10 days in Colorado Springs, Manitou Springs & Canon City Itinerary

10 days in Colorado Springs, Manitou Springs & Canon City Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Colorado Springs
1
Colorado Springs
— 4 nights
Drive:  15 min
2
Manitou Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Canon City
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
End: Colorado Springs

4
nights
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Olympic Training Center, Colorado Wolf Adventures, Rocky Mountain Food Tours, and other attractions you added. There's still lots to do: meet the residents at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, admire the sheer force of The Broadmoor Seven Falls, look for gifts at Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, and stop by Old Colorado City.

To find photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs online vacation planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Colorado Springs. Expect a daytime high around 55°F in November, and nighttime lows around 27°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Tours Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Colorado Wolf Adventures, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Rocky Mountain Food Tours ©
Rocky Mountain Food Tours
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop ©
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop

2
nights
Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs ©
Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
You've now added Cave of the Winds Mountain Park to your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Manitou Springs: Skyline Drive (in Canon City) and Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine (in Cripple Creek). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Manitou Springs Incline, have some family-friendly fun at Arcade Amusements, Inc, and get in on the family fun at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Manitou Springs route app.

Manitou Springs is very close to Colorado Springs. In November in Manitou Springs, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 23°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Canon City.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Theme Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Skyline Drive, Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
Find places to stay Nov 18 — 20:
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Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
Manitou Springs Incline ©
Manitou Springs Incline
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop ©
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop

3
nights
Canon City

Canon City ©
Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Colorado Jeep Tours has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): explore and take pictures at Skyline Drive and then see Colorado Jeep Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Tunnel Drive, see the interesting displays at Museum of Colorado Prisons, then admire the striking features of The Abbey Events Complex, and finally do a tasting at The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey.

To see photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Canon City trip planner.

You can drive from Manitou Springs to Canon City in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Manitou Springs in November, expect a bit warmer with lows of 33°F in Canon City. On the 23rd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Canon City

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Shelf Rd
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Colorado Jeep Tours ©
Colorado Jeep Tours
Skyline Drive ©
Skyline Drive
Museum of Colorado Prisons ©
Museum of Colorado Prisons

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