7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Boston
+2
Fly + Shuttle + Bus:  8 h 30 min
1
Breckenridge
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
2
Rocky Mountain National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Manitou Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  15 min
4
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h
End: Boston

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night
Breckenridge

Breckenridge ©
Founded in 1859 as part of the Gold Rush in the Rockies, Breckenridge boasts a main street lined with colorful wooden storefronts housing cafes and shops, giving the effect of a thriving western town from the 19th century.
On the 10th (Wed), take a memorable drive along Boreas Pass Road, then don't miss a visit to Main Street, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Epic Discovery at Breck, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Broken Compass Brewery & Tap House.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Breckenridge attractions planner.

Boston to Breckenridge is an approximately 8.5- hour combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Boston to Breckenridge due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Boston in June, expect Breckenridge to be slightly colder, temps between 60°F and 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Outdoors Parks Scenic Drive
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Epic Discovery at Breck ©
Epic Discovery at Breck

1
night
Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): see Off-Road Tours, then appreciate the views at Many Parks Curve Overlook, then cruise along Trail Ridge Road, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Chasm Falls.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Rocky Mountain National Park trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Breckenridge to Rocky Mountain National Park in 3 hours. Traveling from Breckenridge in June, expect nights in Rocky Mountain National Park to be somewhat warmer, around 54°F, while days are much hotter, around 87°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Outdoors Tours Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Off-Road Tours
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Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Off-Road Tours
Many Parks Curve Overlook ©
Many Parks Curve Overlook

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night
Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs ©
Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, then contemplate the waterfront views at Manitou Springs Incline, and then get your game on at Arcade Amusements, Inc.

Discover how to plan a Manitou Springs trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Rocky Mountain National Park to Manitou Springs in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park in June, plan for slightly colder days in Manitou Springs, with highs around 80°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Trails Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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Manitou Springs Incline ©
Manitou Springs Incline
Arcade Amusements, Inc ©
Arcade Amusements, Inc
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop ©
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop

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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Colorado Springs: Denver (Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Denver Botanic Gardens, &more). There's still lots to do: walk around Garden of the Gods, deepen your knowledge of military history at United States Air Force Academy, have some family-friendly fun at Battlefield Colorado, and stop by Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory.

To find more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Colorado Springs vacation planner.

Colorado Springs is just a stone's throw from Manitou Springs. June in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Denver
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
United States Air Force Academy ©
United States Air Force Academy

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