6 days in Colorado Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Itinerary

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6 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Pittsburgh
Fly:  4​h
1
Denver
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h
2
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
+3
shuttle + foot + Fly + taxi:  4​h
3
Steamboat Springs
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Pittsburgh

2
nights
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 Downtown Aquarium as well as Coors Field. Attractions like Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and Denver Zoo make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of Denver with an excursion to Pike's Peak - America's Mountain in Colorado Springs--about 2h 15 min away. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through 16th Street Mall.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Denver travel route planner .

Pittsburgh to Denver is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Pittsburgh to Denver. Traveling from Pittsburgh in April, plan for a bit cooler nights in Denver, with lows around 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to catcht the bus to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors

Side Trip

Colorado Springs
Highlights from your plan
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain ©
Denver Zoo ©
Denver Zoo

1
night
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.
To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs attractions site .

Getting from Denver to Colorado Springs by bus takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Steamboat Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Fun & Games
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Battlefield Colorado ©
Battlefield Colorado

2
nights
Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs ©
An internationally known ski resort, Steamboat Springs sits in the shadow of Mount Werner in north central Colorado.
For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Steamboat Springs sightseeing planner .

You can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and taxi from Colorado Springs to Steamboat Springs in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Colorado Springs in April; daily highs in Steamboat Springs reach 52°F and lows reach 28°F. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Steamboat Ski Resort ©
Steamboat Ski Resort
Fish Creek Falls ©
Fish Creek Falls

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