Aspen Itinerary 1 Day

This is a glimpse of what to see in 1 day in Aspen from Aspen itinerary 1 day created by our travel experts. These are the attractions one must visit while planning a 1 day trip to Aspen.

A Day in Aspen - Perfect 24 Hours Guide

Whether you're in Aspen just for a day with your friends, a day off on a business trip, or first timer backpacking on a solo trip and you've always wanted to go to Aspen, you can still explore this city of United States and get a feel for its culture and history.

Is one day enough for Aspen?

Wondering whether one day is enough or not, to explore Aspen? Certainly not; but here's how you can make the most of it. Though Aspen is the place to be, suggesting attractions for 24 hours in Aspen could be a tough choice as there are many places than you can visit. You might get a glimpse of Aspen, but for a local slice, you of course need a lot more time. On this trip, we suggest you cover only 4-5 popular attractions of Aspen, spending time walking around and discovering the history, culture, and people.

What to pack for 1 day in Aspen vacation?

It can be worth having a petite backpack for Aspen day trip. More helpful things to pack for a day trip to Aspen:

  • Light jacket
  • Maps and Brochures
  • Snacks and Water Bottle
  • Camera with batteries

How much money do you need for 1 day in Aspen?

The average daily price for traveling in Aspen is USD 156. The average price of food for one day is USD 30. The average price of a hotel for a couple is USD 140.

How to spend 1 day in Aspen?

The best way to explore Aspen in 1 day is to visit the best Aspen attractions and avoid the crowd whenever possible. This Aspen itinerary of 1 day takes you to the landmark spots like Maroon Bells, Independence Pass, Maroon Lake Scenic Trail. Along with a mist-trix of must-see attractions, outdoor activities and few family and kid’s activities like a visit to The John Denver Sanctuary, you will have a splendid time on your one day trip to Aspen for sure.

Aspen travel tips to save time and money

Easy and handy Aspen guidelines for your one day trip in Aspen:

  • Don't try to fit in everything
  • Book a guided Aspen sightseeing tour
  • Start early, you will have more time to explore as well you can easily beat the crowds.
  • Don't leave your planning until the last minute

Where to stay for 1 day in Aspen?

Since you have only 24 hours in Aspen, you should make the most of it by staying around the city's top attractions. Although it might not be the best deal, you will save time as well money spent on commute. Whatever your budget is, you can easily find the cheap and budget friendly accommodations in Aspen for 1 day. Locals also offer cozy homestays with awesome food and they would guide you to plan your travel accordingly.

Best places to eat in Aspen if you've only 1 day:

Want to explore the sumptuous cuisine of this city? Then, visit the most popular restaurants for delicious food.

Local transportation in Aspen

If you want to explore the offbeat places in Aspen and know its every nook and corner, then hopping onto a metro/train or a local city bus will be a smart choice.

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