4 days in Manitou Springs & Colorado Springs Itinerary

4 days in Manitou Springs & Colorado Springs Itinerary

Created using Inspirock El Paso County trip planner

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Manitou Springs
— 2 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 1 night

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Manitou Springs

— 2 nights
Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
On the 22nd (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Manitou Springs Incline and then tour the old-fashioned way with Broadmoor Manitou and Pikes Peak Cog Railway. On your second day here, get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, take a memorable drive along Pikes Peak - America's Mountain, and then find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Manitou Springs trip maker.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Manitou Springs. In October in Manitou Springs, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 35°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

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Colorado Springs

— 1 night
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation and then take in the dramatic scenery at The Broadmoor Seven Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Old Colorado City and then stroll around Garden of the Gods.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs trip itinerary app.

Colorado Springs is just a short distance from Manitou Springs. In October, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 39°F.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 25: