6 days in Colorado Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Durango
— 1 night
2
Glenwood Springs
— 1 night
3
Buena Vista
— 1 night
4
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and then see Off-Road Tours.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Durango trip itinerary planning tool.

Rochester to Durango is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Rochester to Durango is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Rochester in June, expect nights in Durango to be little chillier, around °F, while days are somewhat warmer, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to drive to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Durango

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

1
night
Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs occupies a scenic location at the junction of the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork River, halfway between Vail and Aspen along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rocky Mountains, trek along Hanging Lake Trail, and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Glenwood Springs trip maker website.

You can drive from Durango to Glenwood Springs in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. While traveling from Durango, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Glenwood Springs, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Buena Vista.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trip

Rocky Mountains
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Hanging Lake Trail ©
Hanging Lake Trail
Rocky Mountains ©
Rocky Mountains

1
night
Buena Vista

The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. On the 28th (Sun), see Off-Road Tours and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Buena Vista trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Glenwood Springs to Buena Vista by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. When traveling from Glenwood Springs in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Buena Vista, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough 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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): meet the residents at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, thenstroll around Garden of the Gods, and then have some family-friendly fun at Battlefield Colorado. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Tue): get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs trip tool.

Traveling by car from Buena Vista to Colorado Springs takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Buena Vista in June, Colorado Springs is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Theme Parks 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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