7 days in Duluth, Minneapolis & Kenosha Itinerary

7 days in Duluth, Minneapolis & Kenosha Itinerary

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Duluth
— 2 nights
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Minneapolis
— 2 nights
Fly to Chicago O'Hare International Airport, Drive to Kenosha
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Kenosha
— 2 nights
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Drive to Chicago O'Hare International Airport, Fly to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Drive to Washington DC

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Duluth

— 2 nights

Zenith City of the Unsalted Seas

Situated on the westernmost point of the Lake Superior, Duluth represents a booming port city.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): browse the exhibits of Glensheen, The Historic Congdon Estate and then take a memorable drive along Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): explore the landscape on two wheels at Gooseberry Falls State Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Canal Park, and then take in the views from Aerial Lift Bridge.

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Washington DC to Duluth is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Washington DC to Duluth, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October, Duluth is slightly colder than Washington DC - with highs of 55°F and lows of 42°F. On the 19th (Mon), you'll travel to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Duluth

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

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Minneapolis

— 2 nights

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.
Take a break from Minneapolis with a short trip to Kerfoot Canopy Tour in Henderson, about 56 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Minneapolis Institute of Art, grab your bike and head to Mill Ruins Park, stop by Candyland, and take in the dramatic scenery at Minnehaha Park.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Minneapolis itinerary tool.

Getting from Duluth to Minneapolis by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In October in Minneapolis, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kenosha.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Shopping · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kenosha

— 2 nights
Kenosha is a city in and the county seat of Kenosha County in State of Wisconsin. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): make a splash at Six Flags Great America. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Geneva Lake Shore Path, kick your exploration up a notch at Lake Geneva Ziplines & Adventures, and then examine the collection at Southport Light Station Museum.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Kenosha road trip tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Minneapolis to Kenosha. Expect a daytime high around 63°F in October, and nighttime lows around 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kenosha

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips