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3 Days in Manitou Springs

3 Days in Manitou Springs
3 days

At the foothills of Pikes Peak, Manitou Springs charms visitors with its small-town feel, fresh air, trails galore and plenty of places to eat locally.

Sustainability Activity

Make a Donation:

Donate to the Mineral Springs Foundation to ensure the springs have long-term protection.

Day 1
Activity

Vintage Scooter Adventures

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Vintage Scooter Adventures' scooter rentals are designed to enhance your family destination getaway and guide you through some of the most enjoyable and rewarding experiences of your life in... Read More
Lunch

Manitou Brewing Co.

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We at Manitou Brewing Company are excited and proud to serve our local community as the only brewery in historic Manitou Springs, CO. We are committed to providing value to our guests and community... Read More
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Manitou Springs Mineral Springs Tours

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Taste the waters that brought Native Americans and early settlers here for centuries to “Take the Cure.” Enjoy a self guided tour anytime of the year or a guided tour during the summer months. Free... Read More
Dinner

Crystal Park Cantina

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Crystal Park Cantina is a unique, home-style Mexican restaurant in Manitou Springs serving delicious food made with the finest ingredients available. Read More
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Take a Walking Tour

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Put on your walking shoes, because the best way to see Manitou is to take a walk!
Lodging

Keithley Pines Historic Cabins

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Secluded but conveniently located these homes offer privacy and comfort. Keithley Pines has 5 historic log cabins on 9 acres. Located within 1 mile from the Garden of the Gods and Manitou Springs. Read More
Day 2
Breakfast

Manitou French Pastries

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Stop in for traditional and quality French pastries baked fresh daily including macarons, coconut macaroons, tarts galettes, cakes, canelés, quiche and more. Read More
Activity

Head on a Jeep Tour

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Hop in one of these amended Jeeps for the mountain tour of a lifetime. You'll go on roads your car can't handle, get a little too close to the edge of a cliff and make it back in one piece with photos that don't do nature justice.
Lunch

Border Burger Bar

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Border Burger Bar serves lunch and dinner of unique internationally-crafted burgers, tasty salads/soups, plus a great selection of desserts, all while enjoying the best creek-side patio in Manitou... Read More
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Hike the Contemplative Trail

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Contemplate the history of Red Rock Canyon, which dates back to 7000 B.C., on this trail near Manitou Springs.
Dinner

The Keg Lounge

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The Keg Lounge has been a family friendly bar and grill specializing in grilled burgers, chicken, and steaks. Read More
Activity

SunWater Spa

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Sunwater Spa's goal is to help return Manitou Springs to it's historical foundations of health & wellness, with emphasis on the healing mineral waters from the seven minute spring. The spa... Read More

Lodging

Keithley Pines Historic Cabins

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Secluded but conveniently located these homes offer privacy and comfort. Keithley Pines has 5 historic log cabins on 9 acres. Located within 1 mile from the Garden of the Gods and Manitou Springs. Read More
Day 3
Breakfast

Good Karma Cafe

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Fantastic breakfasts, daily homemade soup du jour and green-chili stew, espresso drinks, smoothies and cocktails. Read More
Activity

Enjoy a Hike

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On this 2.8-mile trail of Crystal Peak Reservoir, you'll see extraordinary views of Pikes Peak.
Lunch

Red Dog Coffee and Cafe

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RedDog is a place to relax. Maybe reconnect with someone you haven't seen in awhile. Take a break. Maybe stay for awhile or maybe you're just grabbing a drink and a snack on the run. Read More
Activity

Manitou Springs Penny Arcade

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Manitou Springs Penny Arcade in downtown Manitou Springs is a magical time capsule of arcade games, skeeball, outdoor rides and more. Read More
Dinner

Mona Lisa Fondue Restaurant

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Celebrated as one of the Pike’s Peak region’s most unique and intimate dining experiences, The Mona Lisa Fondue Restaurant in historic Manitou Springs welcomes you to enjoy relaxed, unrushed fondue... Read More
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Swirl Wine Bar

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Swirl is a wine bar and restaurant specializing in finely crafted wines, microbrews on draft, specialty spirits and a made fresh to order delicious food menu.

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Keithley Pines Historic Cabins

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Secluded but conveniently located these homes offer privacy and comfort. Keithley Pines has 5 historic log cabins on 9 acres. Located within 1 mile from the Garden of the Gods and Manitou Springs. Read More