6 days in United States Itinerary

6 days in United States Itinerary

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Denver
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Vail
— 1 night
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Breckenridge
— 2 nights
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Boulder
— 1 night

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Denver

Denver ©

Mile-High City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): get to know the resident critters at Denver Zoo and then admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Fri): catch a live event at Coors Field, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Coors Brewery, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Denver road trip tool.

Charlotte to Denver is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Charlotte to Denver. Traveling from Charlotte in May, expect Denver to be a bit cooler, temps between 66°F and 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can go by car to Vail.

Things to do in Denver

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Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Coors Field ©
Coors Field
Denver Zoo ©
Denver Zoo

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Vail

Vail ©

Western White House of President Gerald Ford

Originally built as a base for Vail Ski Resort, the town of Vail has blossomed into its own destination, but still has less than 6,000 permanent residents.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): hit the slopes at Vail Mountain Resort.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Vail trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Denver to Vail takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Denver in May, plan for colder days in Vail, with highs around 44°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Breckenridge.

Things to do in Vail

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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Vail Mountain Resort ©
Vail Mountain Resort

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Breckenridge

Breckenridge ©

Colorado's Kingdom

Founded in 1859 as part of the Gold Rush in the Rockies, Breckenridge boasts a main street lined with colorful wooden storefronts housing cafes and shops, giving the effect of a thriving western town from the 19th century.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): hit the slopes at Breckenridge Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Main Street, then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, then go for a walk through Vail Pass Path, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Broken Compass Brewery & Tap House.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Breckenridge trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Vail to Breckenridge takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Breckenridge are 60°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Boulder.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

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Breckenridge Ski Resort ©
Breckenridge Ski Resort
Vail Pass Path ©
Vail Pass Path
River Rafting & Tubing

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Boulder

Boulder ©

Berkeley of the Rockies

Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder is a busy college town known for its progressive values and natural resource conservation.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): shop like a local with Pearl Street Mall and then take in the dramatic natural features at Flatirons.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Boulder travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Breckenridge to Boulder takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Breckenridge in June, plan for much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Boulder: temperatures range from 83°F by day to 56°F at night. On the 4th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boulder

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Flatirons ©
Flatirons
Pearl Street Mall ©
Pearl Street Mall

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