7 days in Southeast Colorado Itinerary

7 days in Southeast Colorado Itinerary

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La Junta
— 1 night
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Trinidad
— 2 nights
3
Pueblo
— 3 nights

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La Junta

La Junta ©
La Junta is the city that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Otero County, Colorado, United States. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Picketwire Canyonlands, thensteep yourself in history at Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site, and then take in breathtaking views at Vogel Canyon.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our La Junta day trip app.

Hays to La Junta is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Hays to La Junta is minus 1 hour. July in La Junta sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Trinidad.

Things to do in La Junta

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site ©
Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site

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nights
Trinidad

Trinidad ©
Trinidad is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Las Animas County, Colorado, United States. On the 30th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Trinidad History Museum, admire the majestic nature at Trinidad Lake State Park, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Simpson's Rest, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Dodgeton Creek Brewing Company. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Fri): cool off at Wild Waters Park, see the interesting displays at Museum Of Friends, and then take a memorable drive along The Highway of Legends.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Trinidad trip itinerary site.

Getting from La Junta to Trinidad by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from La Junta in July, expect nights in Trinidad to be about the same, around °F, while days are little chillier, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Pueblo.

Things to do in Trinidad

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Walsenburg
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Trinidad Lake State Park ©
Trinidad Lake State Park
Wild Waters Park ©
Wild Waters Park
Museum Of Friends ©
Museum Of Friends

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Pueblo

Pueblo ©
Pueblo is a home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Pueblo County, Colorado, United States. Family-friendly places like Historic Arkansas Riverwalk of Pueblo and Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: get to know the resident critters at Pueblo Zoo, get engrossed in the history at Pueblo Heritage Museum, admire the masterpieces at Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center, and contemplate the long history of Rosemount Museum.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Pueblo tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Trinidad to Pueblo in 1.5 hours. July in Pueblo sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pueblo

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Historic Arkansas Riverwalk of Pueblo ©
Historic Arkansas Riverwalk of Pueblo
Pueblo Zoo ©
Pueblo Zoo
Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum ©
Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum

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