6 days in Minnesota Itinerary

6 days in Minnesota Itinerary

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Bloomington
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Duluth
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Bloomington — 2 nights

The city of Bloomington, part of the Minneapolis-St.
Kids will enjoy Mall of America and Baker Park Reserve. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Summit Avenue and Science Museum of Minnesota. Step out of Bloomington with an excursion to Baker National Golf Course in Medina--about 34 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Minnehaha Park, take an in-depth tour of Mill City Museum, admire the masterpieces at Minneapolis Institute of Art, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mill Ruins Park.

For maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Bloomington online attractions planner.

Salt Lake City to Bloomington is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Salt Lake City to Bloomington due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Salt Lake City in July, with highs in Bloomington at 83°F and lows at 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Duluth.
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Duluth — 3 nights

Situated on the westernmost point of the Lake Superior, Duluth represents a booming port city.
Escape the urban bustle at Gooseberry Falls State Park and Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive. Glensheen, The Historic Congdon Estate and Lakewalk are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Duluth: Two Harbors (Iona's Beach Scientific and Natural Area & Split Rock Lighthouse). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Park Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Brighton Beach Park, and snap pictures at Aerial Lift Bridge.

To find out how to plan a trip to Duluth, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Bloomington to Duluth takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, Duluth is slightly colder than Bloomington - with highs of 75°F and lows of 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to fly back home.
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The Land of 10,000 Lakes
Deriving its name from the Dakota word for "land of sky-tinted water," Minnesota is a land of pristine lakes, pockets of dense green forests, and sprawling prairieland. Spend your vacation exploring the state's diverse landscape for endless outdoor activity and a chance to see some of the area's national monuments, or take a trip to the bustling St. Paul-Minneapolis area, a network of commerce and cultural attractions, including the famous Mall of America.
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