6 days in United States Itinerary

6 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Arlington
Drive:  8 h
1
Canyon
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h 30 min
2
Fort Garland
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Breckenridge
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  13 h 30 min
End: Arlington

1
night
Canyon

Canyon ©
Canyon is a city in, and the county seat of, Randall County, Texas, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes TEXAS Outdoor Musical as well as Palo Duro Canyon State Park. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Lighthouse Trail, then delve into the distant past at Palo Duro Canyon State Park, and then add some entertainment to your itinerary with TEXAS Outdoor Musical.

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Arlington to Canyon is an approximately 2- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Canyon when traveling from Arlington in July, with lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Fort Garland.

Things to do in Canyon

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Palo Duro Canyon State Park ©
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
TEXAS Outdoor Musical ©
TEXAS Outdoor Musical

1
night
Fort Garland

Fort Garland
Fort Garland is a census-designated place (CDP) in Costilla County, Colorado, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Royal Gorge Route Railroad as well as Great Sand Dunes National Park. On the 10th (Wed), admire nature's extreme beauty at Great Sand Dunes National Park.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Fort Garland holiday maker.

Traveling by car from Canyon to Fort Garland takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Canyon in July; daily highs in Fort Garland reach 70°F and lows reach 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Breckenridge.

Things to do in Fort Garland

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Royal Gorge Route Railroad, Great Sand Dunes National Park
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Great Sand Dunes National Park
Great Sand Dunes National Park
Royal Gorge Route Railroad ©
Royal Gorge Route Railroad

2
nights
Breckenridge

Breckenridge ©
Founded in 1859 as part of the Gold Rush in the Rockies, Breckenridge boasts a main street lined with colorful wooden storefronts housing cafes and shops, giving the effect of a thriving western town from the 19th century.
Quandary Peak has been added to your itinerary.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Breckenridge trip itinerary builder site.

Drive from Fort Garland to Breckenridge in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Fort Garland in July, expect nights in Breckenridge to be about the same, around 49°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Outdoors
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Quandary Peak ©
Quandary Peak

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night
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.
You've now added Garden of the Gods to your itinerary. On the 13th (Sat), stroll around Garden of the Gods and then see the interesting displays at Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Colorado Springs trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Breckenridge to Colorado Springs takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Breckenridge in July, expect nights in Colorado Springs to be somewhat warmer, around 58°F, while days are warmer, around 86°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Museums

Side Trip

Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center
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Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center ©
Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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