9 days in Denver, Colorado Springs & Glenwood Springs Itinerary

9 days in Denver, Colorado Springs & Glenwood Springs Itinerary

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Denver
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Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
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Glenwood Springs
— 4 nights
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Denver

— 1 night

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.
Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Evans.

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Boston to Denver is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Boston to Denver due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Boston in June, expect nights in Denver to be slightly colder, around 55°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 83°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Parks · Shopping · Museums · Nature

Colorado Springs

— 3 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.
Colorado Springs is known for parks, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Garden of the Gods, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and admire the sheer force of The Broadmoor Seven Falls.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs travel planner.

You can drive from Denver to Colorado Springs in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. In June in Colorado Springs, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 54°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Glenwood Springs

— 4 nights
Glenwood Springs occupies a scenic location at the junction of the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork River, halfway between Vail and Aspen along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains.
Glenwood Springs is known for spas, adventure, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, boost your wellbeing at Iron Mountain Hot Springs, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rocky Mountains, and explore the activities along Hanging Lake.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Glenwood Springs trip maker website.

You can fly from Colorado Springs to Glenwood Springs in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Colorado Springs in June, things will get slightly colder in Glenwood Springs: highs are around 66°F and lows about 46°F. On the 27th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Parks · Nature · Spas · Tours

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