3 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

3 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

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 12th (Fri): stroll around Garden of the Gods, then walk around Red Rock Canyon Open Space, and then explore the world behind art at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sat): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation, and then enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs trip builder app.

Dallas to Colorado Springs is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Dallas in February, expect nights in Colorado Springs to be cooler, around 21°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 46°F. On the 14th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Zoos & Aquariums
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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 14th (Sun): stroll through Manitou Springs Incline.

For traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Manitou Springs tour itinerary planning tool.

Manitou Springs is just a stone's throw from Colorado Springs. February in Manitou Springs sees daily highs of 44°F and lows of 17°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Nature · Trails · Outdoors · Parks
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