Minnesota is the northernmost state in the contiguous 48. Nicknamed "Land of 10,000 Lakes", life centres on outdoor pursuits regardless of the time of year.
Like four states within one, Minnesota’s regions have their own individual charm, geography and assortment of adventures. In other words, something for everyone to enjoy on a holiday to Minesota.
The wild and rugged northeast region brags of more than 1,600 lakes. As you would imagine, fishing, waterskiing and boating are top draws while the vast woods hold hiking trails and campgrounds. The north central/west region, is famous for its countless lakeside resorts offering peace and tranquillity or family adventure. The metro area is full of culture and shopping while the southern region is back to nature with its scenic river bluffs and prairies. The famous Mayo Clinic is also located in the southern region.
The people in Minnesota are exactly what you’d expect from the Midwest - manners known as "Minnesota nice”, and a strong sense of community and shared culture are values that will make any holiday maker feel at home.