4 days in Colorado Springs & Cañon City Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Springs & Cañon City Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
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Cañon City
— 1 night
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Colorado Springs

— 2 nights
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.
Colorado Springs is known for parks, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Garden of the Gods, take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon Open Space, find something for the whole family at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, and take in the dramatic scenery at The Broadmoor Seven Falls.

For photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Colorado Springs day trip tool.

Indianapolis to Colorado Springs is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Indianapolis in April, plan for little chillier nights in Colorado Springs, with lows around 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can drive to Cañon City.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Nature · Museums · Theme Parks

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Cañon City

— 1 night

Climate Capital of Colorado

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): explore and take pictures at Skyline Drive.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Cañon City road trip planning website.

You can drive from Colorado Springs to Cañon City in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Cañon City, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 38°F at night. On the 27th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Cañon City

Outdoors · Scenic Drive
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