Are you planning a trip to the Mile High City? Our Denver 3 day itinerary is the perfect tool for getting the most of your time here! Denver is full of exciting things to do and see, from numerous city parks to museums and craft breweries — there’s no way you can explore the city in a day!
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Denver 3-Day Itinerary: What to Do
Follow this Denver 3-day itinerary from morning to evening for the ideal ways to make the most of your weekend or weekday getaway. We hope you have a wonderful time!
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and when you stay with us, you can start your day with a delicious gourmet breakfast, featuring items like homemade muffins, fresh fruit medley, and our chef’s entrée of the day. Breakfast is served at 7 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. on weekdays, and 8 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. on weekends and holidays. Spend some of the late morning shopping at one of the many establishments like the many malls or the Tattered Cover Bookstore!
If you’ve never visited Denver and you’re itching to get out and see the city, then you’re in luck. Explore the many city parks of the Mile High City. Just a short walk from Castle Marne, spend time at City Park. This 330-acre nature preserve offers ample space to lounge, and also houses the Denver Museum of Nature & Science as well as the Denver Zoo!
After your day of exploring, head back to Castle Marne for a romantic dinner. A USA Today top choice for the “Most Romantic Place for Dinner in Denver,” it’s an indulgent way to treat your beloved to something special. Set in the intimate atmosphere of the intimate Peacock Room, enjoy a four-course spread, prepared fresh by Chef Michael from Toque Blanche, one of the finest Executive Chefs in Denver. While we do not serve alcohol at the Castle, we recommend bringing your own bottle of wine or beer. We have suggestions for where to buy and will provide the glasses for you!
Wake up in the comfort of your luxurious accommodation and head down for a light breakfast. After your meal, plan to tour one of the many museums and historical buildings! Each of these informative exhibit halls offers a glimpse into a facet of our rich past and provides an interactive way to learn more about the many fun facts of Denver. If you’re having trouble deciding which to tour, check out our recommendations!
- Clyfford Still Museum | Museum
- Denver Firefighters Museum | Museum
- Denver Museum of Contemporary Art | Museum
- Forney Museum of Transportation | Museum
- History Colorado Center | Museum
- Colorado State Capitol, one of the best views in Denver | Government Building
- Denver Mint | Government Building
- Art District on Santa Fe | Art Galleries
After your history lesson, grab a well-deserved drink at one of the many microbreweries in and near Denver. Whether you’re a connoisseur or just wish to try something incredible, savor the rich and refreshing tastes of the many brews. Each of these craft beer destinations offers an inviting atmosphere, wonderful staff, rotational and permanent selections, wonderful brewery tours, and great food to pair. Here are some of our favorites!
- Black Shirt Brewing Company
- Breckenridge Brewery
- Denver Beer Company
- Great Divide Brewery
- Rock Bottom Brewery
- Station 26 Brewing
- Wynkoop Brewing Company
After you’re day of exploring, grab dinner at one of the downtown Denver restaurants. These dining establishments offer a diverse menu of eclectic cuisines, of refreshing drinks, and of decadent desserts. Visit popular places like The Avenue Grill, Beast + Bottle, Fruition Restaurant, and Guard and Grace are all places to enjoy a wonderful night!
Morning & Afternoon
Start your day with breakfast at Castle Marne before exploring the nearby Rocky Mountains. Hike to the peak of Mount Evans, meander down the many trails featuring waterfalls, and even hikes in the winter. Whatever way you decide to pass the hours, bring your camera to capture the surrounding nature and immerse yourself in the wonder of Colorado!
On your final night, spend the evening full of entertainment. Start off with a show at the Mayan Theatre, the Avenue Theater, the Paramount Theater, or Red Rocks Amphitheatre. These venues are wonderful places for a cultural experience that you surely won’t forget! After the performance, continue the fun at one of the many nightlife destinations in Denver. Check out the South of Colfax Nightlife District and enjoy the six lively places for great drinks and even better time!
Plan Your Long Weekend in Denver with Castle Marne Today
With our Denver 3-day itinerary, you’ll discover how wonderful our metropolis is! We love Denver and everything it offers, and we want you to experience the charm of our city, too. At Castle Marne, we are honored to be called one of the best B&Bs in Denver for our stunning architecture, excellent accommodations, and romantic rooms, all dressed in timeless luxury. Explore our beautifully appointed suites, and you’ll discover how marvelous and relaxing our rooms are. After you book, explore our specials to enhance your time. Your weekend getaway to Denver will be amazing; we look forward to being your host this year!