8 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

8 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 4 nights
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Manitou Springs
— 3 nights

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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.
Colorado Springs is known for parks, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Garden of the Gods, step into the grandiose world of Glen Eyrie Castle, stop by Old Colorado City, and admire the sheer force of The Broadmoor Seven Falls.

For ratings and more tourist information, read Colorado Springs trip builder site.

Detroit to Colorado Springs is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Detroit to Colorado Springs. When traveling from Detroit in November, plan for a bit warmer days in Colorado Springs, with highs around 55°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 27°F. On the 25th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
National Museum of World War II Aviation ©
National Museum of World War II Aviation
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

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Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs ©
Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
Get out of town with these interesting Manitou Springs side-trips: Canon City (Royal Gorge Helitours, Skyline Drive, &more). And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, get interesting insight from Colorado Wolf Adventures, take a memorable drive along Pikes Peak - America's Mountain, and see the interesting displays at Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Manitou Springs vacation planner.

Manitou Springs is just a short distance from Colorado Springs. In November, daily temperatures in Manitou Springs can reach 53°F, while at night they dip to 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Tours · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Pikes Peak - America's Mountain ©
Pikes Peak - America's Mountain
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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