16 days in San Antonio & Colorado Springs Itinerary

16 days in San Antonio & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Valparaiso, Florida
Fly:  8 h 30 min
1
San Antonio
— 8 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Colorado Springs
— 7 nights
Drive + Fly:  10 h 15 min
End: Valparaiso, Florida

8
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Change things up with these side-trips from San Antonio: Austin (6th Street, The Escape Game Austin, &more) and Fredericksburg (Grape Creek Vineyards on Main, National Museum of the Pacific War, &more). The adventure continues: get a taste of the local shopping with The San Antonio River Walk, stroll around Brackenridge Park, admire the architecture and history at Mission Concepcion, and steep yourself in history at Mission San Jose.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our San Antonio trip builder.

Valparaiso to San Antonio is an approximately 8.5- hour flight. When traveling from Valparaiso in September, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in San Antonio: temperatures range from 94°F by day to 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Austin, Fredericksburg
Highlights from your plan
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol

7
nights
Colorado Springs

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Colorado Springs: Off-Road Tours (in Buena Vista), Idaho Springs (Maison de Ski & River Rafting & Tubing) and Reliving The Past Studio (in Central City). There's lots more to do: walk around Garden of the Gods, find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, examine the collection at Penrose Heritage Museum, and get your game on at Battlefield Colorado.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Colorado Springs trip planner.

You can fly from San Antonio to Colorado Springs in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from San Antonio in September, expect nights in Colorado Springs to be colder, around 51°F, while days are slightly colder, around 79°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Denver, Idaho Springs, Off-Road Tours, St Mary's Alice, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Off-Road Tours
National Museum of World War II Aviation ©
National Museum of World War II Aviation

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