4 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

4 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.
Family-friendly places like Garden of the Gods and United States Air Force Academy will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation, learn more about the world around you at Expanding Minds Unlimited - The Colorado Springs Children's Museum, walk around North Cheyenne Canon Park, and take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon Open Space.

Make your Colorado Springs itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Chicago to Colorado Springs is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Colorado Springs is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Chicago in January, plan for somewhat warmer days in Colorado Springs, with highs around 46°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°F. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Wed) before leaving for Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Museums · Tours · Outdoors
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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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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 6th (Wed): get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Manitou Springs tour planner.

Manitou Springs is just a short distance from Colorado Springs. In January, daytime highs in Manitou Springs are 43°F, while nighttime lows are 15°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Theme Parks
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Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park

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