Colorado, United States of America
Language: English, Spanish
Best Time to Visit: Throughout the year
Time Zone: GMT -7
Driving: Right side
Main Attractions: Denver Zoo, Colorado's Ocean Journey, Denver Art Museum, Casa Bonita, Water World, Denver Botanic Gardens, etc.
Nicknamed the ‘Mile High’ city, due to the fact that the elevation of this place exactly one mile from the sea level, Denver is capital and the most populous city in Colorado, US. The USP of this place is the fact that it is famous for its sunny weather and is located close to the front range of the Rocky Mountains. Sport lovers have a field day here as they can choose from a number of activities like hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, skiing, and snowboarding (in winters). The great sunny weather makes the climate extremely hospitable and this is the reason why you will find tourists flocking this place. People who have settled here have come from all over US, seeking hospitable climate and different opportunities. As a tourist, there are a number of attractions and places to see. Check out some fun things to do in Denver.
The Denver Zoo deserves a special mention. Visitors who come to the zoo describe this wonderful place as being simply extraordinary. With more than 4000 animals from over 685 species and around 157 endangered species, the Denver Zoo is a delightful place to check out nature’s finest creations. The animals have been brought from North America, South America, Asia, Europe, Africa and other exotic places all over the world. The Denver Zoo has a collection of animals that is considered to be the seventh most diverse in United States.
Denver has a great collection of museums that display some of the most fascinating and wonderful artifacts. There are art museums, historical museums, children’s museums and something to amuse everyone. Check out places like Children's Museum of Denver, Colorado Railroad Museum, Denver Art Museum, Denver Firefighters Museum, Molly Brown House Museum, etc. They offer a variety of exciting experiences and make sure you leave with pleasant memories.
Denver offers you true adrenalin rush with some of the best amusement parks in America. Kids and adults alike enjoy their hearts out in these amusement parks. A visit to the amusement parks is a must and you have to try out the exciting rides they offer. Visit places like Lakeside Amusement Park, Elitch Gardens, Water World, Casa Bonita, etc. to enjoy yourself thoroughly. These amusement parks are a must-visit in Denver, irrespective of the fact whether you have kids or not!