6 days in Colorado Springs & Florissant Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Springs & Florissant Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Colorado Springs
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Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
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Florissant
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
End: Colorado Springs

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nights
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Garden of the Gods and Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. Step out of the city life by going to Bear Creek Nature Center and North Cheyenne Canon Park. And it doesn't end there: get to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, see the interesting displays at Miramont Castle Museum, and admire the sheer force of The Broadmoor Seven Falls.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Colorado Springs route planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Colorado Springs. In May, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Florissant.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park

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Florissant

Florissant ©
Florissant is a census-designated place and a U.S. On the 26th (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument and then identify plant and animal life at Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Florissant online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Florissant takes an hour. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Colorado Springs in May: highs in Florissant hover around 47°F, while lows dip to 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Florissant

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Divide
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Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center ©
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument ©
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument
Mueller State Park ©
Mueller State Park

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