2 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

2 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Denver
Bus:  1 h
1
Colorado Springs
— 1 day
Drive:  15 min
2
Manitou Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
End: Denver

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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 2nd (Sat), brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation, walk around Garden of the Gods, and then deepen your knowledge of military history at United States Air Force Academy.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs vacation maker website.

Denver to Colorado Springs is an approximately 1- hour bus ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In November, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach 55°F, while at night they dip to 27°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Museums
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
National Museum of World War II Aviation ©
National Museum of World War II Aviation
United States Air Force Academy ©
United States Air Force Academy

1
night
Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs ©
Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
On the 3rd (Sun), find something for the whole family at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, then find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, and then look for gifts at Commonwheel Artists Co-op.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Manitou Springs trip itinerary app.

Manitou Springs is very close to Colorado Springs. November in Manitou Springs sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 23°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Theme Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trip

North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop ©
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
Commonwheel Artists Co-op ©
Commonwheel Artists Co-op

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