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Why Denver?

Denver, the capital city of Colorado, combines a modern city with the spirit of the Old West. The city, which sits in the shadow of the Rocky Mountains to the west, is home to a diverse collection of art museums, major sports teams and a vibrant music scene. The region is also home to Coors beer and its own cuisine, with specialties like Rocky Mountain oysters and the Denver omelet.

There are so many fun things to do in Denver; you won't know where to start. Some of the most popular Denver attractions include the Colorado State Capitol Building, the Molly Brown House Museum (home to the "unsinkable" survivor of the "Titanic"), Denver Botanic Gardens and the 16th Street Mall, a 1.25-mile-long pedestrian street in downtown Denver.

Of course, your trip to Denver would not be complete without a trip out of town to see the wonders of the Rocky Mountains. Denver day trips include visiting Pikes Peak, enjoying a concert at Red Rocks Amphitheater and browsing the bookshops and other boutiques in quirky Boulder. You can also take one of the Denver to Rocky Mountain National Park tours and explore the varied plant and wildlife there. There are several ski resorts within a short drive of Denver, including Vail, Winter Park and Beaver Creek. These resorts aren't only for winter fun; they are beautiful places to hike during the summer.

Whether you're new to Denver or you've visited the "Mile High City" a dozen times, there's always something new to discover.

Gray Line Denver

Knowing where to begin sightseeing in Denver can be a challenge. There's just so much to see and do. Taking a tour can help take some of the indecision out of Denver sightseeing and help you learn more about the city.

Gray Line Denver offers a number of excellent Denver sightseeing tours, both within the city and to points outside of the city. There are also Denver to Rocky Mountain Tours, Pikes Peak tours, trips on the Georgetown Loop train through the Rocky Mountains and tours to the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. There are even Denver walking tours.

One of the most popular Denver sightseeing experiences is the Denver Highlights tour. This tour can help you get your bearings in the city and figure out want sights you want to see more of, while learning more about Denver's diverse history. Our three-hour Denver highlights tour includes attractions like Larimer Square, the Denver Art Museum, City Park and the 19th century Victorian mansions for which Denver is famous.

Gray Line is one of the most trusted names in the travel industry. With more than 100 years' experience, we have the knowledge and the contacts to create interesting, enjoyable and educational tours. Our local Denver operator has its own long history of excellent customer service. Together, we offer global excellence with local connections to bring you the best possible sightseeing experience.

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