3 days in Colorado Springs & San Diego Itinerary

3 days in Colorado Springs & San Diego Itinerary

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3 days in Colorado Springs & San Diego Itinerary

Start: Denver
bus:  1​h
Colorado Springs
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Denver

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, identify plant and animal life at Garden of the Gods, and then get your game on at Battlefield Colorado.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs travel route planner .

Denver to Colorado Springs is an approximately 1-hour bus ride. You can also drive; or fly. July in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
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Battlefield Colorado ©
Battlefield Colorado
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

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San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sunset Cliffs Natural Park and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument and then examine the collection at USS Midway Museum.

To see photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the San Diego journey maker app .

Traveling by flight from Colorado Springs to San Diego takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Colorado Springs to San Diego is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Colorado Springs in July: highs in San Diego hover around 77°F, while lows dip to 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

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