dwellings, Cortez sits along ancient trails that native Puebloan tribes have used for millennia.
On the 4th (Sun), explore the ancient world of Spruce Tree House, delve into the distant past at Balcony House, and then explore the ancient world of Cliff Palace. On the 5th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Rio Grande Southern Railroad Museum., then take an in-depth tour of The Anasazi Heritage Center, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hovenweep National Monument.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Cortez trip builder website .

Drive from Pagosa Springs to Cortez in 2 hours. When traveling from Pagosa Springs in November, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Cortez: temperatures range from 55°F by day to 24°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Cortez

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Mesa Verde National Park, Dolores
Highlights from your plan
Spruce Tree House ©
Spruce Tree House
Hovenweep National Monument ©
Hovenweep National Monument
The Anasazi Heritage Center ©
The Anasazi Heritage Center

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