4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Start: Dallas
Fly:  4 h 15 min
1
Colorado Springs
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
2
Denver
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Glenwood Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Ouray
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h
End: Dallas

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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.
On the 6th (Wed), explore the world behind art at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery and then explore the historical opulence of Glen Eyrie Castle.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs trip maker tool.

Dallas to Colorado Springs is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Dallas in May: highs in Colorado Springs hover around 68°F, while lows dip to 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Glen Eyrie Castle ©
Glen Eyrie Castle
Michael Garman Museum & Gallery ©
Michael Garman Museum & Gallery

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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 7th (Thu): cast your line with a fishing tour and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Denver trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Colorado Springs to Denver in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception ©
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

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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.
On the 8th (Fri), explore the stunning scenery at Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail, thenrelax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rocky Mountains.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Glenwood Springs trip planner.

Drive from Denver to Glenwood Springs in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Denver in May, plan for colder days and a bit cooler nights in Glenwood Springs: temperatures range from 46°F by day to 33°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to drive to Ouray.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Rocky Mountains
Highlights from your plan
Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail ©
Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail
Rocky Mountains ©
Rocky Mountains
Spas

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Ouray

Ouray ©
Ouray is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Ouray County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Bear Creek Falls, stroll through Cascade Falls Park, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Ouray holiday maker site.

Traveling by car from Glenwood Springs to Ouray takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. While traveling from Glenwood Springs, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Ouray, ranging from highs of 55°F to lows of 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ouray

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Bear Creek Falls, Spas
Highlights from your plan
Cascade Falls Park ©
Cascade Falls Park
Bear Creek Falls ©
Bear Creek Falls
Spas

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