The city and county of Denver, the capital and largest city in Colorado,
offers excitement at high altitudes. Against the backdrop of the
breathtaking Rocky Mountains, Denver garners 300 days of annual sunshine
and provides year around adventure for residents and visitors alike.
During the winter months, nearby
world-class skiing beckons. Summer brings mountain climbing,
hiking and wildlife viewing at nearby national and state parks, including
Rocky Mountain National Park. And all year long Denver offers
endless shopping, great cuisine, theme parks, arts and culture, sporting
events and exciting nightlife.
For visitors, Denver's top attractions include Buffalo Bill's Grave and
Museum, the Colorado Railroad Museum, the State Capital, the Denver Zoo
and the Denver Art Museum.
In addition, don't forget to enjoy a day
watching one of Denver's professional sports teams.
Denver International Airport is the fifth
busiest airport in the United States in terms of traffic, offering an
easy gateway to the Rockies for those who choose to fly into the state.
So make your plans to visit Denver this year!