6 days in Colorado Springs Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Arlington
Drive:  13 h 15 min
1
Colorado Springs
— 5 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
End: Arlington

5
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.
Get in touch with nature at Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center and The Broadmoor Seven Falls. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old Colorado City and Michael Garman Museum & Gallery. Go for a jaunt from Colorado Springs to Woodland Park to see Red Rocks Group Campground about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: walk around Garden of the Gods, identify plant and animal life at Cottonwood Creek Park, see the interesting displays at Miramont Castle Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Fountain Creek Nature Center.

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Arlington to Colorado Springs is an approximately 2.5- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Arlington to Colorado Springs due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Arlington in October: highs in Colorado Springs hover around 67°F, while lows dip to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center, Red Rocks Group Campground, Fountain Creek Nature Center
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
National Museum of World War II Aviation ©
National Museum of World War II Aviation
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center ©
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center

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