7 days in Bentonville & Colorado's Front Range Itinerary

7 days in Bentonville & Colorado's Front Range Itinerary

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Drive
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Bentonville
— 1 night
Fly
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Estes Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Greeley
— 2 nights
Drive to Denver International Airport, Fly to Joplin Regional Airport

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Bentonville

Primarily known as the home of Walmart’s corporate headquarters, Bentonville embodies small-town America.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Museum of Native American History, then look for gifts at The Spice & Tea Exchange, then admire the masterpieces at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, and finally make a trip to The Buckyball. Keep things going the next day: witness the site of a historic battle at Pea Ridge National Military Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel, then trek along Slaughter Pen Hollow Multi-Use Trail System, then walk around Bentonville Town Square, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Walmart Museum.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Bentonville online holiday planner.

Joplin to Bentonville is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. September in Bentonville sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 62°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Estes Park.

Things to do in Bentonville

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

3
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Estes Park

More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Estes Park: Pearl Street Mall (in Boulder) and Trail Ridge Road (in Rocky Mountain National Park). Next up on the itinerary: see Off-Road Tours, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, view the masterpieces at Images of Rocky Mountain National Park, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Estes Park day trip tool.

You can fly from Bentonville to Estes Park in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Bentonville to Estes Park is minus 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Bentonville in September since evenings lows in Estes Park dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to Greeley.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

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Greeley

The City of Greeley is the Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Weld County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): grab your bike and head to Poudre Trail, indulge your thirst for a good beer at New Belgium Brewing Company, then take in nature's colorful creations at Annual Flower Trial Garden, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Benson Park Sculpture Garden.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Greeley tour itinerary tool.

You can drive from Estes Park to Greeley in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Greeley can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. On the 25th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Greeley

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips