Taking a tour in Minneapolis is a great way to explore the city. For those that have lived here forever, you may discover an area of town you’ve never gotten to know. For those new to the area, it’s a great way to learn about some of the hidden gems that make the city what it is. When you want to explore some new spots, hang out where the locals love to go and have a fun day with your friends, family or colleagues, try taking one of these award-winning city tours.
Twin Cities Highlights Tour
This three hour tour is the perfect way to get to know Minneapolis. It’s an award-winning city tour that lasts three hours and provides you with the highlights of Minneapolis, Saint Paul and neighborhoods in between from a deluxe motorcoach.
It’s perfect for business or pleasure because you’ll see highlights like the State Capitol Building and Summit Avenue where the Governor’s Mansion and James J. Hill House is located. You’ll enjoy fun spots like the Target Field, Walk Sculpture Garden and the Guthrie Theater, plus beautiful views of the Stone Arch Bridge, Chain of Lakes and Minnehaha Falls. Enjoy it until October 31st.
Minneapolis Tour & Mississippi River Cruise
In the summer from June 4th through August 27th, hop aboard the historic sternwheel for a cruise on the Mississppi. Your tour will start by motorcoach traveling around the lakes seeing landmarks before seeing the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden and the Farmers Market at Nicollet Mall.
Then you’ll cruise the river where you’ll see St. Anthony Falls, the Stone Arch Bridge and views of the skyline. Enjoy stops like the Minneapolis’ Flour Milling District, Foshay Tower, U of M Campus riverfront and Grand Rounds Scenic Byway and Heritage Trail.
In addition, this fall check out the Stillwater Fall Colors Tour featuring the Stillwater Liftbridge, Historic Mansions of the Lumber Barons, exploration of antique shops and art galleries as you cruise the town of Stillwater by paddlewheel riverboat or the Holiday Lights Tour in December.