3 days in Cañon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

3 days in Cañon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Cañon City
— 2 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 1 day

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Cañon City — 2 nights

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour and then snap pictures at Royal Gorge Bridge and Park. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey and then cruise along Skyline Drive.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Cañon City visit planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Cañon City. In May, daytime highs in Cañon City are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. You will leave for Colorado Springs on the 9th (Mon).
Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Adventure · Wineries
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Colorado Springs — 1 day

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): stroll around Garden of the Gods and then shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Colorado Springs journey maker site.

Traveling by car from Cañon City to Colorado Springs takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Colorado Springs, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 42°F at night.
Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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