3 days in Colorado Itinerary

3 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Denver
Drive:  1 h 15 min
1
Orchard
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h
3
Denver
— 1 night
End: Denver

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Orchard

Orchard ©
Orchard is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Jackson Lake State Park. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Jackson Lake State Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Orchard online tour planner.

Denver to Orchard is an approximately 1.5- hour car ride. In August in Orchard, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 55°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Orchard

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Jackson Lake State Park ©
Jackson Lake State Park

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): get to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and then walk around Garden of the Gods.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Orchard to Colorado Springs takes 2.5 hours. In August in Colorado Springs, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 56°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to take a bus to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

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night
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 more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Denver travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by bus from Colorado Springs to Denver takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Denver are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Adventure Tours

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens

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