6 days in Telluride & Ouray Itinerary

6 days in Telluride & Ouray Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Telluride
1
Telluride
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Ouray
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
End: Telluride

2
nights
Telluride

The town of Telluride is the county seat and most populous town of San Miguel County in the southwestern portion of the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mild to Wild Rafting & Jeep Trail Tours. Venture out of the city with trips to Ouray Alchemist Museum (in Ouray), Spas (in Ridgway) and The Anasazi Heritage Center (in Dolores). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Town Park, admire the sheer force of Bear Creek Falls, and steep yourself in history at New Sheridan Hotel.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Telluride travel itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Telluride. In December, daytime highs in Telluride are 36°F, while nighttime lows are 18°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ouray.

Things to do in Telluride

Museums Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Ouray Alchemist Museum, Spas, The Anasazi Heritage Center
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Spas
The Anasazi Heritage Center
The Anasazi Heritage Center
Ouray Alchemist Museum ©
Ouray Alchemist Museum

3
nights
Ouray

Ouray ©
Ouray is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Ouray County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. On the next day, stroll around Box Canyon Waterfall & Park, contemplate the long history of Yankee Girl Mine, and then look for gifts at Route 550 Gifts.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Ouray online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Telluride to Ouray takes 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Ouray can reach 36°F, while at night they dip to 18°F. You'll set off for home on the 23rd (Mon).

Things to do in Ouray

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Ridgway, Route 550 Gifts, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park
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Box Canyon Waterfall & Park ©
Box Canyon Waterfall & Park
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park ©
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park
Spas