Denver Holidays

More than the great outdoors

Denver Holidays
Expect to find
Great outdoors

Take in the great Rocky Mountains


Denver is home to a fantastic art scene

Culinary creations

Savour the very best of Denver cuisine

Craft beers

Denver is one of the top beer cities in the US

The Mile High City

Denver holidays offer some of the best the American West has to offer. This popular city makes getting to the adventures of the Rocky Mountains easy, offering the perfect base for a winter sports holiday.

The city of Denver has a lot more to offer than the great outdoors with a bustling culinary and art scene making it a popular destination for explorers and foodies. Craft beer is also a major attraction for Denver holidays, with the city boasting more than 100 craft beer pubs and tap rooms

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Things to do in Denver

Enjoy the Great Outdoors

Denver is home to some of the most magnificent natural splendour in the US. Visiting the Rocky Mountains National Park is an absolute must while on holiday in Denver, offering the perfect opportunity to enjoy the wildlife, embark on a hike, or bike through the beautiful natural landscapes. Winter in Denver is ideal for heading into the mountains for a skiing holiday. It is the largest après ski town, making it the perfect destination to enjoy a range of winter sports. Denver also boasts over 200 traditional and historic parks along an 85-mile biking trail, making getting around to see the sensational sights hassle-free.

Take in the Art

Denver holidays offer the perfect opportunity to explore the seven art districts, full to the brim with local art. Along with the world class museums, Denver is truly the art hub of the Rocky Mountain region. History hunters are well taken care of too, with the Denver Art Museum boasting one of the largest collections of Indigenous Arts in America. Alternatively, simply walking the streets of Denver allows you to soak in the urban art, particularly in the River North Art District. If you’re in Denver in the summer, the Cherry Creek Arts Festival is an absolute must, with hundreds of artists and exhibits waiting to be explored.

Explore the Exciting Culinary Scene

Foodies, get ready to fall in love with Denver. This established foodie destination invites you on a whirlwind tour of some sensational cuisine. Denver is home to some of the best restaurants in Colorado, with multiple James Beard Award winning chefs opening fantastic restaurants that focus on using locally grown ingredients, adding a unique flair to many all time American favourites.

Sample the Carefully Created Craft Beer

If you’re a lover of a good old craft beer, a Denver holiday might just be the winning ticket. The city is a craft beer hub, inviting visitors to explore the amazing local breweries, while sampling some of the most unique craft beers. As one of the top beer cities in the US, it’s no surprise that there are more than 100 brewpubs, taprooms, and craft breweries across the Denver metro area.

FAQs on Denver

  • When is the best time to visit Denver?

    Winter in Denver (December-March) is the most popular with many visiting to hit the snow and get skiing and snowboarding. Spring in Denver shouldn’t be passed on too quickly, with the weather in Denver between March and April also making fantastic conditions for snowboarding. If hiking is on your Denver to-do list, consider visiting from September to October for cooler weather. Summer in Denver is all about outdoor activities, like river rafting and major music events. 

  • How many days should I spend in Denver?

    Generally, about 3-4 days is enough time to take in what Denver has to offer. Unless you’re heading for an all-around winter sports extravaganza, then you’ll need at least 5 days.



  • What is the best way to travel around Denver?

    Within Denver City, there are various public transport options, including a bus service and light rail. But one of the best ways to explore the West is on a luxury train journey with Rocky Mountaineer. You can take in the very best of Colorado, Denver, and Moab in one luxury train trip. 


Staff Tips

  • Adrienne Keogh

    At American Holidays our slogan is ‘Possibilities Unlimited’ and they truly are!
    American Holidays don’t come off the shelf. We tailor-make down to the finest detail. And because we only employ genuine destination experts, you’ll have the inside track on the hidden highlights and experiences that others often miss.

    Adrienne KeoghSales and Operations Manager
  • Karen Sheals Hoy
    Active tours are suitable for people of all levels of experience and fitness. Active tours embrace the nature of the explorer and usually include a range of adventurous activities, such as walking and hiking, as well as city sightseeing. Walks, hikes and activities cater to everyone from beginner to expert, ranging in difficulty from easy to strenuous. There will often be a wide variety of options available depending on your interests, budget and ability.
    Karen Sheals HoyManager
  • Jennifer Mulligan

    Enjoy a stress free trip with an escorted tour. Let somebody else do the driving as you explore the destination of your dreams. An escorted tour is hassle-free way of exploring several regions with everything taken care of.

    Jennifer MulliganPersonal Travel Planner
  • Sarah McCormick

    In America the cities come alive at night! There is always something to see or do so make sure you check out what’s on while you are there and experience the most amazing live shows, fabulous eateries and unique bars and nightclubs.

    Sarah McCormickPersonal Travel Planner
  • Jennifer Mulligan

    Why not explore at your own pace? Our self-drive itineraries are designed to give you the security of knowing that your daily accommodation is secured, with the flexibility of travelling at your leisure. Do you prefer hiking and sightseeing along the way? Or is the allure of the open road more your style? The choice is yours! Whatever you choose we will help you plan your ideal itinerary.

    Jennifer MulliganPersonal Travel Planner

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