5 days in Boulder & Amarillo Itinerary

5 days in Boulder & Amarillo Itinerary

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Boulder
— 3 nights
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Amarillo
— 1 night

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Boulder

Boulder ©
Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder is a busy college town known for its progressive values and natural resource conservation.
Take a break from the city and head to Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center and Flatirons. Benson Park Sculpture Garden and Golden History Museum & Park will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Fort Collins (Cathy Fromme Prairie Natural Area & New Belgium Brewing Company) and Nederland (Hessie Trailhead & Caribou Ranch Open Space). The adventure continues: get a taste of the local shopping with Pearl Street Mall, trek along Mount Sanitas Trail, and view the masterpieces at Boulder Arts and Crafts Gallery.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Boulder trip builder tool.

Houston to Boulder is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Houston to Boulder is minus 1 hour. In July, Boulder is a bit cooler than Houston - with highs of 87°F and lows of 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Amarillo.

Things to do in Boulder

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Fort Collins, Nederland, Benson Park Sculpture Garden, Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, Golden History Museum & Park
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New Belgium Brewing Company ©
New Belgium Brewing Company
Pearl Street Mall ©
Pearl Street Mall
Flatirons ©
Flatirons

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Amarillo

Amarillo ©
Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): get a taste of life in the country at Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West, then see the interesting displays at Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum, and then make a trip to Cadallic Ranch.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Amarillo day trip app.

You can fly from Boulder to Amarillo in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Boulder to Amarillo due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Boulder in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Amarillo, with lows of 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amarillo

Museums
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Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum ©
Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum
Cadallic Ranch ©
Cadallic Ranch
Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West ©
Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West

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