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.
For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs trip itinerary planning website.

Kansas City to Colorado Springs is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kansas City to Colorado Springs due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Colorado Springs when traveling from Kansas City in August, with lows around °F. You will leave for Manitou Springs on the 1st (Sat).

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Outdoors Nightlife
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Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
Visiting River Rafting & Tubing and Manitou Springs Adventures, High Country Excursions will get you outdoors. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Manitou Cliff Dwellings and Mt Pisgah Cemetery. Step out of Manitou Springs to go to Victor and see Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum, which is approximately 58 minutes away. Pack the 3rd (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop.

To find where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Manitou Springs trip planner.

Manitou Springs is just a short distance from Colorado Springs. August in Manitou Springs sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Outdoors Theme Parks Tours

Side Trips

Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum, Mt Pisgah Cemetery, River Rafting & Tubing, Manitou Springs Adventures, High Country Excursions, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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River Rafting & Tubing
Manitou Cliff Dwellings
Manitou Cliff Dwellings
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Mt Pisgah Cemetery

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