3 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

3 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Macon
Drive:  5 h
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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  15 min
2
Manitou Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  11 h
End: Macon

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation, then admire the masterpieces at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, and then walk around Garden of the Gods.

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Macon to Colorado Springs is an approximately 11- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Macon to Colorado Springs, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. November in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 27°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Museums
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
National Museum of World War II Aviation ©
National Museum of World War II Aviation
Michael Garman Museum & Gallery ©
Michael Garman Museum & Gallery

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cave of the Winds Mountain Park as well as Manitou Cliff Dwellings. Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): find something for the whole family at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park and then get engrossed in the history at Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Manitou Springs trip planner.

Manitou Springs is very close to Colorado Springs. Expect a daytime high around 53°F in November, and nighttime lows around 23°F. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Theme Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum
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Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
Manitou Cliff Dwellings ©
Manitou Cliff Dwellings

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