13 days in Mankato & Sterling Itinerary

13 days in Mankato & Sterling Itinerary

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Mankato
— 8 nights
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Drive to Minneapolis-St Paul International/Wold-Chamberlain Airport, Fly to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, Drive to Sterling
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Sterling
— 4 nights
Drive to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, Fly to Minneapolis

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Mankato

— 8 nights
Mankato is a city in Blue Earth, Nicollet, and Le Sueur counties in the state of Minnesota. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mankato: Jordan (Minnesota Harvest, Minnesota's Largest Candy Store, &more), Iowa Great Lakes Maritime Museum (in Okoboji) and Belle Plaine Veterans Memorial Park (in Belle Plaine). Next up on the itinerary: admire the majestic nature at Minneopa State Park, get in on the family fun at Arnolds Park Amusement Park, sample the tasty concoctions at Schell's, and see the interesting displays at Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Mankato online itinerary planner.

Minneapolis to Mankato is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In July, daily temperatures in Mankato can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Sterling.

Things to do in Mankato

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Sterling

— 4 nights
Sterling is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Sterling: Captain Cook State Recreation Area (in Nikiski), Russian River Falls (in Cooper Landing) and Six Mile Creek (in Kenai Fjords National Park). It doesn't end there: see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

Plan my day in Sterling using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mankato to Sterling. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Mankato to Sterling due to the time zone difference. In August, Sterling is slightly colder than Mankato - with highs of 63°F and lows of 50°F. You will leave for home on the 6th (Fri).

Things to do in Sterling

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Tours

Side Trips