7 days in Colorado & Santa Fe Itinerary

7 days in Colorado & Santa Fe Itinerary

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Canon City
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Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve
— Few hours
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Santa Fe
— 4 nights
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Denver
— 1 night

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Canon City

Canon City ©

Climate Capital of Colorado

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Great Sand Dunes National Park as well as Bishop Castle. On the 24th (Wed), step into the grandiose world of Bishop Castle and then explore the fascinating landscape at Great Sand Dunes National Park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Canon City vacation maker.

Denver to Canon City is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and flight. In July, daily temperatures in Canon City can reach 90°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve.

Things to do in Canon City

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Bishop Castle
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Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve
For reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve trip itinerary app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Canon City to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve. Traveling from Canon City in July, things will get a bit cooler in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve: highs are around 83°F and lows about 48°F. You will leave for Santa Fe on the 25th (Thu).

Things to do in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

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Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©

City Different

Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Meow Wolf has been added to your itinerary.

To find ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Santa Fe road trip planning app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve to Santa Fe. Traveling from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Santa Fe, with lows around 60°F. On the 29th (Mon), you're off to Denver.
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Meow Wolf
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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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at History Colorado Center.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Denver trip planner.

You can fly from Santa Fe to Denver in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or take a bus. In July in Denver, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Highlights from your trip
History Museum
History Colorado Center
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