7 days in Colorado Springs & Monument Itinerary

7 days in Colorado Springs & Monument Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 5 nights
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Monument
— 1 night
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Drive to Denver International Airport, Fly to La Guardia Airport, Drive to New York City

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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.
Attractions like Garden of the Gods and Cave of the Winds Mountain Park make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Colorado Springs' surroundings by going to Cañon City (Royal Gorge Bridge and Park & River Rafting & Tubing). There's lots more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, gain insight at United States Air Force Academy, get in on the family fun at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, and don't miss a visit to Pikes Peak - America's Mountain.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Colorado Springs travel route planner.

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 moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Colorado Springs, with lows of 54°F. You will leave for Monument on the 12th (Mon).
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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. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): look for gifts at Peak Ranch's Alpaca Boutique and then play a few rounds at Kings Deer Golf Club.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Monument vacation builder app.

Monument is just a stone's throw from Colorado Springs. In June, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 50°F. On the 13th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.
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Outdoors · Golf · Trails · Shopping
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