Get these great deals in Colorado Springs
For a vacation full of natural beauty and outdoor adventure, head to Colorado Springs. Choose from one of Thrifty's Colorado Springs rental cars when you arrive at this sunny locale. Right now you can get great Colorado Springs deals on transportation. You can use it to get around to the renowned museums, beautiful Rocky Mountain features and array of casinos. And be sure to check out these fun yet affordable attractions:
Garden of the Gods
Hop in a Colorado Springs car rental and head to the Garden of the Gods, where admission is free to the public. This National Natural Landmark spans more than 1,300 miles full of scenic mountain views, sandstone rock formations and grassy hills. You can walk or bike along winding paths that expose you to all the gorgeous natural delights of this locale. There's also a visitor and nature center on the grounds, which houses hands-on exhibits that teach you about the history, ecology and geology of the area.
United States Air Force Academy
For a free self-guided tour of the United States Air Force Academy, drive a Colorado Springs car rental to Ponderosa Drive. You'll start out at the visitors center, where you can pick up a tour map and watch a brief film about the history and daily life at the academy. Then, make your way along a nature trail that spans one-third of a mile and passes by an array of highlight attractions. You can check out Honor Court, Arnold Hall, bronze statues and aircraft memorials before reaching the end of the trail at Cadet Chapel. If you come on a Monday and Friday, you may be able to spot the cadet wing marching their way to lunch.