Minnesota's Best Vacation Ideas
Things to do in Minnesota.
We promise that you'll find something to do on this page that you hadn't thought about before. Fun getaways that will educate and entertain you for an afternoon or a weekend. So much to do…and Minnesota Getaways makes it easy to do it.
320 acres park on the shore of Mille Lacs Lake includes two campground, hiking trails, sandy beach, fishing piers, and home of several albino deer.
Red Wing Pottery
1920 Old West Main Street, Red Wing, Minnesota 55066
Mille Lacs Kathio State Park
Camping, nature programs, swimming, 100 ft. observation tower, historic sites, cross-country skiing, canoe rental, interpretive center, wooded trail system and more.
Red Wing Trolley
Red Wing Shoes
Red Wing, Minnesota
Minnesota Marine Art Museum
Root River & Harmony -Preston
Valley State Bike Trail System
60 miles of outstanding views and rural landscape in Southeastern Minnesota.
National Eagle Center
The rural area of Fillmore County is home to Minnesota's largest Amish settlement, with seven church districts and approximately 1000 people. Their primary means of transportation is by horse-drawn buggies and they do not use indoor plumbing or electricity
Overlooking the Mississippi River, Minnehaha Park is one of Minneapolis’ oldest and most popular parks, attracting over 850,000 thousand visitors annually. Located at 4801 South Minnehaha Park Dr. in Minneapolis.
Headwaters of Mississippi River
Itasca State Park
16 Stages and 250 Artisans!
The Renaissance Festival
The Minnesota Renaissance Festival is celebrating its 42nd Season!
Come and be a part of this long-standing tradition by visiting the
festival grounds in Shakopee, MN.
Historic Covered Bridge
Built in 1869, this structure is the only remaining authentic covered bridge in Minnesota.
SPAM Museum in
Visit Paul Bunyan & Babe the Blue Ox
Historic St. James Hotel in Red Wing
Overview Fountains Park in St. Louis Park
The Minnesota Zoo is "marching forward" with their new Heart of the Zoo project, which brought one of the most popular zoo animals to Minnesota: penguins. Penguins of the African Coastfeatures up to two dozen black-footed penguins in a brand-new habitat.
Celebrating 20 years of fun!
Mall of America
Since opening its doors in 1992, Mall of America® has revolutionized the shopping experience and become a leader in retail, entertainment and attractions. Mall of America is one of the top tourist destinations in the country as well as one of the most recognizable brands
Grand Casino in
Wolfe Park Amphitheater
St. Louis Park, MN
Pipestone National Monument
For countless generations, American Indians have quarried the red pipestone found at this site. These grounds are sacred to many people because the pipestone quarried here is carved into pipes used for prayer. Many believe that the pipe's smoke carries one's prayer to the Great Spirit. The traditions of quarrying and pipemaking continue here today.