6 days in Santa Fe & Colorado Itinerary

6 days in Santa Fe & Colorado Itinerary

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Santa Fe
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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
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Estes Park
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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
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Salida
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Mosca
— Few hours
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Pagosa Springs
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Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©

City Different

Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): examine the collection at The Harrell House Bug Museum.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Santa Fe attractions site.

Las Cruces to Santa Fe is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Las Cruces in November, with highs in Santa Fe at 54°F and lows at 29°F. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Santa Fe

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The Harrell House Bug Museum ©
The Harrell House Bug Museum

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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 26th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Bear Creek Nature Center, get a dose of the wild on Colorado Wolf Adventures, and then explore the world behind art at Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Colorado Springs trip site.

You can drive from Santa Fe to Colorado Springs in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach 55°F, while at night they dip to 27°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Estes Park.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

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Bear Creek Nature Center ©
Bear Creek Nature Center

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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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): see exotic creatures in open habitats at Estes Park Guided Tours, then explore the striking landscape at Kruger Rock, then admire the verdant scenery at Many Parks Curve Overlook, and finally sample the fine beverages at Dancing Pines Distillery.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Estes Park online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Colorado Springs to Estes Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi; or fly. In November, daytime highs in Estes Park are 57°F, while nighttime lows are 27°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Estes Park

Nature · Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Estes Park Guided Tours ©
Estes Park Guided Tours
Many Parks Curve Overlook ©
Many Parks Curve Overlook
Dancing Pines Distillery ©
Dancing Pines Distillery

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs
To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Colorado Springs tour planning app.

You can drive from Estes Park to Colorado Springs in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus; or fly. On the 28th (Sat), you're off to Salida.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Nightlife · Tours

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Salida

Salida
The City of Salida is a Statutory City that is the county seat and most populous city of Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Salida trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Salida takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. November in Salida sees daily highs of 52°F and lows of 27°F at night. On the 28th (Sat), you're off to Mosca.

Things to do in Salida

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

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Mosca

Mosca
Mosca is an unincorporated community and a U.S. For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Mosca itinerary planner.

You can drive from Salida to Mosca in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Salida in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Mosca, with lows of 14°F. On the 28th (Sat), you'll travel to Pagosa Springs.

Things to do in Mosca

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

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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 28th (Sat), take in the dramatic scenery at Piedra Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: fly down the slopes at Wolf Creek Ski Resort.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Pagosa Springs road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Mosca to Pagosa Springs takes 2 hours. Traveling from Mosca in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Pagosa Springs, with lows of 24°F. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Pagosa Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature
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Piedra Falls ©
Piedra Falls
Wolf Creek Ski Resort ©
Wolf Creek Ski Resort

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