6 days in Colorado Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dallas
Drive:  4 h 30 min
1
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Aspen
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
End: Dallas

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Denver (Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Denver Botanic Gardens, &more). The adventure continues: stroll around Garden of the Gods and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

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Dallas to Colorado Springs is an approximately 4.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Dallas in November, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in Colorado Springs: temperatures range from 55°F by day to 27°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Aspen.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Denver
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science

3
nights
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Take a break from Aspen with a short trip to Thermal Spas in Glenwood Springs, about 56 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Maroon Bells, appreciate the history behind The John Denver Sanctuary, take a memorable drive along Independence Pass, and hike along Maroon Lake Scenic Trail.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Aspen trip itinerary tool.

Fly from Colorado Springs to Aspen in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Colorado Springs in November, things will get slightly colder in Aspen: highs are around 47°F and lows about 20°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Thermal Spas
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Thermal Spas
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass

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