14 days in Las Vegas & Minnesota Itinerary

14 days in Las Vegas & Minnesota Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

Make it your trip
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Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly
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Minneapolis
— 2 nights
Drive
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Duluth
— 1 night
Drive
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Grand Marais
— 3 nights
Drive
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Silver Bay
— 2 nights
Drive
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Winona
— 1 night
Drive to Minneapolis-St Paul International/Wold-Chamberlain Airport, Fly to McCarran International Airport

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Las Vegas

— 4 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Boulder City to see Hoover Dam about 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum, make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, and enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller.

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Las Vegas trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Las Vegas. In June, plan for daily highs up to 103°F, and evening lows to 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Shopping

Side Trip

Minneapolis

— 2 nights

The City of Lakes

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.
On the 18th (Fri), explore the activities along Lake of the Isles, then explore the activities along Chain of Lakes, then see the interesting displays at Como-Harriet Streetcar Line, and finally walk around Lebanon Hills Regional Park. Here are some ideas for day two: grab your bike and head to Mill Ruins Park, then explore the world behind art at Minneapolis Institute of Art, then delve into the lush surroundings at Baker Park Reserve, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Grand Rounds Scenic Byway.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Minneapolis online travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Minneapolis takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Minneapolis, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect much colder days and slightly colder nights in Minneapolis, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Duluth.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Duluth

— 1 night

Zenith City of the Unsalted Seas

Situated on the westernmost point of the Lake Superior, Duluth represents a booming port city.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Lakewalk, explore the striking landscape of Congdon Park, and then explore and take pictures at Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Duluth online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Minneapolis to Duluth takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Minneapolis in June, with highs in Duluth at 65°F and lows at 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Marais.

Things to do in Duluth

Historic Sites · Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Wildlife

Grand Marais

— 3 nights
Grand Marais is a city in Cook County, Minnesota, United States. Explore Grand Marais' surroundings by going to Schroeder (Cross River Heritage Center & Temperance River State Park), Grand Portage (Grand Portage State Park, High Falls, &more) and Points Unknown (in Hovland). There's much more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Cascade River State Park, enjoy the sea views from Grand Marais Lighthouse, and take a peaceful walk through Grand Portage State Forest.

Make your Grand Marais itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Duluth to Grand Marais in 2.5 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Duluth in June since evenings lows in Grand Marais dip to 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Silver Bay.

Things to do in Grand Marais

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Silver Bay

— 2 nights
Silver Bay is a city in Lake County, Minnesota, United States. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): hike along Tettegouche Trail, then grab your bike and head to Gooseberry Falls State Park, and then hike along Superior Hiking Trail. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Caribou River, then hike along Hellacious Overlook, then explore the activities along Baptism River, and finally kick back and relax at Onyx Beach.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, read Silver Bay day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Grand Marais to Silver Bay takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Marais in June, expect nights in Silver Bay to be about the same, around 46°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Winona.

Things to do in Silver Bay

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

Winona

— 1 night
Winona is a city in and the county seat of Winona County, in the state of Minnesota. On the 26th (Sat), take a memorable drive along Garvin Heights City Park, stroll around Lake Park, and then admire the masterpieces at Minnesota Marine Art Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Winona vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Silver Bay to Winona takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Silver Bay in June, things will get a bit warmer in Winona: highs are around 78°F and lows about 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Winona

Museums · Scenic Drive · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

Minnesota travel guide

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Shopping Malls · Room Escape Games · 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.