USA August 09, 2019
5 Unmissable Things You Must Do On Your Next Trip To Denver
If you’ve yet to visit the Mile High City, you’ve surely been missing out on adventure, great food, and more than a few craft brews. But that isn’t all that the wonderful city of Denver, Colorado has to offer. Take a look at the following five unmissable activities you’ve got to try the next time you’re in town:
1. Visit Red Rocks Amphitheater
Not far from downtown Denver, you'll find the famous amphitheater known as Red Rocks. Playing this stadium is any musician's dream, due to its incredible legacy as well as the fact that it's one of the most unique music venues in the world. The red rock creates spectacular acoustics and on a clear night, you can see the city of Denver behind the stage. Visit during the daytime and you'll enjoy a unique tour of the amphitheater.
2. Visit Rocky Mountain National Park
Any trip to Colorado would be incomplete without an escape to the mountains. Perhaps the most accessible mountain visit of all is the glorious Rocky Mountain National Park. This expansive natural area offers something for everyone, from the experienced climber to someone who's just looking for a peaceful walk in the alpine woods.
3. Sip on something local
Colorado is the home of craft brews, and Denver is at the heart of the innovation. Even if you're not a fan of beer, you'll enjoy a tour of any number of breweries located in Denver. Many of them offer non-alcoholic drink options as well as delicious food.
4. Explore the Denver Botanic Gardens
Somethings always blooming at the beautiful Denver Botanic Gardens, which has been a top garden destination since it was established in 1951. This 24-acre natural retreat is located in the heart of downtown Denver although when you visit, you'll feel as though you're miles away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
5. Union Station
You could easily spend an entire day enjoying all that this classic Denver landmark has to offer. This 100-year old travel stop includes some of the finest dining and shopping in the area. If you're looking for a place to stay while in Denver, the Crawford Hotel -- attached to Union Station -- is an incredible option.
What are some of your favorite spots to check out when you’re in Denver? We’d love to hear from you!