4 days in Minneapolis & San Francisco Bay Area Itinerary

4 days in Minneapolis & San Francisco Bay Area Itinerary

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1
Minneapolis
— 1 day
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights

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day
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 17th (Mon): cruise along Grand Rounds Scenic Byway, contemplate the waterfront views at Chain of Lakes, and then explore the activities along Lake of the Isles.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Minneapolis road trip planning app.

San Francisco to Minneapolis is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 2 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in August, expect nights in Minneapolis to be about the same, around °F, while days are somewhat warmer, around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Parks Nature Trails
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Lake of the Isles ©
Lake of the Isles
Chain of Lakes ©
Chain of Lakes

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Alcatraz Island, stroll around Golden Gate Park, and see the interesting displays at Musee Mecanique.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip site.

Getting from Minneapolis to San Francisco by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Minneapolis to San Francisco. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Minneapolis in August; daily highs in San Francisco reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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