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The Perfect Blend of Natural Beauty and Urban Sophistication

You will want to take some time to see Minneapolis and its beautiful surrounding area. Sunday will be available for optional tours of the city.

Twin Cities Highlights Tour

You can’t travel all the way to Minneapolis and not see the gorgeous sights of the city! Minneapolis is filled with exciting attractions, culture, recreation and entertainment. During this three-hour tour, you will explore Minnesota’s charming capital city of St. Paul, see Minnehaha falls, drive along Summit Avenue, catch a glimpse of the beautiful Minneapolis skyline and more! Stay tuned for more information on this tour to be posted soon.

Explore the City at your Own Leisure

Consider visiting some of the following attractions on your own for an unforgettable experience:

Minnehaha Falls Regional Park
Minnehaha Falls Regional Park
Minnehaha Falls is a stunning 53 foot waterfall that runs out to the Mississippi River.
Take the trail down the gorge past the beautiful views of stone bridges to a sandy beach.

Mall of America
Mall of America
Visit the nation’s largest shopping and entertainment destination, featuring over 520 stores, 50 restaurants an aquarium and the largest indoor theme park – Nikelodeon Universe! Not only will you get to indulge in delicious food, fun and shopping, but you will also get the exercise in this enormous mall!

Mill City Museum
Mill City Museum
This is for all of you history lovers out there! Built into the ruins of what was once the world’s largest flour mill, Mill City Museum is located on the historic Mississippi Riverfront. Visit the museum and learn about the intertwined histories of the flour industry, the river, and the city of Minneapolis.