8 days in Minneapolis & Chicago Itinerary

8 days in Minneapolis & Chicago Itinerary

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Minneapolis
— 2 nights
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Chicago
— 4 nights
3
Minneapolis
— 1 night

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Minneapolis

Minneapolis ©
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.
Minnehaha Park has been added to your itinerary.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Minneapolis online journey planner.

Winnipeg, Canada to Minneapolis is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. In June, daily temperatures in Minneapolis can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Mon) before leaving for Chicago.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Shopping · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Mall of America
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Mall of America ©
Mall of America
Minnehaha Park ©
Minnehaha Park
Basilica of St. Mary ©
Basilica of St. Mary

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Your list of things to see and do now includes 360 Chicago Observation Deck, Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago Children's Museum, and other attractions. There's much more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium, make a trip to Cloud Gate, and admire the striking features of Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

For photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Chicago visit planner.

You can fly from Minneapolis to Chicago in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Chicago can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Field Museum ©
Field Museum
Shoreline Sightseeing ©
Shoreline Sightseeing
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium

1
night
Minneapolis

Minneapolis
To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Minneapolis trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Minneapolis takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 6th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Parks · Nightlife · Outdoors

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