11 days in Colorado Itinerary

11 days in Colorado Itinerary

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1
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
2
Pueblo
— 2 nights
3
Breckenridge
— 3 nights
4
Denver
— 3 nights

1
night
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.
You've added Room Escape Games, Rainbow Trail, Phantom Canyon Brewing Co, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, get a taste of local nightlife at Judge Baldwin's Brewing Company, join in the after-dark buzz at Phantom Canyon Brewing Co, thentrek along Rainbow Trail, thensee the interesting displays at Penrose Heritage Museum, and finally get curious at Peterson Air & Space Museum. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, thenexplore the world behind art at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Colorado Springs vacation builder app.

Denver to Colorado Springs is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Pueblo.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Nightlife Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Rainbow Trail, Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center
Highlights from your plan
Penrose Heritage Museum ©
Penrose Heritage Museum
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center ©
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum ©
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum

2
nights
Pueblo

Pueblo ©
Pueblo is a home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Pueblo County, Colorado, United States. You've added Pueblo Zoo, The Senate Bar & Grill, Pueblo Railway Museum, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): contemplate the long history of Rosemount Museum, thenexamine the collection at Pueblo Railway Museum, thenlearn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Pueblo Zoo, and finally get a taste of local nightlife at The Senate Bar & Grill. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center, take in the awesome beauty at Wet Mountains, and then explore the historical opulence of Bishop Castle.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Pueblo travel route builder tool.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Pueblo takes an hour. In December, daily temperatures in Pueblo can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Breckenridge.

Things to do in Pueblo

Museums Parks Nightlife

Side Trips

Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center, Bishop Castle
Highlights from your plan
Rosemount Museum ©
Rosemount Museum
Bishop Castle ©
Bishop Castle
Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum ©
Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum

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nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Barney Ford Victorian House and Georgetown Firefighting Museum. Get in touch with nature at Loveland Ski Area and Blue River Sports. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Breckenridge: Hotel de Paris Museum (in Georgetown) and Vail / Beaver Creek Resort (in Vail). The adventure continues: fly down the slopes at Frisco Adventure Park, ski along the peaceful trails at Breckenridge Nordic Center, have some family-friendly fun at Tumble Bubbles, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Breckenridge route planner.

Getting from Pueblo to Breckenridge by car takes about 3 hours. While traveling from Pueblo, expect cooler days and about the same nights in Breckenridge, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Denver.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Georgetown, Vail / Beaver Creek Resort, Frisco Adventure Park
Highlights from your plan
Breckenridge Nordic Center ©
Breckenridge Nordic Center
Loveland Ski Area ©
Loveland Ski Area
Frisco Adventure Park ©
Frisco Adventure Park

3
nights
Denver

Denver ©
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum and Clyfford Still Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore American Museum of Western Art and Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Denver: Swetsville Zoo (in Timnath) and Roxborough State Park (in Littleton). There's still lots to do: engage your brain at Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity United Methodist Church, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Tour, and take an in-depth tour of Golden History Museum & Park.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Denver visit planner.

Drive from Breckenridge to Denver in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Breckenridge in December: highs in Denver hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Swetsville Zoo, Roxborough State Park, Golden History Museum & Park, Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center
Highlights from your plan
Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum ©
Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum
Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center ©
Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center
Swetsville Zoo ©
Swetsville Zoo

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