6 days in Southeast Colorado Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Pueblo
— 3 nights
Drive
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La Junta
— 1 night
Drive to Denver International Airport, Fly to Frankfurt

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Pueblo — 3 nights

Pueblo is known for outdoors, museums, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: head outdoors with Historic Arkansas Riverwalk of Pueblo, get to know the resident critters at Pueblo Zoo, tour or see a show at Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center, and walk around City Park.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Pueblo road trip planner.

Frankfurt, Germany to Pueblo is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Frankfurt to Pueblo. While traveling from Frankfurt, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Pueblo, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to La Junta.
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Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors

La Junta — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site, then see the interesting displays at Koshare Indian Museum, and then take in breathtaking views at Picketwire Canyonlands.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our La Junta trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Pueblo to La Junta by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in La Junta can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
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Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites