5 days in Colorado Itinerary

5 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Durango
— 1 night
2
Buena Vista
— 2 nights
3
Colorado Springs
— 1 night

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Durango online attractions planner.

Albuquerque to Durango is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Albuquerque in May; daily highs in Durango reach °F and lows reach °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Buena Vista.

Things to do in Durango

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Zipline
Off-Road Tours
River Rafting & Tubing

2
nights
Buena Vista

The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. On the 27th (Wed), see Off-Road Tours and then head outdoors with Four Mile Recreation Area. Here are some ideas for day two: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Buena Vista trip planner.

Traveling by car from Durango to Buena Vista takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, bus, and car; or fly. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Durango in May: highs in Buena Vista hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Buena Vista

Outdoors Tours Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
River Rafting & Tubing
Zipline

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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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, thenstroll around Garden of the Gods, and then get your game on at Battlefield Colorado.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Colorado Springs online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Buena Vista to Colorado Springs in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Buena Vista in May, with highs in Colorado Springs at °F and lows at °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

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

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