Fort Collins Tourism

Fort Collins is the Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Larimer County, Colorado, United States. Situated on the Cache La Poudre River along the Colorado Front Range, Fort Collins is located 65 miles (105 km) north of the Colorado State Capitol in Denver. With a 2016 estimated population of 161,000, it is the fourth most populous city in Colorado after Denver, Colorado Springs, and Aurora. Fort Collins is a midsize college city, home to Colorado State University.


Fort Collins is the fourth largest city in Colorado and is located along the Rocky Mountains. The city is home to Colorado State University. The city has a range of tourist attractions like Fort Collins Historic Old Town, Museum of Discovery, The Gardens on the Spring Creek; hiking destinations like Horsetooth Reservoir, Horsetooth Mountain, Cache La Poudre Wilderness and many more. Known as the craft beer capital, Fort Collins has 5 award winning breweries where you can opt for guided tours and tastings sessions. Downtown Fort Collins has many festivals and events happening throughout the year and is known for its diverse cultural attractions and lively nightlife. Visit Fort Collins, which is said to be an architectural inspiration for Disneyland's Main Street.


The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Fort Collins

  • The Fort Collins Ghost Tour
    The Fort Collins Ghost TourNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 1 Hrs 30 Mins

    The Fort Collins Ghost Tour includes a guided evening journey into and under Old Town Fort Collins. Along the way, you will l...

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  • Save 2% Fort Collins Craft Brewery Tour
    Fort Collins Craft Brewery Tour3 Reviews

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    Join this 4 hour fully guided craft brewery tourvisiting the best breweries in Fort Collins with private talks and beer tasti...

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  • Know the pollution level of Fort Collins before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 39.29 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 9.09 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 10.71 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Fort Collins for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Fort Collins.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 15.38 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 17.31 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.85 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 21.15 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 44.23 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 19.23 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 38.46 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 95.83 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 78.85 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 23.08 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 7.69 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 26.92 (Low)
    • Safety Index 74.75 (High)
    • Climate Index 53.5 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 14.39 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 23.58 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 75 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Fort Collins

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.25 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.37 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 44 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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