6 days in Colorado Springs & Waco Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Springs & Waco Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
Fly
2
Waco
— 2 nights
Drive

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Colorado Springs side-trips: Denver (Denver Zoo, Denver Botanic Gardens, &more). The adventure continues: walk around Garden of the Gods, admire the masterpieces at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, see the interesting displays at Miramont Castle Museum, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Colorado City.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs travel route tool.

Austin to Colorado Springs is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Austin in September: highs in Colorado Springs hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Waco.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Adventure

Side Trips

2
nights
Waco

Sightseeing in Waco offers many possibilities in a medium-sized town on the Brazos River in central Texas.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): examine the collection at Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum, stop by Magnolia Market Silos, then see the interesting displays at Dr Pepper Museum, then appreciate the history behind Branding the Brazos Sculpture, and finally take in the views from Waco Suspension Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Waco Mammoth National Monument, then get a tailor-made plan with Brazos Bluffs Ranch, then meet the residents at Cameron Park Zoo, and finally enjoy some diversion at H5 Tactical.

To find where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Waco trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from Colorado Springs to Waco takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Colorado Springs in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Waco: highs are around 92°F and lows about 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Waco

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping

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