7 days in Denver, Pueblo & Colorado Springs Itinerary

7 days in Denver, Pueblo & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Denver
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Pueblo
— 2 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
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Denver
— 1 night
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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes 16th Street Mall, Dark Side of Denver Ghost Tours and Denver Museum of Nature & Science. On the 6th (Wed), engage your brain at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, then take a stroll through 16th Street Mall, and then take in the local highlights with Dark Side of Denver Ghost Tours.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Denver travel tool.

Philadelphia to Denver is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and subway. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Philadelphia in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Denver, with lows of 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Pueblo.

Things to do in Denver

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums

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Pueblo

Pueblo is a home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Pueblo County, Colorado, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Royal Gorge Route Railroad.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Pueblo itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Denver to Pueblo in 2 hours. When traveling from Denver in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Pueblo, with highs around 73°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Pueblo

Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take a memorable drive along Pikes Peak - America's Mountain, then stroll around Garden of the Gods, and then get to know the fascinating history of Old Colorado City. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Manitou Cliff Dwellings and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Colorado Springs online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Pueblo to Colorado Springs takes an hour. When traveling from Pueblo in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Colorado Springs: temperatures range from 67°F by day to 39°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Historic Sites · Scenic Drive · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Denver

Mile-High City

You've now added Delicious Denver Food Tours to your itinerary. On the 11th (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens and then take in the local highlights with Delicious Denver Food Tours.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Denver trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Colorado Springs to Denver in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and train. You will leave for home on the 12th (Tue).

Things to do in Denver

Nightlife · Tours · Parks · Museums