For many suffering from the back to school blues, there is no better time to plan a mini-vacation to revitalize before the chaos of scheduling and carpools ensues. We have the perfect itinerary of indulgent Denver activities, stimulating Denver attractions, and posh nightlife that will melt away your cares.
11AM: Check into a regal suite at Denver, Colorado’s iconic Brown Palace.
11:30AM: Head to the hotel’s luxurious spa for a romantic Couple’s Massage. A serene candlelit VIP Couple’s Suite sets the mood as you experience a soothing and detoxifying massage together. This is the ultimate way to unwind into your mini-vacation.
2PM: Feeling relaxed and rejuvenated, head over to Wynkoop Brewing Company for a tour of Denver’s oldest brewpub. Reserve a spot for a free brewer-led tour through the brewing process of some of Denver’s most acclaimed beers. The S. Brown Mercantile building’s original timber pillars and pressed tin ceilings are as iconic as the beers. Sample the hops and enjoy a gourmet pub lunch.
6PM: Once you have rested in your suite after a day at the microbrewery, get dolled up and head to the atrium lobby for some live jazz and a refreshing Palace Collins cocktail.
7PM: Let the swinging melody and libations lead the way to a dinner on the town. Stroll under the twinkling lights of Larimer Square to a Denver, Colorado favorite, Bistro Vendome. A classic dinner of escargot and steak frites set amidst the elegant French bistro makes for a quintessential date night with your honey.
10AM: Enjoy the rare opportunity to sleep in and bring an appetite to The Brown’s lavish Champagne Brunch. Sip Dom Perignon as you sample from the tables of gourmet fare.
12PM: Engage your curiosities before heading home by exploring the impressive Western American Art and American Indian Art Collections at the Denver Art Museum. Here you will find the world’s premier collections of Native American art, each piece revealing the hand and eye of an individual artist. You will leave feeling a sense of awe from these premier collections as well as the architectural beauty of the museum itself.
How can you resist the best of indulgent and fascinating Denver activities before the back to school grind begins?