4 days in Minnesota Itinerary

4 days in Minnesota Itinerary

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4 days in Minnesota Itinerary

Start: Bemidji
Drive:  3​h
1
Ely
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Duluth
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Bloomington
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  3​h
End: Bemidji

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hours
Ely

Ely ©
Ely is a city in Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States. On the 15th (Sat), see the interesting displays at International Wolf Center and then examine the collection at North American Bear Center.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Ely travel planner.

Bemidji to Ely is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. June in Ely sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 48°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Duluth.

Things to do in Ely

Wildlife Parks Museums
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North American Bear Center ©
North American Bear Center
International Wolf Center ©
International Wolf Center

2
nights
Duluth

Duluth ©
Situated on the westernmost point of the Lake Superior, Duluth represents a booming port city.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): take a memorable drive along Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive, then see the interesting displays at Canal Park, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Park Point. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Glensheen, The Historic Congdon Estate, appreciate the extensive heritage of Lakewalk, see the interesting displays at Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center, then snap pictures at Aerial Lift Bridge, and finally sample the fine beverages at Vikre Distillery.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Duluth online trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Ely to Duluth in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Ely in June: highs in Duluth hover around 65°F, while lows dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bloomington.

Things to do in Duluth

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
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Park Point ©
Park Point
Glensheen, The Historic Congdon Estate ©
Canal Park ©
Canal Park

1
night
Bloomington

Bloomington ©
The city of Bloomington, part of the Minneapolis-St.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Minneapolis Institute of Art, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Urban Growler Brewing Company, then wander the streets of Summit Avenue, and finally stroll through Round Lake Park and Beach.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Bloomington trip itinerary builder tool .

Drive from Duluth to Bloomington in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Duluth in June, with highs in Bloomington at 79°F and lows at 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bloomington

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Saint Paul, Round Lake Park and Beach, Minneapolis Institute of Art
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Minneapolis Institute of Art ©
Minneapolis Institute of Art
Summit Avenue
Summit Avenue
Urban Growler Brewing Company ©
Urban Growler Brewing Company

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