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

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 10th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery and then deepen your understanding at United States Air Force Academy. On the next day, get to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, thenwalk around Garden of the Gods, and then take a stroll through Old Colorado City.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs trip itinerary planning website.

Amarillo 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 Amarillo in July, expect Colorado Springs to be slightly colder, temps between °F and °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive 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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): find something for the whole family at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Manitou Springs online holiday maker.

Manitou Springs is just a stone's throw from Colorado Springs. July in Manitou Springs sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

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Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park

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