5 days in Colorado Springs, Canon City & Manitou Springs Itinerary

5 days in Colorado Springs, Canon City & Manitou Springs Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Bus + Fly:  8 h 15 min
1
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
2
Canon City
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Manitou Springs
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  8 h 15 min
End: New York City

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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.
For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs attractions planner.

New York City to Colorado Springs is an approximately 8.5- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from New York City in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Colorado Springs, with lows of 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Canon City.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature
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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Red Rock Canyon Open Space ©
Red Rock Canyon Open Space

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Canon City

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of The Abbey Events Complex, then take a memorable drive along Skyline Drive, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Tunnel Drive.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Canon City online tour planner.

Drive from Colorado Springs to Canon City in an hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Canon City

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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River Rafting & Tubing
Skyline Drive ©
Skyline Drive
The Abbey Events Complex ©
The Abbey Events Complex

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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.
On the 11th (Thu), get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, get in on the family fun at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, and then view the masterpieces at Commonwheel Artists Co-op.

Plan trip to Manitou Springs with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Canon City to Manitou Springs in 1.5 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Canon City in June: high temperatures in Manitou Springs hover around 80°F and lows are around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Theme Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trip

North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop ©
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
Arcade Amusements, Inc ©
Arcade Amusements, Inc

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