3 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

3 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
2
Manitou Springs
— Few hours

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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.
On the 8th (Tue), stroll around Garden of the Gods and then look for gifts at Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick your exploration up a notch at The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure, then get to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and then walk around Red Rock Canyon Open Space.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Colorado Springs trip planner.

Tulsa to Colorado Springs is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Tulsa in September, with highs in Colorado Springs at 79°F and lows at 51°F. On the 10th (Thu), you'll travel to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure ©
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure

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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 10th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Manitou Cliff Dwellings.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Manitou Springs day trip app.

Manitou Springs is very close to Colorado Springs. In September, daytime highs in Manitou Springs are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Manitou Cliff Dwellings
Manitou Cliff Dwellings

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