5 days in Denver Area & Amarillo Itinerary

5 days in Denver Area & Amarillo Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States itinerary planner

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Denver
— 3 nights
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Amarillo
— 1 night
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Denver

— 3 nights

Mile-High City

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.
Here are some ideas for day two: immerse yourself in nature at Eldorado Canyon State Park and then take in breathtaking views at Eldorado Canyon.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Denver trip planner.

Valentine to Denver is an approximately 6-hour car ride. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. In July, daytime highs in Denver are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Amarillo.

Things to do in Denver

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Amarillo

— 1 night

Yellow Rose of Texas

Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): wander the streets of U.S. Route 66 - Sixth Street Historic District and then contemplate the long history of Harrington House.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Amarillo trip planner.

Fly from Denver to Amarillo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Denver to Amarillo is 1 hour. Traveling from Denver in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Amarillo, with lows of 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amarillo

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods