6 days in United States Itinerary

6 days in United States Itinerary

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6 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Arlington
Drive:  8​h
1
Canyon
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
Fort Garland
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Breckenridge
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  13​h 30​min
End: Arlington

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night
Canyon

Canyon ©
Canyon is a city in, and the county seat of, Randall County, Texas, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes TEXAS Outdoor Musical as well as Palo Duro Canyon State Park. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Lighthouse Trail, immerse yourself in nature at Palo Duro Canyon State Park, and then take in a show at TEXAS Outdoor Musical.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Canyon online holiday maker .

Arlington to Canyon is an approximately 2-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Arlington in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Canyon, with lows around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Fort Garland.

Things to do in Canyon

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Palo Duro Canyon State Park ©
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
TEXAS Outdoor Musical ©
TEXAS Outdoor Musical

1
night
Fort Garland

Fort Garland ©
Fort Garland, Colorado, United States, was designed to house two companies of soldiers to protect settlers in the San Luis Valley, then in the Territory of New Mexico. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Royal Gorge Route Railroad as well as Great Sand Dunes National Park. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): explore the fascinating landscape at Great Sand Dunes National Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Fort Garland day trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Canyon to Fort Garland takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Canyon to Fort Garland, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Canyon in July, expect Fort Garland to be much colder, temps between 70°F and 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Breckenridge.

Things to do in Fort Garland

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Royal Gorge Route Railroad, Great Sand Dunes National Park
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Great Sand Dunes National Park ©
Great Sand Dunes National Park
Royal Gorge Route Railroad ©
Royal Gorge Route Railroad

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nights
Breckenridge

Breckenridge ©
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.
Quandary Peak has been added to your itinerary.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Breckenridge trip maker site .

Traveling by car from Fort Garland to Breckenridge takes 3.5 hours. When traveling from Fort Garland in July, plan for slightly colder days in Breckenridge, with highs around 65°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Outdoors
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Quandary Peak ©
Quandary Peak

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night
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.
Garden of the Gods has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): stroll around Garden of the Gods and then examine the collection at Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Colorado Springs travel route site .

Traveling by car from Breckenridge to Colorado Springs takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. When traveling from Breckenridge in July, plan for much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Colorado Springs: temperatures range from 86°F by day to 58°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Museums

Side Trip

Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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