8 days in Colorado Springs Itinerary

8 days in Colorado Springs Itinerary

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8 days in Colorado Springs Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  7​h 30​min
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Colorado Springs
— 6 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Vancouver

6
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.
Get in touch with nature at Pike's Peak - America's Mountain and Red Rock Canyon Open Space. Kids will enjoy Garden of the Gods and Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Colorado Springs: Skyline Drive (in Canon City), Divide (Horsethief Falls, Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center, & more) and Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument (in Florissant). Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Manitou Springs Incline, learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation, and have some family-friendly fun at Battlefield Colorado.

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Vancouver, Canada to Colorado Springs is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Vancouver to Colorado Springs, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Vancouver in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Colorado Springs, with lows of -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, Divide, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, Skyline Drive, Fountain Creek Nature Center
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Pike's Peak - America's Mountain ©
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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