6 days in Colorado Springs & Monument Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Springs & Monument Itinerary

Created using Inspirock El Paso County sightseeing planner

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Colorado Springs
— 4 nights
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Monument
— 1 night
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Colorado Springs

— 4 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.
Explore Colorado Springs' surroundings by going to Cañon City (River Rafting & Tubing & Royal Gorge Bridge and Park). The adventure continues: stroll around Garden of the Gods, brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation, stop by Old Colorado City, and find something for the whole family at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs trip planner.

Denver to Colorado Springs is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in September, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Monument.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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Monument

— 1 night
The Town of Monument is a statutory town situated at the base of the Rampart Range in El Paso County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): look for gifts at Peak Ranch's Alpaca Boutique and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at 300 Days of Shine.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Monument visit planner.

Monument is very close to Colorado Springs. In September, daily temperatures in Monument can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Monument

Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries
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