8 days in Colorado Springs & Montgomery Itinerary

8 days in Colorado Springs & Montgomery Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States sightseeing planner

©
Make it your trip
Drive
1
Colorado Springs
— 5 nights
Fly
2
Montgomery
— 2 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17

Colorado Springs

— 5 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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak - America's Mountain. Venture out of the city with trips to Cañon City (The Abbey Events Complex, River Rafting & Tubing, &more). Pack the 13th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. There's lots more to do: deepen your understanding at United States Air Force Academy, admire the sheer force of The Broadmoor Seven Falls, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and take an in-depth tour of U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Colorado Springs visit planner.

Denver to Colorado Springs is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. July in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Montgomery.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Outdoors · Parks · Theme Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Montgomery

— 2 nights
Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. state of Alabama and is the county seat of Montgomery County. On the 15th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church, contemplate the long history of Civil Rights Memorial Center, then pause for some photo ops at Hank Williams Statue, and finally admire the masterpieces at Legacy Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home, then appreciate the history behind National Memorial for Peace and Justice, and then get engrossed in the history at Freedom Rides Museum.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Montgomery trip builder.

You can fly from Colorado Springs to Montgomery in 8.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Colorado Springs to Montgomery. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Colorado Springs in July since evenings lows in Montgomery dip to 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Montgomery

Historic Sites · Museums