4 days in Minnesota & California Itinerary

4 days in Minnesota & California Itinerary

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1
Minneapolis
— 1 day
2
Los Angeles
— 1 night
3
San Francisco
— 2 nights

1
day
Minneapolis

Minneapolis ©
Located on both banks of the Mississippi River, Minneapolis salutes the state's love of the outdoors with numerous lakes, wetlands, creeks, and waterfalls--many connected to one another by a national scenic byway great for sightseeing.
On the 10th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at Minneapolis Institute of Art, then stop by Candyland, then have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game, and finally get your game on at Game Show Battle Rooms.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Minneapolis online trip builder.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Minneapolis. In April in Minneapolis, expect temperatures between 54°F during the day and 36°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Fun & Games · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Candyland, Game Show Battle Rooms
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The Escape Game ©
The Escape Game
Game Show Battle Rooms ©
Game Show Battle Rooms
Minneapolis Institute of Art ©
Minneapolis Institute of Art

1
night
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): examine the collection at The Getty Center, get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, then stop by Amoeba Music, then look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and finally explore the engaging exhibits at Travel Town.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Minneapolis to Los Angeles in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Minneapolis to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Minneapolis in April, plan for much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 75°F by day to 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Shopping · Childrens Museums
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Travel Town ©
Travel Town

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 12th (Sun), steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge and then take a stroll through Union Square.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in April, with highs in San Francisco at 67°F and lows at 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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