Behind Denver, Colorado Springs is the second largest and most populous city in the state of Colorado. Often referred to as “The Springs," Colorado Springs is a popular tourist destination because of its spectacular beauty with many family attractions, natural landmarks and unique museums.
Known for its natural beauty, The Springs is the perfect travel destination for those looking to be outdoors. The most visited site is the Garden of the Gods, which is popular for its big sandstone formations that are great for hikers and rock climbers. Head west about 10 miles and you’ll find the peak that inspired America, the Beautiful. Pikes Peak can be enjoyed by visitors of all ages and is one of Colorado’s most iconic landmarks. Drive to the top, ascend by Cog Rail or hike up via Barr Trail if you’re feeling adventurous. Other favored siteseer destinations include Cave of the Winds, Seven Falls, Helen Hunt Falls, and the Cheyenne Canon City Park. While in Cheyenne, remember to bring the family to the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo! Into history or tours? The National Museum of World War II Aviation, U.S. Air Force Academy, and Olympic Training Center are all great places to take tours. There’s always something to do in Colorado Springs!
When flying into the state, there are three airports that will be able to get travelers into Colorado Springs most efficiently. Colorado Springs Municipal Airport is 11 miles east of downtown, Pueblo Memorial Airport is 40 miles south, and Denver International Airport is 80 miles north. Once you have safely landed in one of these airports, shuttles are available to The Springs. If you prefer to travel on land, Greyhounds are an option and once you are finally into the city, there are taxi services and the Colorado Springs Transit is a very reliable method of transportation. Sightseers looking for temporary home rentals, look no further! Tripping.com has everything from private properties to short-term apartments that are sure to suite any style and budget.
Save hundreds with a vacation home rental from Tripping.com and forget the hotel room. For the ultimate getaway, Colorado Springs offers 1178 affordable vacation rentals with a price to match your budget and accommodation needs. Prices in Colorado Springs start at an average price of $251 a night with long-term rentals averaging $25 a month.These vacation rentals offer a range of amenities, so you’ll feel right at home. For those looking to stay in a corporate rental, 1023 of Colorado Springs’s rentals offer high speed WiFi Internet so you can easily keep in touch with your company or team. Go for a swim at one of the 257 properties complete with pool or jacuzzi, or relax with a night of cable TV in any of our 981 vacation home rentals.Traveling with your dog or cat? Choose from 283 pet-friendly rentals in Colorado Springs that allow you to bring your extended family along.Tripping.com’s home rentals offer far more room and comfort than a hotel, providing a safe and spacious place for you and your pets. Many properties allow you to book directly online, so once you find that perfect vacation rental, you’ll be all set to go!Search properties from 6 vacation rental sites in Colorado Springs where the top providers in that area are HomeAway, Expedia, and Booking.com. There are 609 HomeAway rentals, 174 Expedia short term rentals and 131 Booking.com vacation rentals.