The Mile High City is truly a sight to behold. Maintaining a delicate balance of nature, history, adventure, and modern conveniences, it’s no wonder our city ranks among the top vacation destinations in the world. But, have you imagined experiencing each of those facets of our metropolis into one activity? By going sightseeing, you’ll have the opportunity to not only combine those things but also marvel at many of the best views in Denver. Whether you’ve visited Colorado’s capital before or it’ll be your first time, we recommend packing your camera and capturing your favorite places on your getaway to Castle Marne.
Discover where the best views in Denver are when you request a copy of our free Vacation Guide, which is filled with our top choices for area attractions, things to do, and locations to visit. Unlock the best of the Mile High City today to explore more tomorrow!
3 of the Best Views in Denver
The best views in Denver are waiting for your arrival. From vistas in the parks to lookouts from the tops of government buildings, you’ll be enthralled by what you see. Here are our suggestions for where to enjoy the beauty of the Mile High City!
For the best views of the Denver skyline, make the 1-mile walk or bike ride from Castle Marne to City Park. This beloved sanctuary features not only the Denver Zoo and the Denver Museum of Nature & Science but also sweeping views of the Rocky Mountains in the distance. Accented by the man-made marvels of the Capitol Hill district, you’ll be captivated by this view delicately blending towering buildings and our surrounding nature together.
The Denver Capitol Building
Nestled on East Colfax Avenue and Grant Street in Civic Center Park, enjoy a tour of the Denver Capitol Building. On your guided experience, you’ll learn about influential people in the history of the Mile High City, the grand architecture, various rooms in the building, and even the materials used to build this magnificent structure. Your tour will end with a climb up to the gold-rimmed dome via staircases. Behold the many scenic outlooks of Denver; it’s truly a remarkable sight!
Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Red Rocks Amphitheatre remains one of the most beloved destinations to visit while in Denver. From extraordinary concerts to wonderful shows, it’s one of the best music venues, but you’ll experience more than just harmonious sounds at the location. In nearby Morrison, experience the most scenic views near Denver of the Rocky Mountains and is a marvelous photo opportunity. Stand next to the cowboy statue, have the iconic ridges in the background, or admire a distant of our modern metropolis from there. We hope you enjoy this view as much as many of our guests do!
For more places to marvel at the best views in and of Denver, we recommend taking a trip to the following locations:
- A drive on Aurora Dam Road
- A hike to the top of Lookout Mountain and Lookout Mountain Park in Golden, CO
- A walk around Inspiration Point Park in Denver
- A lookout from the Anschutz Family Sky Terrace at your event in City Park
Unwind at Castle Marne
After you’ve become inspired by the best views in Denver, head back to Castle Marne. We invite you to browse our beautifully appointed accommodations and reserve the ideal one for your trip. Then, begin thinking about what you want to do. If you’re having trouble deciding on what to see, do, and visit, request a copy of our complimentary Travel Guide (link bolded above). You’ll not find the best of our city but also a wonderful overview of what you’ll experience at our historic bed and breakfast. When you arrive, stroll through the Victorian gardens, indulge in a meal at our intimate dining establishment, and simply meander through our royal castle. We are looking forward to making your acquaintance this year!