5 days in Minnesota Itinerary

5 days in Minnesota Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Minneapolis
— 3 nights
2
Duluth
— 1 night

3
nights
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.
Head to Mall of America and Rybicki Cheesefor some retail therapy. Get outdoors at Minnehaha Park and Mill Ruins Park. Explore Minneapolis' surroundings by going to WineHaven Winery and Vineyard (in Chisago City) and Baker Park Reserve (in Maple Plain). The adventure continues: have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game, admire the masterpieces at Minneapolis Institute of Art, sample the tasty concoctions at Hammerheart Brewery, and find something for the whole family at Nickelodeon Universe.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Minneapolis trip planner.

Madison to Minneapolis is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. March in Minneapolis sees daily highs of 41°F and lows of 24°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Duluth.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Outdoors · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Bloomington, WineHaven Winery and Vineyard, Hammerheart Brewery, Summit Avenue, Baker Park Reserve
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Minnehaha Park ©
Minnehaha Park
Mall of America ©
Mall of America
The Escape Game ©
The Escape Game

1
night
Duluth

Duluth ©
Situated on the westernmost point of the Lake Superior, Duluth represents a booming port city.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): cruise along Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive, tour the pleasant surroundings at Brighton Beach Park, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Park Point.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Duluth travel planner.

Drive from Minneapolis to Duluth in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Minneapolis in April, things will get slightly colder in Duluth: highs are around 42°F and lows about 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Duluth

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive ©
Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive
Brighton Beach Park ©
Brighton Beach Park

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