8 days in Estes Park, Delta & Sioux City Itinerary

8 days in Estes Park, Delta & Sioux City Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Fly + Bus:  8 h 30 min
1
Estes Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
2
Delta
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  10 h 30 min
3
Sioux City
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  8 h
End: New York City

4
nights
Estes Park

Estes Park ©
More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
Explore Estes Park's surroundings by going to Rocky Mountain National Park (Trail Ridge Road & Bear Lake) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Fort Collins). There's much more to do: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, get your game on at Tiny Town Miniature Golf, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Sheep Lakes.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Estes Park holiday planner.

New York City to Estes Park is an approximately 8.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 59°F in Estes Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Delta.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors Tours Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Rocky Mountain National Park, River Rafting & Tubing
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Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
River Rafting & Tubing
Horseback Riding Tours

1
day
Delta

Delta ©
The City of Delta is the Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Delta County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Delta County Museum, then steep yourself in history at Fort Uncompahgre, and then tee off at Devil's Thumb Golf Club.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Delta trip planner.

Getting from Estes Park to Delta by car takes about 6 hours. July in Delta sees daily highs of 94°F and lows of 62°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Sioux City.

Things to do in Delta

Golf Outdoors Museums
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Delta County Museum ©
Delta County Museum
Fort Uncompahgre ©
Fort Uncompahgre

1
night
Sioux City

Sioux City ©
Sioux City is a city in Woodbury and Plymouth counties in the northwestern part of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Trinity Heights, see the interesting displays at Sioux City Public Museum, appreciate the history behind Spirit of Siouxland Statue, then deepen your understanding at Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center, and finally appreciate the history behind Sergeant Floyd Monument. Keep things going the next day: explore the engaging exhibits at LaunchPAD Children’s Museum and then get engrossed in the history at Sergeant Floyd River Museum and Welcome Center.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Sioux City road trip planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Delta to Sioux City. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Delta to Sioux City. When traveling from Delta in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Sioux City: temperatures range from 86°F by day to 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sioux City

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sioux City Public Museum ©
Sioux City Public Museum
Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center ©
Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
Trinity Heights ©
Trinity Heights

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