8 days in Burlington, Colorado Springs & Durango Itinerary

8 days in Burlington, Colorado Springs & Durango Itinerary

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Start: Burlington
1
Burlington
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
2
Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Durango
— 3 nights
End: Durango

1
night
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is a Home Rule Municipality and county seat of Kit Carson County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take an in-depth tour of High Plains Museum, then see the interesting displays at Old Town Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Kit Carson County Carousel.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Burlington trip planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Burlington. In June in Burlington, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 56°F at night. You'll set off for Colorado Springs on the 2nd (Tue).

Things to do in Burlington

Museums

Side Trip

High Plains Museum
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Kit Carson County Carousel ©
Kit Carson County Carousel
Old Town Museum ©
Old Town Museum
High Plains Museum ©
High Plains Museum

3
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Broadmoor Seven Falls as well as Red Rock Canyon Open Space. The adventure continues: walk around Garden of the Gods, get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, stop by Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, and deepen your knowledge of military history at United States Air Force Academy.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Colorado Springs itinerary maker app.

Getting from Burlington to Colorado Springs by car takes about 2.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Durango.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trip

Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
United States Air Force Academy ©
United States Air Force Academy
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park

3
nights
Durango

Durango ©
Originally a frontier mining town, Durango is known today for its scenic setting, outdoor activities, and the 1880s steam-powered railway that takes visitors through sections of the mountains where roads don't reach.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Springs Resort & Spa as well as Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours. Step out of Durango with an excursion to Cliff Palace in Mesa Verde National Park--about 1h 25 min away. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape of San Juan National Forest, make a trip to Historic Downtown Durango, take in the exciting artwork at Scenic Aperture Gallery, and see the interesting displays at Durango Fish Hatchery and Wildlife Museum.

Plan trip to Durango with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Colorado Springs to Durango in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Colorado Springs in June since evenings lows in Durango dip to 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Durango

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

The Springs Resort & Spa, Cliff Palace
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San Juan National Forest ©
San Juan National Forest
Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours ©
Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours
Cliff Palace ©
Cliff Palace

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