5 days in Colorado Itinerary

5 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Chattanooga
Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Durango
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Buena Vista
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Chattanooga

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.
On the 15th (Mon), get interesting insight from Tours. Keep things going the next day: whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find out how to plan a trip to Durango, use our trip itinerary maker.

Chattanooga to Durango is an approximately 6.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Chattanooga in June, plan for cooler nights in Durango, with lows around 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to drive to Buena Vista.

Things to do in Durango

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

1
night
Buena Vista

The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. On the 17th (Wed), get interesting insight from Tours and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Buena Vista trip planner.

You can drive from Durango to Buena Vista in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, bus, and car; or do a combination of flight, train, and bus. When traveling from Durango in June, plan for slightly colder days in Buena Vista, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Buena Vista

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): get to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, then stroll around Garden of the Gods, and then have some family-friendly fun at Battlefield Colorado. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Colorado Springs journey planning site.

Traveling by car from Buena Vista to Colorado Springs takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Colorado Springs when traveling from Buena Vista in June, with lows around 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park

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