8 days in Colorado Itinerary

8 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Antonio
Fly + Shuttle:  6 h 30 min
1
Breckenridge
— 4 nights
Bus:  2 h 15 min
2
Steamboat Springs
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: San Antonio

4
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Broken Compass Brewery & Tap House and Spas & Wellness. Shop till you drop at Breckenridge Hat Company and Snowmass Sports. Venture out of the city with trips to Vail Mountain Resort (in Vail) and Beaver Creek Ski Area (in Beaver Creek). On the 8th (Sun), do a day of snowy sightseeing with Breckenridge Ski Resort. The adventure continues: fly down the slopes at Blue River Sports and make a trip to Main Street.

To find photos and other tourist information, refer to the Breckenridge trip maker app.

San Antonio to Breckenridge is an approximately 6.5- hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from San Antonio to Breckenridge, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In January, Breckenridge is colder than San Antonio - with highs of 25°F and lows of 14°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Steamboat Springs.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Vail Mountain Resort, Beaver Creek Ski Area, Snowmass Sports
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Vail Mountain Resort ©
Vail Mountain Resort
Snowmass Sports ©
Snowmass Sports
Breckenridge Hat Company ©
Breckenridge Hat Company

2
nights
Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs ©
An internationally known ski resort, Steamboat Springs sits in the shadow of Mount Werner in north central Colorado.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): look for gifts at Off the Beaten Path Bookstore, hit the slopes at Steamboat Ski Resort, and then steep yourself in history at Tread of Pioneers Museum. On your second day here, take in the natural beauty of Strawberry Park Hot Springs, look for gifts at F.M. Light & Sons, and then test the waters at Old Town Hot Springs.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Steamboat Springs road trip planner.

Take a bus from Breckenridge to Steamboat Springs in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Breckenridge in January since evenings lows in Steamboat Springs dip to 7°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

Parks Winter Sports Trails
Highlights from your plan
F.M. Light & Sons ©
F.M. Light & Sons
Old Town Hot Springs ©
Old Town Hot Springs
Off the Beaten Path Bookstore ©
Off the Beaten Path Bookstore

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