Minneapolis Itinerary 2 Days

Things to See in Minneapolis in 2 days

If you are looking for the best things to see in Minneapolis in 2 days, these are the attractions you must include in your Minneapolis itinerary for 2 days. Explore further to plan a perfect trip of 2 days in Minneapolis.

This Plan is Good for You if You Are:

  • Visiting Minneapolis for the first time and have 2 days in hand
  • Looking for places to visit in 2 days in Minneapolis
  • Staying in Minneapolis and wondering how to spend 2 days in Minneapolis with family and kids
  • Backpacker planning to spend 48 hours in Minneapolis
  • Want to create Minneapolis itinerary on your own
  • Planning weekend vacation of 2 days in Minneapolis

Recommended Itineraries for Spending 2 Days

Recent Itineraries for 2 Days in Minneapolis

Here are the recent itineraries by tourists who have visited Minneapolis. Stop wondering what to do for 2 days in Minneapolis as these trip plans will help you decide easily. Select any of the customised itineraries and modify it according to your preference to have a great weekend in Minneapolis.

2 Days in Minneapolis - Perfect Weekend Guide

Minneapolis is the city that is nestled on the banks of the Mississippi River. That has blessed the city with miles of beautiful waterfront and natural beauty. The city itself is home to several places that represent art and culture and hold a significant place in the local history. If you are visiting Minneapolis in 2 days, you will find that has so many places to explore that it is hard to plan a trip. But, you can follow this itinerary that will let you make the most of your time. As the city offers something for every type of traveler, you can choose places according to your interest.

How to spend 2 days in Minneapolis?

Day 1 In Minneapolis Museum, Garden, Bridge

You can start your 1st day in Minneapolis by visiting some famous tourist attractions. There are places like Walker Art Center, Mill City Museum, and Minneapolis Institute of Art that you can visit to learn about the art, culture, and history of the city. With only 48 hours in Minneapolis, it is possible to dedicate half a day to learn about different aspects and enjoy other places in the remaining time. You can spend some time at Minneapolis Sculpture Garden before heading off to Stone Arch Bridge. This is an ideal place to catch a picturesque sunset and admire the panoramic views of the city.

When it comes to experiencing nightlife in Minneapolis, you can choose from areas like the warehouse district and Nicollet mall that are located in Downtown or Uptown Minneapolis. These areas are dotted with bars, clubs, pub, and restaurants where you can soak in the local flavor.

Day 2 In Minneapolis Mall, University, Market

Enter the 2nd day in Minneapolis by visiting the Mall of America. Popularly known as MOA, your Minneapolis itinerary for 2 days must include visiting one of the largest shopping malls in the world. There are different types of attractions located on its premises. If you are looking for fun things to do with kids in Minneapolis, you can visit Nickelodeon Universe here. It also has the Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium which is known for having sharks, sea turtles, octopuses, and lobsters. You can easily spend a whole day exploring the center and enjoying shopping in Minneapolis. The mall opens at 10 in the morning. So, start your day early and make the most of your time.

Head to Midtown Global Market to pamper your taste buds. You can try the street food here as well as experience fine-dining at its best. It is a perfect combination of different types of cuisines. Wander around, talk with locals, eat, dance, and be a part of the lively local vibe.

Tours and Activities in Minneapolis for 2 Days

Booking tours and tickets for popular attractions saves a lot of your time spent in a queue. Below are some of the tours and tickets recommended for 2 days in Minneapolis

Best Hotels in Minneapolis for 2 Day Trip

These are some of the hotels added in the past by our travelers to their Minneapolis itinerary 2 days. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

With Less Days in Hand

With limited time in hand, explore our travel ideas for 1 day in Minneapolis. During a short day trip you may visit the important attractions in Minneapolis.

With More Days in Hand

With more than 2 days in hand, you can comfortably spend more time at famous attractions in Minneapolis. Plan lunch or dinner at the best restaurants, enjoy night-outs, indulge in adventure activites. Explore 3 days and 4 days trip ideas for Minneapolis.

What Next?

Are you now ready with your Minneapolis bucket list? Create an itinerary to Minneapolis using our Free Trip Planner and check all the attractions off your list.