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Denver and Foothills Mountain Small-Group Tour

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  • Explore historic downtown Denver and the Rocky Mountain foothills
  • Check out the natural sandstone acoustics at Red Rocks Amphitheatre
  • Take in panoramic views from the top of Lookout Mountain
Denver and Foothills Mountain Small-Group Tour
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Denver and Foothills Mountain Small-Group Tour
Explore beyond Denver and head for the foothills of the Rocky Mountains on this small-group tour with transportation included. Mountain panoramas, pine forests, Wild West history, and scenic canyon roads are within easy reach of the Mile High City, so you can get out of town even if you just have a half-day to spare. Stops include the famous Red Rocks Amphitheatre and the town of Golden, home of Coors brewing.
What to Expect
Meet your guide and small group in downtown Denver, and visit historic Larimer Square, which now serves as a shopping and dining hub. Hop in the bus and head west into the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. See the legendary music venue and ancient sandstone formations at Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre, and follow the scenic Bear Creek Canyon to the town of Evergreen, where you stop for photos.

Get a glimpse of Colorado’s “beasts of the plains” at Buffalo Herd Overlook on the way to Lookout Mountain, which offers stunning views of the Front Range. Pay tribute to a chapter of Wild West history at the grave of frontier showman Buffalo Bill. Take the scenic Lariat Loop down the mountain to the town of Golden, home to the Coors brewing company. Take a walk around the charming main street here before returning to Denver, where your tour ends.
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1 - 5 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Best Way to See the Foothill Highlights

Our tour started promptly very close to our hotel. It was a Monday and there were only four on our tour including my wife and me in the comfortable 15 passenger Mercedes van. Our guide & driver, Guy, was an encyclopedia. His knowledge of the...More

Thank OldWes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fun Day!

I booked this tour when looking around for things to do in downtown Denver. I was tagging along on a business trip with my husband, and we were staying in the city with no rental car. This was perfect. Ben picked us up about a...More

Thank Becky Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Good tour but to short

The guide was very friendly, knowledgeable and provided a very good tour/experience. I felt the tour was entirely to quick as you do not have nearly enough time to take in the sights/incredible/beautiful views the tour offered. If your looking to take in unbelievable views...More

Thank jscarecrow
Reviewed 6 July 2018
Fun trip, highly scenic drive.

Madu was our tour guide and she was wonderful. She gave commentary when appropriate. I enjoyed all that she had to say and she also had a great sense of humor. Her driving was very good and the scenery was unbelievable. Red Rocks was more...More

2  Thank Scott N
Reviewed 28 June 2018
Fantastic Tour

This tour is very reasonably priced and was excellent. The guide, Madu, was a great guide providing a lot of interesting information with a touch of humor. She also assured we were well hydrated and gave anticipatory guidance about each stop how to efficiently use...More

1  Thank susanwiers
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1 August 2018|
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Response from AnnLa | Reviewed this property |
Ours was at 10:00. It was great.
10 June 2018|
Response from hdon | Reviewed this property |
It was a four hour tour. Probably actually a little less. We were picked up at our hotel because it was within city limits which was nice. Others met us at a downtown spot. It was a Mercedes small bus/ large van style with... More
5 June 2018|
Response from AnnLa | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you could bring a 3 yr old. I don't think it would interest a child that age but could very easily be done.