32 days in Colorado & South Carolina Itinerary

32 days in Colorado & South Carolina Itinerary

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Start: Konya
Fly:  27 h
1
Durango
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
2
Aspen
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Buena Vista
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Idaho Springs
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Rocky Mountain National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
6
Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
7
Myrtle Beach
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
8
Charleston
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
9
Hilton Head
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  24 h
End: Konya

3
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Durango side-trips: Bear Creek Falls (in Telluride) and Ouray (Yankee Girl Mine, Off-Road Tours, &more). There's much more to do: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, trot along with a tour on horseback, and explore the landscape on two wheels at The Colorado Trail.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Durango trip maker site.

Konya, Turkey to Durango is an approximately 27-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Konya to Durango. Expect slightly colder evenings in Durango when traveling from Konya in July, with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Aspen.

Things to do in Durango

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Ouray, Bear Creek Falls
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
River Rafting & Tubing
Off-Road Tours

3
nights
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
When in Aspen, make a side trip to see River Rafting & Tubing in Glenwood Springs, approximately Glenwood Springs away. There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maroon Bells, cruise along Independence Pass, take in the dramatic natural features at Rocky Mountains, and hike along Maroon Lake Scenic Trail.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Aspen trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Durango to Aspen in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and car. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Durango in July: high temperatures in Aspen hover around 32°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to drive to Buena Vista.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Rocky Mountains, River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail ©
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail

4
nights
Buena Vista

The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Leadville (Mineral Belt Trail & Mount Elbert). The adventure continues: get interesting insight from Tours, stroll through St Mary's Alice, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, and identify plant and animal life at Chalk Cliff Fish Hatchery.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Buena Vista tour planner.

Traveling by car from Aspen to Buena Vista takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Buena Vista, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Idaho Springs.

Things to do in Buena Vista

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Leadville, St Mary's Alice, Chalk Cliff Fish Hatchery
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Climbing Tours
Zipline

3
nights
Idaho Springs

The City of Idaho Springs is a Statutory City that is the most populous municipality in Clear Creek County, Colorado, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Idaho Springs: Roosevelt National Forest (in Rollinsville) and Carousel of Happiness (in Nederland). And it doesn't end there: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, cruise along Guanella Pass, get outside with Mt. Bierstadt, and go deep underground at Hidee Gold Mine.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Idaho Springs attractions planner.

You can drive from Buena Vista to Idaho Springs in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Buena Vista in July, you will find days in Idaho Springs are much colder (13°C), and nights are slightly colder (4°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Idaho Springs

Outdoors Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Georgetown, Hidee Gold Mine, Roosevelt National Forest, Carousel of Happiness
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Carousel of Happiness ©
Carousel of Happiness
Hidee Gold Mine ©
Hidee Gold Mine

3
nights
Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Rocky Mountain National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a memorable drive along Trail Ridge Road, trek along Lily Lake Trailhead, tour the pleasant surroundings at Emerald Lake Trail, and contemplate the waterfront views at Bear Lake.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Rocky Mountain National Park vacation planner.

You can drive from Idaho Springs to Rocky Mountain National Park in 2 hours. Traveling from Idaho Springs in July, you will find days in Rocky Mountain National Park are warmer (38°C), and nights are a bit warmer (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Emerald Lake Trail ©
Emerald Lake Trail
Bear Lake ©
Bear Lake

3
nights
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.
Explore Colorado Springs' surroundings by going to Canon City (Four Mile Ranch Golf Club & River Rafting & Tubing) and Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum (in Victor). There's much more to do: stroll around Garden of the Gods, get outside with Adventures Out West, have some family-friendly fun at Battlefield Colorado, and get to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

To see maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Rocky Mountain National Park to Colorado Springs takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Colorado Springs: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Outdoors Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Canon City, Adventures Out West, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Battlefield Colorado ©
Battlefield Colorado

3
nights
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Step out of Myrtle Beach to go to Litchfield Beach and see Litchfield Beach, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, don't miss a visit to Barefoot Landing, stroll through Myrtle Beach, and zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Myrtle Beach trip simple and quick.

Traveling by flight from Colorado Springs to Myrtle Beach takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Colorado Springs in July, Myrtle Beach is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Barefoot Landing, Litchfield Beach
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach

3
nights
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Step out of Charleston to go to Awendaw and see The Center for Birds of Prey, which is approximately 38 minutes away. The adventure continues: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, walk around Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park, admire the natural beauty at Battery & White Point Gardens, and steep yourself in history at Fort Sumter National Monument.

Plan a Charleston trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Drive from Myrtle Beach to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Charleston can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Folly Beach, Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park, The Center for Birds of Prey
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Center for Birds of Prey ©
The Center for Birds of Prey
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours

4
nights
Hilton Head

Hilton Head ©
A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Explore Hilton Head's surroundings by going to Beaufort (Hunting Island State Park, Pat Conroy Literary Center, &more). There's much more to do: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, putt your heart out at Pirate's Island Adventure Golf, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, and enjoy the sand and surf at Coligny Beach.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Hilton Head trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Charleston to Hilton Head takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Hilton Head sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Beaufort
Highlights from your plan
Pat Conroy Literary Center ©
Pat Conroy Literary Center
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails

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