7 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

7 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

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1
Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
2
Manitou Springs
— 3 nights

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Royal Gorge Dinosaur Experience as well as North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop. Attractions like Garden of the Gods and Cave of the Winds Mountain Park make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of Colorado Springs to go to Divide and see Paradox Beer Company, which is approximately 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Miramont Castle Museum and pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Ruxton's Trading Post.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs trip itinerary maker website.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Colorado Springs. December in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, Royal Gorge Dinosaur Experience, Paradox Beer Company, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
Find places to stay Dec 17 — 20:
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop ©
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop

3
nights
Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs ©
Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
You've now added Manitou Cliff Dwellings to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): have some family-friendly fun at Arcade Amusements, Inc, get in on the family fun at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, thensee the interesting displays at Miramont Castle Museum, and finally try to win big at Bronco Billy's Casino. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park and then delve into the distant past at Manitou Cliff Dwellings.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Manitou Springs trip website.

Manitou Springs is very close to Colorado Springs. December in Manitou Springs sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 23rd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Fun & Games Theme Parks Casinos

Side Trips

Cripple Creek, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Bronco Billy's Casino ©
Bronco Billy's Casino
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop ©
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop

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