9 days in Kansas City & Colorado Itinerary

9 days in Kansas City & Colorado Itinerary

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9 days in Kansas City & Colorado Itinerary

Start: Greensboro
Drive:  16​h 45​min
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Kansas City
— 1 night
2
Denver
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Rocky Mountain National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Morrison
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  26​h
End: Greensboro

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Kansas City

Kansas City
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kansas City online trip itinerary builder .

Greensboro to Kansas City is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Greensboro to Kansas City due to the time zone difference. In June in Kansas City, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 69°F at night. You'll set off for Denver on the 24th (Mon).

Things to do in Kansas City

Parks Museums Nightlife
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nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dark Side of Denver Ghost Tours as well as Epic Brewing Company. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, sample the tasty concoctions at Epic Brewing Company, and then grab your flashlight and head to Dark Side of Denver Ghost Tours. On the 25th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get curious at Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center and then sample the fine beverages at Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Tour.

For maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Denver visit planner.

You can fly from Kansas City to Denver in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kansas City to Denver due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Kansas City in June since evenings lows in Denver dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can drive to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Wildlife Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge, Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center
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Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Rocky Mountain National Park day trip planner .

You can drive from Denver to Rocky Mountain National Park in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in June, and nighttime lows around 54°F. You'll set off for Morrison on the 27th (Thu).

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Morrison

Morrison ©
The historic Town of Morrison is a Home Rule Municipality in Jefferson County, Colorado, United States. You've now added Dinosaur Ridge to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): stroll around Bergen Peak, then walk around Lair O' the Bear Park, and then explore and take pictures at Dinosaur Ridge.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Morrison trip planning tool .

Drive from Rocky Mountain National Park to Morrison in 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 56°F. On the 29th (Sat), you're off toColorado Springs.

Things to do in Morrison

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Bergen Peak
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Bergen Peak ©
Bergen Peak
Dinosaur Ridge ©
Dinosaur Ridge
Lair O' the Bear Park ©
Lair O' the Bear Park

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pikes Peak. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): go for a walk through Pikes Peak and then identify plant and animal life at North Cheyenne Canon Park and Starsmore Discovery Center.

Plan my day in Colorado Springs using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Morrison to Colorado Springs in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in June, and nighttime lows around 54°F. On the 30th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Old Homestead House Museum
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North Cheyenne Canon Park ©
North Cheyenne Canon Park
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain ©
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain
Old Homestead House Museum ©
Old Homestead House Museum

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