7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Denver
Drive:  4 h
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Crestone
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
2
Alamosa
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Taos
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
5
Buena Vista
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
End: Denver

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Crestone

Crestone ©
The Town of Crestone is a Statutory Town in Saguache County, Colorado, United States. On the 5th (Fri), take in the exciting artwork at Crestone Artisans Gallery.

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Denver to Crestone is an approximately 4- hour car ride. In July, Crestone is little chillier than Denver - with highs of 78°F and lows of 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Alamosa.

Things to do in Crestone

Museums Shopping
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Crestone Artisans Gallery ©
Crestone Artisans Gallery

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night
Alamosa

Alamosa ©
Alamosa is a city under Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Alamosa County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): see the interesting displays at The San Luis Valley Museum and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at San Luis Valley Brewing Company.

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Traveling by car from Crestone to Alamosa takes an hour. In July in Alamosa, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve.

Things to do in Alamosa

Museums Breweries & Distilleries
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The San Luis Valley Museum ©
The San Luis Valley Museum
San Luis Valley Brewing Company ©
San Luis Valley Brewing Company

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Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): explore the activities along Little Medano Creek and then explore the striking landscape of Great Sand Dunes National Park.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Alamosa to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve. July in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Taos.

Things to do in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Great Sand Dunes National Park
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Great Sand Dunes National Park
Great Sand Dunes National Park

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Taos

Taos ©
Many residents have shunned fast-paced city living for Taos's laid-back vibe and blend of Spanish, Native American, and Anglo cultures.
On the 8th (Mon), snap pictures at Rio Grande Gorge Bridge, then admire the masterpieces at Millicent Rogers Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Francisco de Assisi Mission Church.

For photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Taos visit planner.

Explore your travel options from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve to Taos with the Route module. In July, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Buena Vista.

Things to do in Taos

Museums Historic Sites
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Rio Grande Gorge Bridge ©
Rio Grande Gorge Bridge
San Francisco de Assisi Mission Church ©
San Francisco de Assisi Mission Church
Millicent Rogers Museum ©
Millicent Rogers Museum

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Buena Vista

The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): mingle with the ghosts of the past at South Park City Museum, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and then mingle with the ghosts of the past at Vicksburg. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Buena Vista River Park, explore and take pictures at Independence Pass, and then view the masterpieces at Sundance and Friends.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Buena Vista day trip planning app.

Drive from Taos to Buena Vista in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Buena Vista are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Buena Vista

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trips

South Park City Museum, Independence Pass
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River Rafting & Tubing
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass
South Park City Museum ©
South Park City Museum

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