6 days in Southeast Colorado Itinerary

6 days in Southeast Colorado Itinerary

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La Junta
— 1 night
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Trinidad
— 1 night
Drive
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Pueblo
— 3 nights
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La Junta — 1 night

La Junta is the city that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Otero County, Colorado, United States. On the 26th (Thu), take in breathtaking views at Picketwire Canyonlands. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site and then examine the collection at Koshare Indian Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our La Junta tour itinerary planner.

New York City to La Junta is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to La Junta due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New York City in May: highs in La Junta hover around 76°F, while lows dip to 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Trinidad.
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Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums

Trinidad — 1 night

Trinidad is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Las Animas County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): explore the world behind art at A. R. Mitchell Memorial Museum of Western Art, look for gifts at Purgatorie River Trading Company, and then stroll around Trinidad Lake State Park.

Plan a Trinidad trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from La Junta to Trinidad takes 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Trinidad can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Pueblo.
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Nature · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Pueblo — 3 nights

Pueblo is a home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Pueblo County, Colorado, United States. Pueblo is known for museums, outdoors, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: head outdoors with Historic Arkansas Riverwalk of Pueblo, stroll around City Park, explore the galleries of Rosemount Museum, and meet the residents at Pueblo Zoo.

Start your trip to Pueblo by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Trinidad to Pueblo in 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Tue) to allow time for the flight back home.
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Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites