4 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 1 day
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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
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Manitou Springs
— 2 nights
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Colorado Springs

— 1 day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): stroll around Garden of the Gods and then get to know the fascinating history of Old Colorado City.

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Minneapolis to Colorado Springs is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Minneapolis in November, you will find days in Colorado Springs are a bit warmer (55°F), and nights are about the same (27°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Colorado Springs

— 1 night
On the 13th (Sat), engage your brain at Western Museum of Mining and Industry and then learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation.

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Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums
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Manitou Springs

— 2 nights
Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, make a trip to Pikes Peak - America's Mountain, and then find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop. Here are some ideas for day two: surround yourself with nature on Colorado Wolf Adventures and then explore the ancient world of Manitou Cliff Dwellings.

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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 on the 15th (Mon) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites

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