10 days in Minnesota Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Minnesota journey planner
©
Make it your trip
Fly to Duluth International Airport, Drive to Grand Marais
1
Grand Marais
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Silver Bay
— 1 night
Drive
3
Moorhead
— 2 nights
+2
Drive to Hector International Airport, Fly to Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport / Wold–Chamberlain Field, Drive to Minnetonka
4
Minnetonka
— 2 nights
Drive to Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport / Wold–Chamberlain Field, Fly to Accra

S M T W T F S
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8

Grand Marais — 2 nights

Grand Marais is a city in Cook County, Minnesota, United States. On the 25th (Sun), see what you can catch with Joe's Inland Fishing, then indulge in some personalized pampering at LutZen Massage Studios, and then don't miss a visit to Beaver House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the majestic nature at Cascade River State Park, then delve into the lush surroundings at Grand Portage State Forest, and then immerse yourself in nature at Judge C.R. Magney State Park.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Grand Marais trip planner.

Accra, Ghana to Grand Marais is an approximately 27-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Accra to Grand Marais. In June, Grand Marais is cooler than Accra - with highs of 19°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can drive to Silver Bay.
more
Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife
Side Trip

Silver Bay — 1 night

Silver Bay is a city in Lake County, Minnesota, United States. On the 27th (Tue), trek along Tettegouche Trail, then grab your bike and head to Gooseberry Falls State Park, and then visit a coastal fixture at Split Rock Lighthouse.

Plan my trip to Silver Bay with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Grand Marais to Silver Bay takes 1.5 hours. While traveling from Grand Marais, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Silver Bay, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can drive to Moorhead.
more
Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Museums
Side Trip

Moorhead — 2 nights

Moorhead is a city in Clay County, Minnesota, United States, and the largest city in northwest Minnesota. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County, then look for all kinds of wild species at Bluestem Prairie Preserve, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Junkyard Brewing Company. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): make a trip to World's Largest Prairie Chicken and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Chahinkapa Zoo.

To see photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Moorhead online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Silver Bay to Moorhead by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Silver Bay in June, with highs in Moorhead at 30°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Minnetonka.
more
Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums
Side Trips

Minnetonka — 2 nights

Minnetonka is a suburban city in Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States, eight miles (13 km) west of Minneapolis. Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): indulge in some personalized pampering at The Marsh, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then browse the different shops at Ridgedale Center, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Schram Vineyards Winery & Brewery. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, then see the interesting displays at Paisley Park, and then look for gifts at General Store of Minnetonka.

You can plan Minnetonka trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Explore your travel options from Moorhead to Minnetonka with the Route module. June in Minnetonka sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.
more
Shopping · Parks · Spas · Museums
Side Trips

Minnesota travel guide

4.5
Room Escape Games · Shopping Malls · Entertainment Centers
The Land of 10,000 Lakes
Deriving its name from the Dakota word for "land of sky-tinted water," Minnesota is a land of pristine lakes, pockets of dense green forests, and sprawling prairieland. Spend your vacation exploring the state's diverse landscape for endless outdoor activity and a chance to see some of the area's national monuments, or take a trip to the bustling St. Paul-Minneapolis area, a network of commerce and cultural attractions, including the famous Mall of America.
more