6 days in Colorado Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
2
Denver
— 2 nights
3
Winter Park
— 1 night
4
Steamboat Springs
— 1 night

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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 19th (Thu): learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation and then stroll around Cottonwood Creek Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, stroll around Garden of the Gods, and then take a stroll through Old Colorado City.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Colorado Springs day trip tool.

Dallas to Colorado Springs is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dallas to Colorado Springs, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dallas in March, you will find days in Colorado Springs are little chillier (°F), and nights are much colder (°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can go by car to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
National Museum of World War II Aviation ©
National Museum of World War II Aviation

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Denver

Denver ©
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.
On the 21st (Sat), see the sky in a new way at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, contemplate the long history of Molly Brown House Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Denver Union Station. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity United Methodist Church, thenwander the streets of 16th Street Mall, thenadmire the masterpieces at Denver Art Museum, and finally view the masterpieces at Denver Botanic Gardens.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Denver trip planner.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Denver by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Denver can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Winter Park.

Things to do in Denver

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
16th Street Mall ©
16th Street Mall
Denver Union Station ©
Denver Union Station

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Winter Park

Winter Park ©
Winter Park is a home rule municipality in Grand County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): stroll through Winter Park Resort, thenfly down the slopes at Coca-Cola Tubing Hill, and then identify plant and animal life at Vasquez Peak Wilderness.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Winter Park trip planner.

You can drive from Denver to Winter Park in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from Denver in March, plan for much colder days and slightly colder nights in Winter Park: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Steamboat Springs.

Things to do in Winter Park

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Winter Park Resort ©
Winter Park Resort

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Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs ©
An internationally known ski resort, Steamboat Springs sits in the shadow of Mount Werner in north central Colorado.
On the 24th (Tue), make a trip to Steamboat Ski Resort, thenadmire the sheer force of Fish Creek Falls, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Strawberry Park Hot Springs.

You can plan Steamboat Springs trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can drive from Winter Park to Steamboat Springs in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Winter Park in March: high temperatures in Steamboat Springs hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Steamboat Ski Resort ©
Steamboat Ski Resort
Fish Creek Falls ©
Fish Creek Falls

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