4 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 1 day
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Manitou Springs
— 3 nights

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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 4th (Sat), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, stroll around Garden of the Gods, and then deepen your knowledge of military history at United States Air Force Academy.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs trip itinerary planning tool.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Colorado Springs. July in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
United States Air Force Academy ©
United States Air Force Academy

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nights
Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs ©
Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Mon): explore the ancient world of Manitou Cliff Dwellings, thenget in on the family fun at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, and then explore the activities along Manitou Springs Incline.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Manitou Springs trip itinerary tool.

Manitou Springs is just a stone's throw from Colorado Springs. July in Manitou Springs sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 7th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Theme Parks Parks Trails

Side Trips

North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center
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Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
Manitou Springs Incline ©
Manitou Springs Incline
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop ©
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop

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