2 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

2 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
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Manitou Springs
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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.
On the 29th (Sat), walk around Garden of the Gods, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Colorado City, and then deepen your knowledge of military history at United States Air Force Academy.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs attractions site.

Denver to Colorado Springs is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
United States Air Force Academy ©
United States Air Force Academy
Old Colorado City ©
Old Colorado City

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Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs ©
Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): find something for the whole family at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park and then take in the exciting artwork at Commonwheel Artists Co-op.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Manitou Springs trip itinerary tool.

Manitou Springs is just a stone's throw from Colorado Springs. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

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Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
Commonwheel Artists Co-op ©
Commonwheel Artists Co-op

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