7 days in Colorado Itinerary

7 days in Colorado Itinerary

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7 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Warrensburg
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6​h
1
Estes Park
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Buena Vista
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Colorado Springs
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6​h
End: Warrensburg

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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Estes Park trip tool .

Warrensburg to Estes Park is an approximately 6-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Warrensburg to Estes Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Warrensburg in August, expect nights in Estes Park to be slightly colder, around 56°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 89°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Buena Vista.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Horseback Riding Tours

1
night
Buena Vista

The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. On the 29th (Sat), view the masterpieces at Two Wild Sisters, then see Off-Road Tours, and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Buena Vista online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Estes Park to Buena Vista takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and car. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Estes Park in August: high temperatures in Buena Vista hover around 77°F and lows are around 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Buena Vista

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Two Wild Sisters
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Climbing Tours
Two Wild Sisters ©
Two Wild Sisters

4
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Colorado Springs: Denver (Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Denver Botanic Gardens, & more). There's lots more to do: stroll around Garden of the Gods, explore the historical opulence of Miramont Castle Museum, expand your understanding of the military at United States Air Force Academy, and take in the exciting artwork at Commonwheel Artists Co-op.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Buena Vista to Colorado Springs in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Buena Vista in August; daily highs in Colorado Springs reach 83°F and lows reach 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, Denver
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain ©
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

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