10 days in Tuscaloosa & Colorado Springs Itinerary

10 days in Tuscaloosa & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Tuscaloosa
— 2 nights
2
Colorado Springs
— 7 nights

2
nights
Tuscaloosa

Tuscaloosa ©
Tuscaloosa is a city in and the seat of Tuscaloosa County in west central Alabama (in the southeastern United States). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tuscaloosa: Montevallo (Alabama National Cemetery & Orr Park) and Cahaba River National Wildlife Refuge (in West Blocton). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Tuscaloosa Museum of Art, stroll around Tuscaloosa Riverwalk, explore the galleries of Moundville Archaeological Park, and make a trip to Capitol park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Tuscaloosa online attractions planner.

Birmingham to Tuscaloosa is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In August in Tuscaloosa, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. On the 7th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Tuscaloosa

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Montevallo, Moundville Archaeological Park, Cahaba River National Wildlife Refuge
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Lake Nicol ©
Lake Nicol
Breakout ©
Breakout

7
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Colorado Springs: Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center (in Florence), Denver (16th Street Mall, Denver Botanic Gardens, &more) and Canon City (Royal Gorge Helitours, River Rafting & Tubing, &more). Pack the 14th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. There's still lots to do: stroll around Garden of the Gods, meet the residents at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, kick your exploration up a notch at The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure, and deepen your knowledge of military history at United States Air Force Academy.

To find where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Colorado Springs travel route tool.

Explore your travel options from Tuscaloosa to Colorado Springs with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In August, Colorado Springs is slightly colder than Tuscaloosa - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Denver, Canon City, Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center, Eleven Mile State Park, Off-Road Tours
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
River Rafting & Tubing
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

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