Manitou Springs

Many years ago, people from all over would visit this small mountain town to drink from it’s healing waters. Manitou Springs is one of the few places left that you can play at a penny arcade for $0.10. Between the historic buildings and the many local shops, there is something for everyone to enjoy here.


Local Cuisine

For being a small town nestled in the mountains, Manitou Springs has some great local eats. Most of the restaurants that you’ll find are off the main road. A few of the restaurants here use locally grown organic products for their foods.

Eateries
The Loop
Mona Lisa Fondue
Stagecoach Inn
Savelli’s Pizza
Adam’s Mountain Cafe
Colorado Custard Company
Mate Factor

Breweries
Manitou Brewing Company

Getting Around

One of the best ways to get around is by walking! Manitou Springs is very walkable and the town isn’t too big and is great to see everything by foot. Another way to get around town is using the Metro bus lines. Transportation on these buses are very cost effective and cost from $0.85 to $1.75 for one ways. They also have full day passes and 20 ride tickets available.

Points of Interest

Museums
Miramont Castle Museum
Manitou Springs Heritage Center

Attractions
Manitou Springs Penny Arcade
Manitou Cliff Dwellings
Manitou Incline
Garden of the Gods
Pikes Peak Cog Railway
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Seven Falls
Mesa Verde
Will Roger’s Shrine
Cave of the Winds


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