14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Estes Park
— 1 night
2
Breckenridge
— 2 nights
3
Glenwood Springs
— 2 nights
4
Telluride
— 2 nights
5
Alamosa
— 1 night
6
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
7
Denver
— 2 nights

1
night
Estes Park

Estes Park ©
More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Sheep Lakes. On the 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Emerald Lake Trail, thencruise along Trail Ridge Road, and then take a memorable drive along Peak to Peak Scenic Byway.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Estes Park tour itinerary planner.

Atlanta to Estes Park is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Atlanta in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Estes Park, with lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Breckenridge.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks

Side Trip

Rocky Mountain National Park
Highlights from your plan
Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Peak to Peak Scenic Byway ©
Peak to Peak Scenic Byway
Emerald Lake Trail ©
Emerald Lake Trail

2
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.
Mohawk Lake Trail has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): go for a walk through Mohawk Lake Trail, don't miss a visit to Main Street, and then take in the awesome beauty at Epic Discovery at Breck.

To find ratings and more tourist information, read our Breckenridge trip planner.

You can drive from Estes Park to Breckenridge in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and shuttle. Traveling from Estes Park in August, expect nights in Breckenridge to be little chillier, around °F, while days are much colder, around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Epic Discovery at Breck ©
Epic Discovery at Breck
Mohawk Lake Trail ©
Mohawk Lake Trail

2
nights
Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs ©
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.
When in Glenwood Springs, make a side trip to see Maroon Bells in Aspen, approximately Aspen away. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Hanging Lake Trail, explore the stunning scenery at Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail, take in the exciting artwork at Cooper Corner Gallery, and take in the dramatic natural features at Rocky Mountains.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Glenwood Springs trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Breckenridge to Glenwood Springs takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Glenwood Springs can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can drive to Telluride.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Maroon Bells, Rocky Mountains
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Hanging Lake Trail ©
Hanging Lake Trail
Rocky Mountains ©
Rocky Mountains

2
nights
Telluride

Telluride ©
The town of Telluride is the county seat and most populous town of San Miguel County in the southwestern portion of the U.S. You've now added Bridal Veil hike to your itinerary. On the 9th (Sun), steep yourself in history at New Sheridan Hotel and then hike along Bridal Veil hike. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Via Ferrata and then hike along Bear Creek Falls.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Telluride travel planner.

You can drive from Glenwood Springs to Telluride in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Glenwood Springs in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Telluride, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Alamosa.

Things to do in Telluride

Outdoors Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Bear Creek Falls ©
Bear Creek Falls
Bridal Veil hike ©
Bridal Veil hike
New Sheridan Hotel ©
New Sheridan Hotel

1
night
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. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): examine the collection at The San Luis Valley Museum, identify plant and animal life at Alamosa National Wildlife Refuge, and then sample the tasty concoctions at San Luis Valley Brewing Company.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Alamosa sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Telluride to Alamosa in 5 hours. While traveling from Telluride, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Alamosa, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Alamosa

Museums Breweries & Distilleries Parks
Highlights from your plan
The San Luis Valley Museum ©
The San Luis Valley Museum
San Luis Valley Brewing Company ©
San Luis Valley Brewing Company
Alamosa National Wildlife Refuge ©
Alamosa National Wildlife Refuge

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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.
On the 12th (Wed), admire the sheer force of The Broadmoor Seven Falls and then walk around Garden of the Gods. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation, thenstop by Old Colorado City, thendelve into the distant past at Manitou Cliff Dwellings, and finally get your game on at Battlefield Colorado.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs online holiday planner.

You can drive from Alamosa to Colorado Springs in 3 hours. Traveling from Alamosa in August, Colorado Springs is a bit warmer at night with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Manitou Cliff Dwellings
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Battlefield Colorado ©
Battlefield Colorado
National Museum of World War II Aviation ©
National Museum of World War II Aviation

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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): look for gifts at The Sasquatch Outpost, thentake in the awesome beauty at Mount Evans, thentake a memorable drive along Mount Evans Scenic Byway, and finally get engrossed in the history at Golden History Museum & Park. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the sky in a new way at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, thenmeet the residents at Denver Zoo, thenexamine the collection at Molly Brown House Museum, and finally admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Denver online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Denver by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Denver can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trips

The Sasquatch Outpost, Golden History Museum & Park
Highlights from your plan
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science

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