6 days in Southeast Colorado Itinerary

6 days in Southeast Colorado Itinerary

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Fly to City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport, Drive to Pueblo
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Pueblo
— 3 nights
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Trinidad
— 1 night
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La Junta
— 1 night
Drive to Denver International Airport, Fly to Kansas City International Airport

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Pueblo

Pueblo is a home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Pueblo County, Colorado, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Museum Of Friends (in Walsenburg) and Highway of Legends Scenic Byway (in La Veta). There's much more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum, make a trip to Heroes Plaza - National Medal of Honor Memorial, see the interesting displays at Steelworks Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Pueblo Heritage Museum.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Pueblo route builder site.

Kansas City to Pueblo is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Kansas City to Pueblo is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Kansas City in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Pueblo, with lows of 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Trinidad.

Things to do in Pueblo

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

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Trinidad

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 17th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Trinidad History Museum, walk around Trinidad Lake State Park, then take in the awesome beauty at Simpson's Rest, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Dodgeton Creek Brewing Company.

For where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Trinidad online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Pueblo to Trinidad in 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to La Junta.

Things to do in Trinidad

Nature · Parks · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries
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Trinidad History Museum ©
History Museum
Trinidad History Museum
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La Junta

La Junta is the city that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Otero County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): take in breathtaking views at Vogel Canyon and then steep yourself in history at Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the La Junta trip planner.

Traveling by car from Trinidad to La Junta takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in La Junta can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in La Junta

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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