5 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

5 days in Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
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Manitou Springs
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Colorado Springs

— 2 nights
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.
You've added Royal Gorge Route Railroad, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, United States Air Force Academy, and other attractions to your itinerary. Appreciate the collections at U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum and Peterson Air & Space Museum. Get some historical perspective at Western Museum of Mining and Industry and Old Colorado City. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs route planner.

Asheville to Colorado Springs is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. Traveling from Asheville to Colorado Springs, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Asheville in October since evenings lows in Colorado Springs dip to 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Mueller State Park and then stop by Garden of the Gods Trading Post. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head outdoors with Colorado Wolf Adventures.

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Manitou Springs is just a short distance from Colorado Springs. In October, daily temperatures in Manitou Springs can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Shopping · Nature · Parks · Wildlife

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