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Why fly to Denver?
Think hot chocolates by the fire after a heart-pumping afternoon down the slopes, followed by a delicious dinner of succulent steak bison. Then a snowy jaunt down to a bar built of cedar and love, where a live act is crooning as the crowd wavers between relaxed adoration and rosy chatter.
Denver is truly a unique flight destination to a land of rugged beauty and cozy charm. As your flight begins to descend the majestic Rocky Mountain landscape will take a moment to set in. From above these mountains are beautiful but once you land below you will be struck by their sheer size.
The city is a mix between city slick and natural wonder. It is home to ski resorts and golf courses and an absolute playground for biking enthusiasts. Denver residents have cultivated a thriving theater and arts scene and hosts tremendous affairs at the Denver Performing Arts Center. An evening in the Lower Downtown is a must to get a real pulse on the Denver scene and experience the city as the residents do every day. Here you will find trendy shops and restaurants as well as intimate live music. For travellers who are new to the rugged mountain experience, there are numerous opportunities to take skiing and boarding classes or even a session with a golf pro at one of the resorts. Hiking guides are also available and can help you find the coolest locations only known to the locals, however heading out for an adventure on your own is always a great idea too. The city is outdoorsy chic at its finest, get ready for a rosy-cheeked, cool, mountain air experience.
Denver weather is fairly mild with temperatures in the winter generally staying above the 0-degree mark even in January. The summers can get quite warm when temperatures hit the high 20s.
When to fly to Denver
Ski season is obviously very popular and runs from December to March although locals make take to the slopes a little earlier. Flight tickets during this period are usually pricey, although occasional deals do pop up after January.
Denver also experiences heavy traffic during the summer due to all of the outdoor amenities that can be enjoyed during the warmer months.
The best time to find flight deals for Denver is September through November as well as in early spring.
Getting into Denver
Denver International Airport is your gateway to the city and once you land there are several options to get into the city. Public bus transit is an option as are airport shuttle, but if you've got a hotel booked shuttle service will be provided. Taxis are also available to get into the metro Denver area.
Getting around Denver
The best way to get around Denver is via car or taxi due to the layout of the city. However if you are staying at a resort, transportation can be arranged through them for day trips. Taxis are also available on request.
- The Colorado History Museum is a fantastic source of the city and state's history. The exhibits will give you a fresh prospective of life in the city.
- The city has a vibrant jazz scene, spend an evening at one of the popular jazz venues frequented by locals to get a taste of everyday life in the city.
- Take a trip to the Denver Botanical Gardens, which is home for flora from regions around the world. The site is huge and you could easily spend a whole afternoon there.
- Denver is big on brewing and an increasing number of breweries are offering tours, book an afternoon and get a taste of cold fresh Rocky beer.
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