3 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

3 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

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3 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

Start: Orlando
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
2
Manitou Springs
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Orlando

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night
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.
Garden of the Gods has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): deepen your knowledge of military history at United States Air Force Academy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue): meet the residents at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, then stroll around Garden of the Gods, and then take a stroll through Old Colorado City.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs journey maker website .

Orlando to Colorado Springs is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Orlando to Colorado Springs, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Colorado Springs is much colder than Orlando - with highs of 45°F and lows of 18°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Manitou Springs.

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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

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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): stroll through Manitou Springs Incline.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Manitou Springs journey planning app .

Manitou Springs is very close to Colorado Springs. In December, daytime highs in Manitou Springs are 43°F, while nighttime lows are 15°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

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Manitou Springs Incline ©
Manitou Springs Incline

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