8 days in Colorado Springs, Manitou Springs & Cripple Creek Itinerary

8 days in Colorado Springs, Manitou Springs & Cripple Creek Itinerary

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8 days in Colorado Springs, Manitou Springs & Cripple Creek Itinerary

Start: Colorado Springs
1
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
2
Manitou Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
3
Cripple Creek
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
End: Colorado Springs

2
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 list of things to see and do now includes Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Painting with a Twist, Rocky Mountain Food Tours, and other attractions. On the 15th (Fri), pick up some new knowledge with Painting with a Twist. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Garden of the Gods, take a stroll through Old Colorado City, then get a taste of local nightlife at Rocky Mountain Food Tours, and finally add some entertainment to your itinerary with The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Dinner Show - Colorado Springs, CO.

Before you visit Colorado Springs, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Colorado Springs. November in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 27°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Nightlife Parks Tours

Side Trips

Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center, Arcade Amusements, Inc
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Old Colorado City ©
Old Colorado City
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory ©
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory

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nights
Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs
Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
To see other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Manitou Springs online trip builder .

Manitou Springs is just a stone's throw from Colorado Springs. In November in Manitou Springs, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 23°F at night. On the 19th (Tue), you're off toCripple Creek.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Cripple Creek

Cripple Creek ©
The City of Cripple Creek is the Statutory City that is the county seat of Teller County, Colorado, United States. Cripple Creek District Museum has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum, try your luck at Wildwood Casino, then steep yourself in history at Old Homestead House Museum, and finally look for gifts at Cripple Creek. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the different monuments and memorials at Mt Pisgah Cemetery, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine, then take an in-depth tour of Cripple Creek District Museum, and finally try to win big at Bronco Billy's Casino.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Cripple Creek journey website .

You can drive from Manitou Springs to Cripple Creek in an hour. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Cripple Creek when traveling from Manitou Springs in November, with lows around 33°F. You'll set off for home on the 22nd (Fri).

Things to do in Cripple Creek

Fun & Games Casinos Historic Sites

Side Trip

Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum
Find places to stay Nov 19 — 22:
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Bronco Billy's Casino ©
Bronco Billy's Casino
Old Homestead House Museum ©
Old Homestead House Museum
Mt Pisgah Cemetery ©
Mt Pisgah Cemetery

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