Best of Denver Tour & Best of Denver: City Lights Tour
For over 100 years, Denver has been known at the “Christmas City”. This tour offers a full historic experience, while waling through a wonderland of lights. Downtown Denver is a visual feast for the eyes. Modern skyscrapers tower above historically and architecturally significant landmarks. Enjoy the excitement and energy of the 16th Street Mall, with its boutique shops and trendy restaurants. Bohemian artist and street musicians line the corridor of the 16th Street Mall, while historic landmarks and points of interests beckon the past.Larimer Square, the birthplace of Denver City. Built in 1858, it represents a pristine example of western Victorian architecture. The Denver Art Museum, the Colorado State Capitol, Civic Center Park, and the infamous Brown Palace Hotel are just a few of the landmarks you will see.
Fun facts, famous residents, scandals from the past, haunted hotels, are among the stories that you will see on this tour. Note: After Thanksgiving, we conduct this tour in the evening, as the Holiday Lights Tour. This tour tends to sell out quickly, so book early.
This is not a round trip tour. It is designed to allow the opportunity to stay downtown, and enjoy some of the bests shops and restaurants in the city of Denver. Our guides will give you simple instructions on how to get back to the start of the tour.
This Tour meets at the Denver Art Museum, in front of the giant broom and dustpan. The address is 100 W. 14th Ave, Denver, CO. 80205. The tour ends at the Christkindl German Market.
Approximately 2 miles,Walking Tour, Duration: 1 ½ to 2 Hours. Cost: $20.00 Language: English
- Denver Art Museum
- Byers Evans Mansion
- Civic Center Park
- City and County Building
- United States Mint
- Curry-Chucovich House
- Colorado State Capitol
- Brown Palace Hotel
- The Navarre, former brothel
- Trinity Methodist Church
- 16th Street Mall
- The Paramount Theater
- Daniels and Fisher Clock Tower
- The Blue Bear and The Denver Convention Center
- Denver Theater Center
- Larimer Square – The Birthplace of the City of Denver
- Christkindl German Market