Peak to Peak Scenic Byway and Estes Park

Day Trips & Excursions in Denver

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Experience the beauty of the Rocky Mountains on our guided small group tour. Travel north through Boulder, home of the University of Colorado, health food, and mountain climbers. Drive up beautiful and rugged Boulder Canyon, stop to see Boulder Falls. Visit Nederland for a coffee or pastry before continuing on and experiencing incredible Rocky Mountain scenery on the Peak to Peak Scenic and Historic Byway. Witness majestic views of the Indian Peaks Wilderness Area and Rocky Mountain National Park.  Enjoy a stroll around Lily Lake nestled in between picturesque mountain peaks before visiting the mountain village of Estes Park.  Enjoy lunch on your own and explore the local artisan shops along Fall River and Elk Horn Avenue and visit the historic Stanley Hotel.  Look for a variety of wildlife including herds of grazing elk, mule deer, moose and more.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Denver Union Station, Denver, ColoradoBegin you tour at Historic Union Station in lower downtown Denver where your driver guide will pick you up.Duration: 5 minutesStop At: Boulder Falls, Boulder, ColoradoStop and take a walk to Boulder Falls in rugged and beautiful Boulder CanyonDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Peak to Peak Scenic Byway, Estes Park, ColoradoBegin on Colorado's oldest Scenic Byway in Nederland, Colorado where you will have time to grab a coffee or pastry before enjoying the beautiful Rocky Mountain views as you travel along Indian Peaks Wilderness on the Peak to Peak Scenic Byway to Estes Park. Look for wildlife along the way such as Moose, Deer and Elk.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Lily Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park, ColoradoEnjoy a stroll around Lily Lake, nestled in between beautiful mountain peaks. Enjoy views of Longs Peak and Mount Meeker from the lake along with picturesque mountain scenery all around.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Stanley Hotel Tour, Estes Park, ColoradoVisit the legendary Historic Stanley Hotel where History and Ghosts abound and Stephen King was inspired to write The Shinning.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Downtown Estes Park, Estes Park, ColoradoEnjoy time on your own for lunch in one of the many restaurants and shopping in the local artisan stores along Elkhorn Avenue in downtown Estes Park Duration: 1 hour

What’s included

  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Professional Local Driver/Guide
  • Entry/Admission - Boulder Falls

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Driver/Guide Gratuities (20% recommended)