7 days in Colorado Springs & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

7 days in Colorado Springs & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Commonwheel Artists Co-op. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation, see the interesting displays at Miramont Castle Museum, thenstroll around Garden of the Gods, and finally expand your understanding of the military at United States Air Force Academy.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Colorado Springs trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Miami to Colorado Springs is an approximately 10.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Miami to Colorado Springs. In August, Colorado Springs is a bit cooler than Miami - with highs of °F and lows of °F. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure ©
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure

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nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Golden Gate Canyon, admire the sheer force of Kepler Cascades, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, thentake in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, and finally take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Fly from Colorado Springs to Yellowstone National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, taxi, shuttle, and car. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Colorado Springs in August; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks
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Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

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