10 days in Manitou Springs & Colorado Springs Itinerary

10 days in Manitou Springs & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Manitou Springs
— 3 nights
Colorado Springs
— 5 nights

Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Manitou Springs: Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine (in Cripple Creek) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Canon City). The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, explore the activities along Manitou Springs Incline, get your game on at Arcade Amusements, Inc, and explore the ancient world of Manitou Cliff Dwellings.

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Chennai, India to Manitou Springs is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -12.5 hour difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Chennai in August: highs in Manitou Springs hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine, River Rafting & Tubing, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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River Rafting & Tubing
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
Manitou Springs Incline ©
Manitou Springs Incline

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.
When in Colorado Springs, make a side trip to see Skyline Drive in Canon City, approximately Canon City away. There's still lots to do: get to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, walk around Garden of the Gods, have some family-friendly fun at Battlefield Colorado, and take in the dramatic scenery at The Broadmoor Seven Falls.

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Colorado Springs is just a short distance from Manitou Springs. August in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Skyline Drive
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
United States Air Force Academy ©
United States Air Force Academy