4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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4 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Denver
1
Aspen
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Glenwood Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
End: Denver

2
nights
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
You've now added Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): see a show at Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre. Keep things going the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maroon Bells.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Aspen driving holiday planner.

Denver to Aspen is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Denver in October, with highs in Aspen at 60°F and lows at 30°F. You will leave for Glenwood Springs on the 28th (Mon).

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature Nightlife

Side Trip

Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre
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Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre ©
Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre

1
night
Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs occupies a scenic location at the junction of the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork River, halfway between Vail and Aspen along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains.
You've now added Thermal Spas to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): test the waters at a local thermal spa.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Glenwood Springs trip itinerary maker website .

Getting from Aspen to Glenwood Springs by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Aspen in October, expect nights in Glenwood Springs to be about the same, around 32°F, while days are slightly colder, around 47°F. You'll set off for home on the 29th (Tue).

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Spas
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