6 days in Cañon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

6 days in Cañon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Cañon City
— 2 nights
Colorado Springs
— 3 nights


Cañon City

— 2 nights

Climate Capital of Colorado

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
On the 5th (Mon), admire all the interesting features of Skyline Drive and then head outdoors with Whitewater Adventure Outfitters. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Tunnel Drive.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Cañon City online trip maker.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Cañon City. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in July, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Cañon City

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Parks
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Colorado Springs

— 3 nights
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 Rainbow Ryders Hot Air Balloon Ride Co. as well as Manitou Cliff Dwellings. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak - America's Mountain. There's lots more to do: find something for the whole family at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, gain insight at United States Air Force Academy, and take in the dramatic scenery at The Broadmoor Seven Falls.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Colorado Springs trip maker.

You can drive from Cañon City to Colorado Springs in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Colorado Springs when traveling from Cañon City in July, with lows around 58°F.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Theme Parks · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

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