9 days in Southeast Colorado Itinerary

9 days in Southeast Colorado Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southeast Colorado trip planner

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Route & dates

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

3
nights
Pueblo

Pueblo ©
Pueblo is a home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Pueblo County, Colorado, United States. Pueblo is known for outdoors, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head outdoors with Historic Arkansas Riverwalk of Pueblo, contemplate the waterfront views at Bear Lake, see the interesting displays at Center for American Values, and walk around City Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Pueblo travel route planning app.

Houston to Pueblo is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Houston to Pueblo. Traveling from Houston in July, expect little chillier with lows of °F in Pueblo. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to La Junta.

Things to do in Pueblo

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

2
nights
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. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Picketwire Canyonlands, contemplate the long history of Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site, and then take in breathtaking views at Vogel Canyon. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Koshare Indian Museum and then take an in-depth tour of Otero Museum.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the La Junta trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pueblo to La Junta takes 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Trinidad.

Things to do in La Junta

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Koshare Indian Museum ©
Koshare Indian Museum
Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site ©
Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site
Otero Museum ©
Otero Museum

3
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. Get out of town with these interesting Trinidad side-trips: Walsenburg (Lathrop State Park, Museum Of Friends, &more). There's much more to do: stroll around Trinidad Lake State Park, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Dodgeton Creek Brewing Company, get engrossed in the history at Trinidad History Museum, and make a trip to Southern Colorado Coal Miners Memorial.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Trinidad trip builder app.

Traveling by car from La Junta to Trinidad takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from La Junta in July, expect nights in Trinidad to be about the same, around °F, while days are slightly colder, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Trinidad

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Walsenburg
Highlights from your plan
Trinidad Lake State Park ©
Trinidad Lake State Park
Most Holy Trinity Church ©
Most Holy Trinity Church
Dodgeton Creek Brewing Company ©
Dodgeton Creek Brewing Company