7 days in Colorado Springs & Green Mountain Falls Itinerary

7 days in Colorado Springs & Green Mountain Falls Itinerary

Created using Inspirock El Paso County holiday planner

Make it your trip
Colorado Springs
— 5 nights
Green Mountain Falls
— 1 night
Drive to Denver International Airport, Fly to La Guardia Airport, Drive to New York City


Colorado Springs

— 5 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.
Colorado Springs is known for parks, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation, examine the collection at Penrose Heritage Museum, get engrossed in the history at U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs vacation planning site.

New York City to Colorado Springs is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Colorado Springs is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in December, plan for a bit cooler nights in Colorado Springs, with lows around 18°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Green Mountain Falls.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

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Green Mountain Falls

— 1 night
Green Mountain Falls is a statutory town in El Paso and Teller counties in the U.S. state of Colorado. On the 24th (Fri), admire the sheer force of Crystal Falls, find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, and then cruise along Pikes Peak - America's Mountain.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Green Mountain Falls trip website.

Green Mountain Falls is just a stone's throw from Colorado Springs. In December, daily temperatures in Green Mountain Falls can reach 43°F, while at night they dip to 15°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Green Mountain Falls

Museums · Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

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