12 days in Bloomington & Saint Paul Itinerary

12 days in Bloomington & Saint Paul Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Minnesota travel route planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

12 days in Bloomington & Saint Paul Itinerary

Start: Bloomington
1
Bloomington
— 8 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Saint Paul
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
End: Bloomington

8
nights
Bloomington

Bloomington ©
The city of Bloomington, part of the Minneapolis-St.
You've now added Historic Fort Snelling to your itinerary.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Bloomington day trip planner .

In August in Bloomington, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 64°F at night. You'll set off for home on the 24th (Sat).

Things to do in Bloomington

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Historic Fort Snelling
Highlights from your plan
Historic Fort Snelling ©
Historic Fort Snelling

3
nights
Saint Paul

Saint Paul
The capital of Minnesota, Saint Paul represents half of the "Twin Cities" and embraces the outdoors and urban culture.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grand Avenue. On the 25th (Sun), get to know the resident critters at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Urban Growler Brewing Company, then take an in-depth tour of James J. Hill House, then get curious at Science Museum of Minnesota, and finally look for gifts at Candyland. Here are some ideas for day two: have some family-friendly fun at Extreme Sandbox, then get a sense of history and politics at Minnesota State Capitol, then take a stroll through Grand Avenue, and finally wander the streets of Summit Avenue.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Saint Paul online trip maker .

Saint Paul is just a short distance from Bloomington. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in August, and nighttime lows around 62°F. On the 27th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Saint Paul

Museums Fun & Games Outdoors

Side Trips

Candyland, Extreme Sandbox
Highlights from your plan
Summit Avenue
Summit Avenue
Como Park Zoo & Conservatory ©
Como Park Zoo & Conservatory
Science Museum of Minnesota ©
Science Museum of Minnesota

Similar Plans

36 days in Bloomington BY A USER FROM ICELAND May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Bloomington BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Bloomington BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Bloomington BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Bloomington, Minneapolis & Duluth BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, outdoors, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in The Minneapolis-Saunt Paul Area & Duluth BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 1 day in The Minneapolis-Saunt Paul Area BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 1 day in Bloomington BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 2 days in Bloomington BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans