4 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 1 day
Drive
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Manitou Springs
— 3 nights
Drive

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Colorado Springs

— 1 day
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Cave of the Winds Mountain Park as well as Starr Kempf's Metal Sculptures. On the 16th (Mon), get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park and then make a trip to Starr Kempf's Metal Sculptures.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Colorado Springs travel planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Colorado Springs. In September, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. On the 16th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Theme Parks

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Manitou Springs

— 3 nights
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 Manitou Cliff Dwellings, The Glassblowers of Manitou and Rainbow Falls. On the 17th (Tue), look for gifts at The Glassblowers of Manitou, then delve into the distant past at Manitou Cliff Dwellings, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Ruxton's Trading Post, and finally view the masterpieces at Commonwheel Artists Co-op. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Royal Gorge Anglers.

To find photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Manitou Springs trip builder website.

Manitou Springs is just a short distance from Colorado Springs. September in Manitou Springs sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 47°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Shopping · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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