6 days in Colorado Springs & Monument Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Springs & Monument Itinerary

Created using Inspirock El Paso County route builder

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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.
Kids will enjoy Garden of the Gods and United States Air Force Academy. Get out of town with these interesting Colorado Springs side-trips: Cañon City (Royal Gorge Bridge and Park & River Rafting & Tubing). There's still lots to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, get in on the family fun at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Colorado City, and cruise along Pikes Peak - America's Mountain.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Colorado Springs journey maker.

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. In July, daytime highs in Colorado Springs are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow 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. On the 1st (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Monument Rock Trail and then stop by Peak Ranch's Alpaca Boutique.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Monument driving holiday planner.

Monument is very close to Colorado Springs. In July, daytime highs in Monument are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Monument

Parks · Trails · Shopping · Outdoors
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