4 days in Minnesota Itinerary

4 days in Minnesota Itinerary

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4 days in Minnesota Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Minneapolis
— Few hours
bus:  15​min
2
Saint Paul
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h 45​min
End: New York City

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hours
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 6th (Sat): ponder the world of politics at Minneapolis City Hall and then admire the masterpieces at Minneapolis Institute of Art.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Minneapolis tour itinerary builder site .

New York City to Minneapolis is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. In April, Minneapolis is little chillier than New York City - with highs of 54°F and lows of 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to Saint Paul.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Museums
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Minneapolis Institute of Art ©
Minneapolis Institute of Art
Minneapolis City Hall ©
Minneapolis City Hall

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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 Minnesota State Capitol. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Minnesota Vietnam Veterans' Memorial, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Saint Paul, get engrossed in the history at James J. Hill House, then take an in-depth tour of Minnesota History Center, and finally ponder the world of politics at Minnesota State Capitol.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Saint Paul trip itinerary builder tool .

Saint Paul is very close to Minneapolis. In April, daytime highs in Saint Paul are 53°F, while nighttime lows are 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Saint Paul

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Candyland
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Cathedral of Saint Paul ©
Cathedral of Saint Paul
Science Museum of Minnesota ©
Science Museum of Minnesota
James J. Hill House ©
James J. Hill House

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