Colorado is renowned for the magnificent scenery of the Rocky Mountains, which this leisurely trip allows you to fully explore. The region's mining heritage, vineyards, ancient native cultures and the outdoor activities of Moab combine wonderfully to create a hugely enjoyable itinerary.
Delve into the fascinating history of Mesa Verde National Park.
Explore the mountain city of Denver.
Go white water rafting or explore Arches National Park by 4x4 from Moab.
Breathe in the pure air of Colorado's Rocky Mountains.
Contact a specialist
Treat this trip purely as a starting point for your own tour to the USA. Your specialist will ask you what you want and then shape your itinerary to match.
- Your trip will be unique
- We work to your interests and budget
- Advice from first-hand expertise
- Estes Park
- Grand Junction
- Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
- Mesa Verde National Park
- Crested Butte
Itinerary idea in detailOpen all Close all
Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Day 1 Denver
International outbound flight , Denver
Day 2 Denver
Day 3 Estes Park
Day 4 Estes Park
Day 5 Grand Junction
Day 6 Moab
Day 7 Moab
Day 8 Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Drive from the wonderful Moab through to Monument Valley and Kayenta. Monument Valley encompasses the classic Wild West scenery of sandstone buttes, forbidding rock pinnacles and an endless expanse of drifting red sands that have been immortalised in the early Wild West films. Take some time to relax and take in the scenery.
Day 9 Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Another day for enjoying the incredible scenery that Southwest American has to offer. Today you will experience one of the Navajo led tours into the Valley where you can see Navajo culture which is largely untainted by tourism. You may get to visit a traditional Hogan and hear some of the folklore tales handed down to them by the generations before them.
Day 10 Mesa Verde National Park
Day 11 Durango
Day 12 Durango
Day 13 Crested Butte
Durango , Crested Butte
Day 14 Crested Butte
Today you can enjoy Crested Butte. You may like to take a drive out to the local mountains and valleys around the town, take a trip to the distillery or just relax in town and wander around the lovely shops.
Day 15 Vail
Crested Butte , Vail
Day 16 Vail
Day 17 International return flight
Vail , International return flight
Tomorrow you will drive back to Denver and return your car before boarding your onward flight.
Day 18 International return flight
International return flight
Arrive home today to complete your journey.
Get in touch with our specialist and we'll plan your perfect holiday
The specialist who designs your trip to the USA will have explored the country many times and, in some cases, lived there. Their first-hand knowledge gives us the belief that no other travel company can match our expertise in helping you plan your trip.Request a quote Watch our tailor-made process ›
When to go
Drag the slider to see monthly temperature and rainfall for this itinerary
|Place||Daily Max Temperature||Monthly Rainfall|
|Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park||
|Mesa Verde National Park||