Southern MN Vacation Destinations

The Southern region of Minnesota may not be as well known as other travel destinations but many visitors to these areas take advantage of the scenic lakes, rivers, and shorter travel times. Even the Twin Cities has a variety of Resort/Hotels with unique attractions & activities. The Lanesboro area of Southeastern MN is surrounded by the beautiful bluff country and offers a variety of trails and rivers to explore. Other popular travel destinations include the Willmar Lakes Area, smaller but beautiful lake and river resorts near Mankato, Rochester and other lodging options along the Mississippi River in Southeastern MN and the Minnesota River in the Southwest.