4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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4 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Seattle
Fly:  6​h
1
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h
2
Denver
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
End: Seattle

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): sample the fine beverages at 300 Days of Shine. On your second day here, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, take in the pleasant sights at Pike's Peak - America's Mountain, and then take in the exciting artwork at Commonwheel Artists Co-op.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs trip builder website .

Seattle to Colorado Springs is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Seattle in December since evenings lows in Colorado Springs dip to 18°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to catcht the bus to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Trails Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

300 Days of Shine, Commonwheel Artists Co-op
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Pike's Peak - America's Mountain ©
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain
Old Colorado City ©
Old Colorado City
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

1
night
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.
On the 23rd (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Evans and then wander the streets of 16th Street Mall.

Plan trip to Denver with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by bus from Colorado Springs to Denver takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In December in Denver, expect temperatures between 43°F during the day and 19°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods
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Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
16th Street Mall ©
16th Street Mall

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