3 days in Denver & Minneapolis Itinerary

3 days in Denver & Minneapolis Itinerary

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3 days in Denver & Minneapolis Itinerary

Start: Minneapolis
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Fly + foot + train:  4​h
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Denver
— 1 night
+2
train + foot + Fly:  4​h
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Minneapolis
— 1 night
End: Minneapolis


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Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): admire all the interesting features of Coors Field and then explore the world behind art at Denver Art Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Wed): get a new perspective on nature at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Denver Zoo, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Denver road trip website .

Minneapolis to Denver is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Minneapolis in November, expect nights in Denver to be about the same, around 29°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Coors Field ©
Coors Field
Denver Zoo ©
Denver Zoo

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Minneapolis

Minneapolis ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Minneapolis Institute of Art, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and then browse the different shops at Mall of America.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Minneapolis trip itinerary builder website .

Getting from Denver to Minneapolis by combination of train and flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Denver to Minneapolis, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Denver in November, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Minneapolis: temperatures range from 43°F by day to 28°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Shopping Fun & Games Museums

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Mall of America
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Mall of America ©
Mall of America
Minneapolis Institute of Art ©
Minneapolis Institute of Art
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