6 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

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1
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
2
Manitou Springs
— 3 nights

2
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.
Attractions like Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and Garden of the Gods make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation, explore the striking landscape at Red Rock Canyon Open Space, get to know the fascinating history of Old Colorado City, and see the interesting displays at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs trip maker app.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Colorado Springs. In December in Colorado Springs, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Manitou Springs.

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
Battlefield Colorado ©
Battlefield Colorado

3
nights
Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs ©
Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
You've now added Arcade Amusements, Inc to your itinerary. On the 26th (Thu), discover the riches below the earth's surface at Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine, thenexamine the collection at Miramont Castle Museum, thenfind something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Arcade Amusements, Inc. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Manitou Springs road trip app.

Manitou Springs is very close to Colorado Springs. In December in Manitou Springs, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. You will leave for home on the 28th (Sat).

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

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

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