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 6th (Thu): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, then see the interesting displays at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, and then deepen your knowledge of military history at United States Air Force Academy. Keep things going the next day: brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation, look for gifts at Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, then walk around Garden of the Gods, and finally stop by Old Colorado City.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Colorado Springs online trip itinerary builder.

Dallas to Colorado Springs is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Dallas to Colorado Springs is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Dallas, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Colorado Springs, ranging from highs of 68°F to lows of 42°F. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Sat) before leaving for Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Neighborhoods
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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.
On the 8th (Sat), get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Manitou Springs online journey planner.

Manitou Springs is very close to Colorado Springs. In May, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Theme Parks
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