4 days in Sacramento, Seattle & Minneapolis Itinerary

4 days in Sacramento, Seattle & Minneapolis Itinerary

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Sacramento
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Seattle
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Minneapolis
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Sacramento

— 1 night

River City

The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
On the 30th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Stevens Trail and then examine the collection at California State Railroad Museum.

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Minneapolis to Sacramento is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Minneapolis in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Sacramento, with highs around 88°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to fly to Seattle.

Things to do in Sacramento

Trails · Museums · Parks · Outdoors
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Seattle

— 1 night

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): examine the collection at Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience, then take in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass, then enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, and finally take a stroll through Pike Place Market. On the next day, take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, examine the collection at Museum of History & Industry, and then examine the collection at The Museum of Flight.

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You can fly from Sacramento to Seattle in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Sacramento in October: highs in Seattle hover around 63°F, while lows dip to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to fly to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks

Minneapolis

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): explore the world behind art at Minneapolis Institute of Art, admire the sheer force of Minnehaha Park, and then don't miss a visit to Minnehaha Falls.

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Traveling by flight from Seattle to Minneapolis takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Seattle to Minneapolis is 2 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Minneapolis when traveling from Seattle in October, with lows around 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Museums · Parks · Nature