5 days in Colorado Itinerary

5 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Denver
— 1 night
2
Fort Collins
— 1 night
3
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights

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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 16th (Mon), shop like a local with American Museum of Western Art, thensee the interesting displays at Forney Museum of Transportation, thenidentify plant and animal life at Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, and finally take an in-depth tour of Golden History Museum & Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Denver road trip app.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Denver. In March, daily temperatures in Denver can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Fort Collins.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, Golden History Museum & Park
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Forney Museum of Transportation ©
Forney Museum of Transportation
Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center ©
Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center
American Museum of Western Art ©
American Museum of Western Art

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Fort Collins

Fort Collins ©
Called vibrant, eclectic and authentic, Fort Collins tops “best of” lists year after year thanks to its myriad of cultural opportunities.
On the 17th (Tue), trek along Cathy Fromme Prairie Natural Area, get engrossed in the history at Totally 80's Pizza & Museum, thenrelax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally grab your bike and head to Poudre Trail. On your second day here, stop by The Wrangler, thensee the interesting displays at Cowgirls of the West Museum, and then take an in-depth tour of Nelson Museum of the West.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Fort Collins route planner.

You can drive from Denver to Fort Collins in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Fort Collins, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Fort Collins

Museums Parks Trails

Side Trip

Cheyenne
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Nelson Museum of the West ©
Nelson Museum of the West
Totally 80's Pizza & Museum ©
Totally 80's Pizza & Museum
Cowgirls of the West Museum ©
Cowgirls of the West Museum

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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 19th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Bear Creek Nature Center, thensee the interesting displays at Miramont Castle Museum, and finally get engrossed in the history at ANA Money Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the galleries of Rosemount Museum, explore the world behind art at Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center, examine the collection at Center for American Values, thenexamine the collection at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, and finally stop by Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Colorado Springs itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Fort Collins to Colorado Springs takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Pueblo, Miramont Castle Museum
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Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum ©
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum
Rosemount Museum ©
Rosemount Museum
ANA Money Museum ©
ANA Money Museum

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