7 days in Denver, Colorado Springs & Keystone Itinerary

7 days in Denver, Colorado Springs & Keystone Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Colorado trip itinerary planner

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Denver
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Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
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Keystone
— 1 night
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Denver
— 3 nights
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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.
For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Denver sightseeing planner.

Houston to Denver is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Houston to Denver due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Houston in November, plan for slightly colder days in Denver, with highs around 54°F, while nights are cooler with lows around 29°F. On the 19th (Thu), you'll travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nightlife

Colorado Springs

— 2 nights
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.
To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Colorado Springs tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Denver to Colorado Springs by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 55°F in November, and nighttime lows around 27°F. On the 21st (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Keystone.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Parks

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Keystone

— 1 night
Keystone is a census-designated place (CDP) in Summit County, Colorado, United States. You've now added Keystone Nordic Center to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: glide through natural beauty at Keystone Nordic Center.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Keystone travel route builder site.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Keystone takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a shuttle. When traveling from Colorado Springs in November, plan for colder days and a bit cooler nights in Keystone: temperatures range from 25°F by day to 14°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Denver.

Things to do in Keystone

Winter Sports · Outdoors
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Denver

— 3 nights

Mile-High City

Bring the kids along to Denver Museum of Nature & Science and Bear Lake. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Denver: Argo Mill and Tunnel (in Idaho Springs), Georgetown (Capital Prize Gold Mine Tour & Guanella Pass) and Estes Park (Images of Rocky Mountain National Park & Estes Park Guided Tours). See some other sides of Denver: steep yourself in history at Denver Union Station.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Denver trip planner.

Traveling by car from Keystone to Denver takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Keystone in November, expect nights in Denver to be somewhat warmer, around 29°F, while days are much hotter, around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Nature

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