7 days in Idaho Springs & Denver Itinerary

7 days in Idaho Springs & Denver Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Colorado trip planner

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Idaho Springs
— 2 nights
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Denver
— 4 nights

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Idaho Springs

— 2 nights
The City of Idaho Springs is a Statutory City that is the most populous municipality in Clear Creek County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): explore the galleries of Argo Mill and Tunnel, go deep underground at Capital Prize Gold Mine Tour, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Summit Lake Park, then examine the collection at Georgetown Firefighting Museum, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours. Keep things going the next day: fly down the slopes at Winter Park Resort, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Indian Hot Springs.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Idaho Springs driving holiday planning site.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Idaho Springs. In May in Idaho Springs, expect temperatures between 33°F during the day and 23°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Denver.

Things to do in Idaho Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Denver

— 4 nights

Mile-High City

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Rocky Mountain Balloon Adventures, LLC, Epic Escape Game Denver, Dark Side of Denver Ghost Tours, and other attractions you added. 16th Street Mall and Molly Brown House Museum will appeal to history buffs. Escape the urban bustle at Pikes Peak - America's Mountain and Fishing Charters & Tours. When in Denver, make a side trip to see Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs, approximately Colorado Springs away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Denver Zoo, explore the world behind art at Denver Art Museum, and steep yourself in history at Denver Union Station.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Denver itinerary tool.

Getting from Idaho Springs to Denver by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. When traveling from Idaho Springs in May, plan for warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Denver: temperatures range from 66°F by day to 43°F at night.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips