8 days in Colorado Springs Itinerary

8 days in Colorado Springs Itinerary

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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.
For where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs online trip planner.

Houston to Colorado Springs is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Houston to Colorado Springs. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Houston in December: high temperatures in Colorado Springs hover around 45°F and lows are around 18°F. You'll set off for Colorado Springs on the 22nd (Tue).

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Nightlife
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Explore Colorado Springs' surroundings by going to Canon City (Royal Gorge Route Railroad, Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours, &more) and Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center (in Divide). Pack the 23rd (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. See even more of Colorado Springs: learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation, walk around Garden of the Gods, get to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and expand your understanding of the military at United States Air Force Academy.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs day trip tool.

Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, Canon City, Cascade, Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center, Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center
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National Museum of World War II Aviation ©
National Museum of World War II Aviation
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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