5 days in Manitou Springs & Colorado Springs Itinerary

5 days in Manitou Springs & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Manitou Springs
— 1 night
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Colorado Springs
— 3 nights

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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 17th (Fri), take in the exciting artwork at Commonwheel Artists Co-op.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Manitou Springs road trip planner.

Philadelphia to Manitou Springs is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Philadelphia to Manitou Springs due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Philadelphia in July; daily highs in Manitou Springs reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

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Side Trip

Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine
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Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine ©
Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine
Commonwheel Artists Co-op ©
Commonwheel Artists Co-op

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): walk around Garden of the Gods. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, thenget to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, thenhave some family-friendly fun at Battlefield Colorado, and finally expand your understanding of the military at United States Air Force Academy.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Colorado Springs travel route tool.

Colorado Springs is very close to Manitou Springs. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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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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