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Denver: Rocky Mountain Half-Day Explorer Trip

Denver: Rocky Mountain Half-Day Explorer Trip

From US$ 79 per person

Get your first taste of the Rockies as you enjoy views of the great plains and the Rocky Mountains.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 13 participants


2 hours
  • Denver

  • 30 minutes
  • Red Rocks Amphitheatre (guided tour, photo stop, hiking, free time)

  • 30 minutes
  • Evergreen, Colorado (photo stop, coffee, beer, free time)

    • Optional
  • 20 minutes
  • Lookout Mountain (view, photo stop)

  • Buffalo Bill's Grave (guided tour, photo stop)

  • 40 minutes
  • Denver

Meeting point
Main stop
  • Drive along the scenic Lariat Loop
  • See the famous Red Rocks Amphitheatre
  • Admire the views from Lookout Mountain
  • Learn about Colorado from your local guide
Full description
The foothills of the Rocky Mountains bear amazing views, dinosaur tracks, and the world famous Red Rocks Amphitheater. Drive along the historic Lariat Loop up Bear Creek Canyon and enjoy closer views of the Rockies.  Take a break along the way in Evergreen for a cup of coffee or a beer. Immerse yourself in some of the Wild West feel that Colorado has to offer.  Make a stop at Lookout Mountain for amazing views of the plains and the continental divide. This is the place where Buffalo Bill, the West’s first superstar, requested to be laid to rest.
  • Local knowledgable guide
  • Food or drink
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at the large American flagpole in front of Union Station on Wynkoop Street in Denver.

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Important information

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  •  Please note that the time spent at each stop may vary depending on customer's interests, weather conditions, and other factors.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 124 reviews

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The 8 hour of Rocky Mountain national park tour was a garbage but I still want to use this app because this tour was impeccable! You visit many places within 4 hours, all of which are so worth visiting. The tour is so compact but I could have enough time for everything!

August 17, 2021

Perfect Half-Day Tour!

I was only going to be in Denver for a day but I wanted to take in as much as I could. This half-day tour was absolutely perfect. Our guide was Gentry, super-cute too :D, was amazing! Always kept you engaged, kept the information coming and made herself available to take pictures of your group at each stop as well. As we were coming back she was helpful in giving ideas of what to do or see next. If I was leading the Denver Tourism Office I'd hire her in a heart beat, she was that good! This was my first tour with Aspire Tours and surely will not be my last.

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September 29, 2019

Susie was a super guide with personality plus. Most importantly she showed up early at the pickup sight and was well organized in every aspect. She displayed enthusiasm and was well versed in the information and the delivered it with great passion. She is an asset to the company and we hope to be on another tour with her as our guide.

September 21, 2019

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