11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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Denver
— Few hours
2
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
3
Canon City
— Few hours
4
Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park
— 3 nights
5
Durango
— 3 nights
6
Taos
— 1 night
7
Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve
— Few hours
8
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights

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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.
For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Denver online itinerary planner.

Greenville to Denver is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. Traveling from Greenville to Denver, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Greenville in June: high temperatures in Denver hover around °F and lows are around °F. On the 3rd (Wed), you're off to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors Parks Tours

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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 now added Helen Hunt Falls to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): admire the sheer force of Helen Hunt Falls.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs online trip builder.

Drive from Denver to Colorado Springs in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Canon City.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Nature
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Helen Hunt Falls ©
Helen Hunt Falls

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Canon City

Canon City ©
Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Royal Gorge Bridge and Park. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): take a memorable ride with Royal Gorge Bridge and Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Canon City online trip builder.

Drive from Colorado Springs to Canon City in an hour. June in Canon City sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park.

Things to do in Canon City

Parks Transportation Wildlife
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Royal Gorge Bridge and Park ©
Royal Gorge Bridge and Park

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Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park ©
The Gunnison River has been hard at work over the past two million years, carving out the sheer cliffs and towering spires that today make up Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park.
On the 5th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Needle Rock, explore the striking landscape of Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Painted Wall. On the 6th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic natural features at Gunnison Point, thentake in the awesome beauty at Tomichi Point, and then take in the awesome beauty at Pulpit Rock Overlook.

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Traveling by car from Canon City to Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park takes 4 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Durango.

Things to do in Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Needle Rock
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Painted Wall ©
Painted Wall
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park ©
Tomichi Point ©
Tomichi Point

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Durango

Durango ©
Originally a frontier mining town, Durango is known today for its scenic setting, outdoor activities, and the 1880s steam-powered railway that takes visitors through sections of the mountains where roads don't reach.
Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad and Museum has been added to your itinerary. Step out of Durango with an excursion to Spruce Tree House in Mesa Verde National Park--about 1h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Historic Downtown Durango.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Durango tour builder site.

Drive from Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park to Durango in 3.5 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Durango when traveling from Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park in June, with lows around °F. On the 10th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Taos.

Things to do in Durango

Tours Historic Sites

Side Trip

Spruce Tree House
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Historic Downtown Durango ©
Historic Downtown Durango
Spruce Tree House ©
Spruce Tree House

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Taos

Taos ©
Many residents have shunned fast-paced city living for Taos's laid-back vibe and blend of Spanish, Native American, and Anglo cultures.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Francisco de Assisi Mission Church, thentake a memorable drive along High Road to Taos, thendon't miss a visit to Taos Plaza, and finally make a trip to Taos County Courthouse Murals.

Planning Taos trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can drive from Durango to Taos in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Taos, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve.

Things to do in Taos

Outdoors Scenic Drive Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
High Road to Taos ©
High Road to Taos
Taos Plaza ©
Taos Plaza
San Francisco de Assisi Mission Church ©
San Francisco de Assisi Mission Church

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Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): admire nature's extreme beauty at High Dune Trail and then explore the activities along Little Medano Creek.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve online tour itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Taos to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve. June in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
High Dune Trail ©
High Dune Trail

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
On the 12th (Fri), stroll around Garden of the Gods.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Colorado Springs planner.

Explore your travel options from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve to Colorado Springs with the Route module. Traveling from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve in June, Colorado Springs is a bit warmer at night with lows of °F. You'll set off for home on the 13th (Sat).

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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