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Small group tour of Pikes Peak and the Garden of the Gods from Denver

Small group tour of Pikes Peak and the Garden of the Gods from Denver
Day Trips & Excursions > Day Trips > Day Trips
$120
Duration: 8 hours
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Description

Take a guided tour through the most picturesque locations in Colorado Springs. After pickup at your hotel, you will head south to the Garden of the Gods, we will stop for lunch at the beautiful town of Manitou Springs. After that, we will climb 14115 feet to Pikes Peak Summit. Then you will take a scenic drive along the foothills back into Denver.

This Pikes Peak Tour is a great way to explore what our beautiful state has to offer. You will experience some of the most breath taking views in Colorado, walk through the historic Manitou Springs, and have the opportunity to walk around the stunning Garden of the Gods and visit America's Mountain.

In this day trip from Denver, We will travel south from Denver toward Colorado Springs.  The first leg of our journey takes us to a magical stop, Garden of the Gods, This geological heaven will amaze you, considered the best park in the country and the 3rd best park in the world by TripAdvisor traveler's choice list 2013.

Our next stop is Pikes Peak. Pikes Peak is the highest summit of the southern front range of the Rocky mountains. standing 14,115 feet is the most prominent fourteener of the 53. The mountain was named in honor of the American explorer Zebulon Pike who was never able to reach the summit but you will.

Upon returning back to earth, you will have time to visit the historic town of Manitou Springs.  Manitou Springs, also called "Saratoga of the West", was established as a resort community, known for its mineral springs and "spectacular setting" at the edge of the Pikes Peak.  This unique little town is filled with gift shops, galleries, and restaurants if you care to stop for a bite (Manitou even homes its own brewery). 

Lastly, we will take a scenic drive along the foothills of the Rockies, through the beautiful town of Sedalia, we will witness the sun kiss the mountains on a beautiful sunset setting. 

Take a guided tour through the most picturesque locations in Colorado Springs. After pickup at your hotel, you will head south to the Garden of the Gods, we will stop for lunch at the beautiful town of Manitou Springs. After that, we will climb 14115 feet to Pikes Peak Summit. Then you will take a scenic drive along the foothills back into Denver.