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Small-Group Tour of the Rocky Mountain National Park from Denver provided by ilimo

Small-Group Tour of the Rocky Mountain National Park from Denver

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
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Updated 11/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 11/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Even with just one day to spare, escape the Mile High City for the towering peaks, alpine lakes, and roving wildlife of Rocky Mountain National Park on this day trip that operates in all seasons. Enjoy views of historic mining towns and scenic mountain passes like Trail Ridge Road while a guide handles the hairpin turns, stopping along the way to spot elk, snap photos, and soak up haunted history at the legendary Stanley Hotel in Estes Park.
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1747 Wynkoop St
1747 Wynkoop St, Denver, CO 80202, USA09:45 AM pick-up from Union Station. We pick up outside Hopdoddy Burger Bar, located outside Union Station's main entrance between 17th and 18th on Wynkoop St.
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    Estes Park Visitor Center
    Stop: 25 minutes -
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    Rocky Mountain National Park
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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    Stanley Hotel
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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You'll end at
1747 Wynkoop St
1747 Wynkoop St, Denver, CO 80202, USA09:45 AM pick-up from Union Station. We pick up outside Hopdoddy Burger Bar, located outside Union Station's main entrance between 17th and 18th on Wynkoop St.
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Highlights
  • Experience Rocky Mountain National Park without renting a car or booking a hotel
  • Drive above timberline on Trail Ridge Road during summer, or take a winter walk around snowy Bear Lake
  • Visit the Stanley Hotel, inspiration for Stephen King’s horror film “The Shining”
  • Small-group tour from Denver for a more personalized day in the Rockies
Important Information
Departure Point
1747 Wynkoop St, Denver, CO 80202, USA
Duration
8h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Professional guide
  • Park Admission
  • Entry/Admission - Rocky Mountain National Park
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum of four guests apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions and road closures. The itinerary might be modified.
  • Two pick up options: 09:30 AM Blue Bear 776 14TH Denver, CO 80202 or 09:45 AM Union Station (passenger Loading zone) 1701 Wynkoop ST Denver, CO 80202
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Barbara Marino wrote a review Nov 2019
4 contributions1 helpful vote
Our Viator Tour, 11/16/19, in a 15 passenger van of Rocky Mountain National Park was wonderful! We thoroughly enjoyed our visit through the mountains, vistas and meadows as well as the hikes around 2 beautiful lakes (Lily & Sprague). Our tour guide, Jake, was knowledgeable,
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Date of experience: November 2019
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markyb_10 wrote a review Oct 2019
Salisbury, United Kingdom105 contributions33 helpful votes
I booked this trip to get a snapshot of the Rockies on the day before the start of my conference. Pick up was convenient outside the Union station as we came in on the RTD train. Hudson our guide was very personable, knowledgeable and really made our trip. We first stopped at
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Charles S wrote a review Oct 2019
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we loved the rocky mountain national park tour. the beauty is indescribable. we had a tour the previous day of pikes peak and hudson was our tour guide. we asked him which area we should tour the following day and he suggested this one, we could not have been happier with the
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Date of experience: October 2019
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TaraB0997 wrote a review Oct 2019
Toronto, Canada162 contributions34 helpful votes
I would highly recommend this day trip from Denver to Rocky Mountain National Park. We were driven from a Union Station in Denver through Estes Park and onto the Park. We saw a male and female elk right on the road. We then went to the Alpine Visitors’ Center where there is a
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Candie F wrote a review Sep 2019
Jacksonville, Florida, United States32 contributions6 helpful votes
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The views are incredible on this tour and some interesting facts are shared but never boring or too much. I packed some snacks, which I recommend as lunch was not available until 2:00 and its a very limited selection. The stop at Estes was my favorite! Mountain towns are so
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LizzyWulff
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Highly Recommend
Our tour guide, Ben, really made our tour to garden of the gods and pikes peak exceptional. He was so accommodating
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BackPacker751652
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Red Rocks and Ben--two winners
Ben was the perfect guide. We spent two successive days on different tours with him. We were so impressed with hi
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895shannonp
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Amazing time!
Just wanted to brag on Nick and this amazing tour! Our day was amazing, my Mom and I felt very say during these CO
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Voyager39503
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Garden of the Gods/Pikes Peak
We used this tour company last year for a trip to Rocky Mountain National Park and had a wonderful time. We picked
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C9193DDmichaels
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Fun day tour.
We had a wonderful time. Interesting itinerary, comfortable vehicle and an outstanding guide - Ben. Highly recomme
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Here is the deal
I just want to share my experience so I can possibly help out someone else. My tour for today was cancelled which I
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artsqueenbee
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Fabulous! Thanks, Hudson!!
Booked a private tour for 3/6/20 through Yassine Chanane at Ilimo for six of our company wives while our husbands w
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Sasha R
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Most Amazing Trip!
My husband and I have been doing these tour guides with Trip Advisor and so far they have been wonderful! We loved
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pamdT1541KT
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Overall fantastic experience!
I expected to be amazed by the scenery and views and was not disappointed. Having our amazing tour guide, Hudson,
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ashleysJ7686BT
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Best Tour Experience and Guide Ever!
Went on this tour and had an amazing experience. Our tour guide, Hudson knew his stuff! He enlightened us about the
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Annachickenmama
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AWESOME TRIP - GLAD I DID IT!
Went on this tour and luckily it was such beautiful weather plus only 3 people were in the group because of the cov
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Savas1121
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Beautiful scenery and tons of CO fun facts
First I would like to thank Hudson our guide, he was awesome! He knew all the great angles for photos and pretty mu
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990ubaidullahk
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Fantastic day with Hudson tour guide
We have really great time all the day with Hudson . Fantastic guide and so friendly that took our pictures all on t
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D6319YLnancyp
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We will always remember this trip
This was a great day trip. Our guide Hudson was very nice and knowledgeable about the area. He had snacks and water
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Pikes Peak and Garden of the Gods
Hudson was a magnificent tour guide with a trove of information about history and geology. He was informative and e
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