3 days in Colorado Itinerary

3 days in Colorado Itinerary

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3 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
bus + Fly + taxi:  9​h
1
Canon City
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Morrison
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
3
Denver
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: New York City

1
night
Canon City

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Canon City trip builder .

New York City to Canon City is an approximately 9-hour combination of bus, flight, and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Canon City is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Canon City, with lows of 61°F. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Morrison.

Things to do in Canon City

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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River Rafting & Tubing

few
hours
Morrison

Morrison
The historic Town of Morrison is a Home Rule Municipality in Jefferson County, Colorado, United States. To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Morrison trip builder .

Traveling by car from Canon City to Morrison takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Canon City in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Morrison: temperatures range from 84°F by day to 59°F at night. On the 28th (Wed), you're off toDenver.

Things to do in Morrison

Outdoors Parks Tours
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1
night
Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
On the 29th (Thu), admire the masterpieces at Denver Art Museum and then admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Denver trip maker website .

Denver is just a short distance from Morrison. In August, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Parks Shopping
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Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Denver Art Museum ©
Denver Art Museum

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