10 days in Colorado Itinerary

10 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Breckenridge
— 1 night
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Cortez
— 2 nights
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Ouray
— 2 nights
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Pagosa Springs
— 2 nights
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Alamosa
— 1 night

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Breckenridge

Breckenridge ©

Colorado's Kingdom

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 14th (Sat), fly down the slopes at Keystone Resort and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Breckenridge Bliss Massage Therapy. Keep things going the next day: get answers to all your questions at Breckenridge Welcome Center and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Samadhi Healing Arts Studio.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Breckenridge trip itinerary builder app.

New York City to Breckenridge is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from New York City in November, expect Breckenridge to be colder, temps between 34°F and 22°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Cortez.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Spas · Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

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Ski Area
Keystone Resort
4.3

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Cortez

Cortez ©
As the closest town to a national park known for its archeological dwellings, Cortez sits along ancient trails that native Puebloan tribes have used for millennia.
On the 16th (Mon), explore the ancient world of Spruce Tree House, explore the ancient world of Long House, and then explore the ancient world of Yucca House National Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Tue): delve into the distant past at Hovenweep National Monument.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Cortez trip planning app.

Explore your travel options from Breckenridge to Cortez with the Route module. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from Breckenridge in November: highs in Cortez hover around 55°F, while lows dip to 24°F. On the 17th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Ouray.

Things to do in Cortez

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

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Must see
Long House
4.8

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Ouray

Ouray ©
Ouray is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Ouray County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of San Juan County Historical Society, take a memorable drive along Animas Forks, and then sample the fine beverages at Trail Town Still. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Last Chance Mine and then examine the collection at Creede Underground Mining Museum.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Ouray trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cortez to Ouray takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Cortez in November, you will find days in Ouray are slightly colder (45°F), and nights are about the same (27°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Pagosa Springs.

Things to do in Ouray

Historic Sites · Scenic Drive · Museums · Outdoors

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Distillery
Trail Town Still
4.7

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Pagosa Springs

Pagosa Springs ©
Pagosa Springs is a municipality that is the county seat of, and the only incorporated municipality in, Archuleta County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Chimney Rock National Monument, then get a taste of the local shopping with Fred Harman Art Museum, and then relax and rejuvenate at All About You Day Spa & Oxygen Bar. Keep things going the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at Overlook Hot Springs Spa and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Healing Waters Resort and Spa.

You can plan Pagosa Springs trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by car from Ouray to Pagosa Springs takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In November, daily temperatures in Pagosa Springs can reach 49°F, while at night they dip to 24°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Alamosa.

Things to do in Pagosa Springs

Spas · Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

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Alamosa

Alamosa ©
Alamosa is a city under Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Alamosa County, Colorado, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Zapata Falls. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): examine the collection at Fort Garland Museum and Cultural Center, then take in nature's colorful creations at Mother Mary's Garden, then sample the tasty concoctions at San Luis Valley Brewing Company, and finally admire the sheer force of Zapata Falls.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Alamosa trip planner.

You can drive from Pagosa Springs to Alamosa in 2 hours. Traveling from Pagosa Springs in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Alamosa, with lows of 14°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Alamosa

Parks · Nature · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums

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