10 days in Minnesota Itinerary

10 days in Minnesota Itinerary

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10 days in Minnesota Itinerary

New York City
Fly + bus:  5​h 15​min
Saint Paul
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Duluth
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
Bemidji
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Sanborn
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
New York City

2
days
Saint Paul

The capital of Minnesota, Saint Paul represents half of the "Twin Cities" and embraces the outdoors and urban culture.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): work some fitness into your day at Summit Avenue. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of Saint Mary, have fun at Target Field, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Saint Paul sightseeing planner.

New York City to Saint Paul is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from New York City to Saint Paul, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from New York City in July since evenings lows in Saint Paul dip to 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can go by car to Duluth.

Things to do in Saint Paul

Outdoors Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Minneapolis
Highlights from your plan
Como Park Zoo & Conservatory
Basilica of Saint Mary
Target Field

3
days
Duluth

Situated on the westernmost point of the Lake Superior, Duluth represents a booming port city.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Park Point and Two Harbors Lighthouse. Your inner history buff will appreciate Lakewalk and Glensheen-Historic Congdon Estate. The adventure continues: take a memorable drive along Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive and take in the views from Aerial Lift Bridge.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Duluth travel planner.

You can drive from Saint Paul to Duluth in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In July, Duluth is slightly colder than Saint Paul - with highs of 77°F and lows of 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Bemidji.

Things to do in Duluth

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Two Harbors Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Glensheen-Historic Congdon Estate
Park Point
Aerial Lift Bridge

1
day
Bemidji

Bemidji is a city in Beltrami County, in North West Minnesota, United States. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Sculpture Walk and then steep yourself in history at Paul Bunyan & Babe the Blue Ox Statues.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bemidji itinerary maker.

You can drive from Duluth to Bemidji in 3 hours. July in Bemidji sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Sanborn.

Things to do in Bemidji

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sculpture Walk

2
days
Sanborn

Sanborn is a city in Redwood County, Minnesota, United States. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): appreciate the history behind Pipestone National Monument. On your second day here, explore the galleries of Schell's and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at August Schell Brewery.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Sanborn tour planner.

Getting from Bemidji to Sanborn by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly. In July, daytime highs in Sanborn are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sanborn

Historic Sites Breweries Tours

Side Trips

New Ulm, Ingalls' Homestead, Pipestone National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Pipestone National Monument
August Schell Brewery
Sod House on the Prairie

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