9 days in Duluth & Saint Paul Itinerary

9 days in Duluth & Saint Paul Itinerary

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9 days in Duluth & Saint Paul Itinerary

Start: Duluth
1
Duluth
— 5 nights
bus:  2​h 30​min
2
Saint Paul
— 3 nights
bus:  2​h 30​min
End: Duluth

5
nights
Duluth

Duluth ©
Situated on the westernmost point of the Lake Superior, Duluth represents a booming port city.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Park Point and Spirit Mountain. Get out of town with these interesting Duluth side-trips: Two Harbors (Iona's Beach Scientific and Natural Area, Gooseberry Falls State Park, & more), Onyx Beach (in Silver Bay) and Big Bay Town Park (in La Pointe). And it doesn't end there: take a memorable drive along Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive, get to know the fascinating history of Lakewalk, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and kick back and relax at Brighton Beach Park.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Duluth travel route planning site .

If you are flying in from Morocco, the closest major airports are Duluth International Airport and Range Regional Airport. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can catcht the bus to Saint Paul.

Things to do in Duluth

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Two Harbors, Soudan Underground Mine, Onyx Beach, Cook's Country Connection, Big Bay Town Park
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Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive ©
Gooseberry Falls State Park ©
Gooseberry Falls State Park
Room Escape Games

3
nights
Saint Paul

Saint Paul ©
The capital of Minnesota, Saint Paul represents half of the "Twin Cities" and embraces the outdoors and urban culture.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Minnesota Children's Museum as well as Como Park Zoo & Conservatory. Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): have fun and explore at Minnesota Children's Museum, find something for the whole family at Nickelodeon Universe, get your game on at FlyOver America, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, and finally get in on the family fun at Cafesjian's Carousel. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint Paul, then get your game on at Extreme Sandbox, and then look for all kinds of wild species at National Eagle Center.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Saint Paul itinerary planner .

You can take a bus from Duluth to Saint Paul in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Duluth in August, expect nights in Saint Paul to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 31°C. On the 18th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus back home.

Things to do in Saint Paul

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Bloomington, Extreme Sandbox, National Eagle Center, Minnesota Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Como Park Zoo & Conservatory ©
Como Park Zoo & Conservatory
Nickelodeon Universe ©
Nickelodeon Universe
Extreme Sandbox ©
Extreme Sandbox

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