6 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
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Manitou Springs
— 3 nights

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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 21st (Mon): stop by Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Palmer Park, thenexplore the world behind art at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Bear Creek Nature Center, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Seven Bridges Trail.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs trip itinerary maker tool.

Miami to Colorado Springs is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Miami to Colorado Springs. Traveling from Miami in October, things will get much colder in Colorado Springs: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Canon City
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Palmer Park ©
Palmer Park
Seven Bridges Trail ©
Seven Bridges Trail
North Cheyenne Canon Park ©
North Cheyenne Canon Park

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nights
Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs
Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center, thenadmire the majestic nature at Mueller State Park, and then get your game on at Arcade Amusements, Inc. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument and then admire the sheer force of Horsethief Falls.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Manitou Springs trip site.

Manitou Springs is very close to Colorado Springs. In October, daily temperatures in Manitou Springs can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

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

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