7 days in Minnesota Itinerary

7 days in Minnesota Itinerary

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Saint Paul
— 2 nights
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Duluth
— 3 nights
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Lanesboro
— 1 night

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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.
Saint Paul is known for zoos & aquariums, historic sites, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy some diversion at Target Field, browse the different shops at Mall of America, have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game, and get in on the family fun at Nickelodeon Universe.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Saint Paul online trip itinerary maker.

Minneapolis to Saint Paul is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or ride a tram. In August, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Duluth.

Things to do in Saint Paul

Fun & Games · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Minneapolis, Bloomington
Highlights from your plan
Minnehaha Park ©
Minnehaha Park
Target Field ©
Target Field
Minneapolis Institute of Art ©
Minneapolis Institute of Art

3
nights
Duluth

Duluth ©
Situated on the westernmost point of the Lake Superior, Duluth represents a booming port city.
Venture out of the city with trips to Two Harbors (Gooseberry Falls State Park & Split Rock Lighthouse). And it doesn't end there: admire all the interesting features of Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive, stroll around Enger Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Congdon Park, and get to know the fascinating history of Lakewalk.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Duluth trip builder site.

Getting from Saint Paul to Duluth by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Saint Paul in August, you will find days in Duluth are slightly colder (73°F), and nights are about the same (59°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Lanesboro.

Things to do in Duluth

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Two Harbors, Great Lakes Candy Kitchen
Highlights from your plan
Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive ©
Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive
Aerial Lift Bridge ©
Aerial Lift Bridge
Canal Park ©
Canal Park

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Lanesboro

Lanesboro ©
Lanesboro is a city in Fillmore County, Minnesota, United States. On the 13th (Tue), take an in-depth tour of Lanesboro Historical Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Root River, and then Head underground at Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Lanesboro day trip planner.

You can drive from Duluth to Lanesboro in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. August in Lanesboro sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lanesboro

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park
Highlights from your plan
Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park ©
Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park
Lanesboro Historical Museum ©
Lanesboro Historical Museum

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