This article showcases our top picks for the best Minnesota based Travel companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Travel industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Minnesota Travel Companies

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Seven Sundays

Seven Sundays

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Seven Sundays aims to promote healthy and enjoyable morning routines. It produces Muesli Squares, which are convenient, gluten-free breakfast bars.

The company changes the way people think about breakfast. Its 5 flavors of gluten-free muesli are made with a variety of unprocessed, nutrient-rich ingredients like multiple types of whole grains, nuts, seeds & fruits.

The company offers original toasted, ginger pear macadamia, vanilla cherry pecan, and unsweetened mueslis. It sells its products through its stores (in Kansas), as well as online..

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Wanaka Enterprises, Inc.

Wanaka Enterprises, Inc.

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Tuscany by Car is a series of comprehensive travel guides to the very best of Tuscany, designed specifically for the iPad, iPad Mini and Kindle Fire, with fully searchable content. UPDATED for 2013, the Tuscany by Car series of eBooks provide personally researched information and hundreds of unbiased reviews to guide the reader to hidden gems not covered in most other travel books so you can experience the very best of Tuscany.

The only guidebooks that include downloadable GPS coordinates for all recommended sites, attractions, hotels, restaurants and shops, so you can drive to your destination in Tuscany without getting lost. These eBooks contain a wealth of information not found in any other books and feature the application of state-of-the-art technology..

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Sun Country Airlines

Sun Country Airlines

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Sun Country Airlines is an American airline headquartered in the Minneapolis–Saint Paul suburb of Mendota Heights, Minnesota

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Internova Travel Group

Internova Travel Group

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As America’s largest travel agency company, Travel Leaders Group delivers a high-touch, personal level of travel expertise to leisure and corporate clients through their more than 7,000 company-owned, franchised and affiliated travel agencies throughout the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Australia. The travel agencies that are part of Travel Leaders Group alone comprise over 30% of all agencies in North America.

Their team of leaders – from their expert agents to their executives –– are dedicated to delivering the best travel experience. It’s their heart and soul.

It’s all we do. And we do it for you!.

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Mall of America

Mall of America

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Mall of America is a leader in retail, entertainment and attractions.

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Travelnet Solutions

Travelnet Solutions

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TravelNet Solutions is an integrated software and solutions provider for the hospitality industry. Our mission is to transform how hospitality works.

Every day we strive to solve the most difficult technology and workflow challenges, and we work tirelessly to provide solutions to help our customers become more efficient and profitable. Our vision of the future is a world where every hospitality company is able to compete on a level playing field.

Our goal is to become our customer’s business concierge. It all starts with one question, how can we help you?.

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Scamp Trailers

Scamp Trailers

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Eveland’s Inc. is a leading dealer of Scamp trailers in Backus, MN.

As manufacturer of scamp trailers in Minnesota, they offer durable, lightweight and aerodynamic scamp travel trailers in three sizes. Scamp trailers are exclusively designed to be towed by small cars, vans and trucks in accordance to various specifications of clients for a convenient and fun camping experience.

Besides manufacturing unique aerodynamic designs of lightweight scamp campers, they are also provide parts, accessory installations and services for scamp trailers.. .

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Navitaire

Navitaire

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Navitaire (www.navitaire.com) delivers industry-leading technology services supporting growth, profitability and innovation to more than 50 airlines and rail companies worldwide, including many of the world’s most successful airlines. Navitaire offers a full suite of proven solutions focused on revenue generation and streamlining costs in the areas of reservations, ancillary sales, loyalty, revenue management, revenue accounting and business intelligence.

A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, Navitaire has offices in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia.. .

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Carlson

Carlson

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Carlson is a family-owned, global hospitality and travel company, operating brands, including Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson Red, Park Plaza, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inns & Suites by Carlson, and Carlson Wagonlit Travel. It has an expanding portfolio of more than 1,350 hotels in operation and under development, and covers over 105 countries and territories.

Carlson is headquartered in Minnetonka, M.N.. .

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1800Hotels

1800Hotels

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1800Hotels.com is a website dedicated to finding you the best online deals on hotels. Through our extensive relationships with hotel suppliers and chains, we find both last-minute deals and inventory sold at rock-bottom prices in hotels all over the world.

Whether you’re looking to stay in major destinations and need New York hotels, Las Vegas hotels, or a budget hotel in Orlando, 1800Hotels.com is your one-stop shop for the best deals online. 1800Hotels.com was established in 2002 and quickly became a major player in the world of online travel.

As of January 2011, the domain 1800hotels.com is owned by Travel Leaders Group – a leading travel organization and one of the top ten travel companies in the United States – through its technology arm, Travel Leaders Technology, LLC. The website was re-launched in 2011 to offer value conscious consumers discounted hotel rooms.

By combining inventory from a large number of wholesalers as well as directly negotiating rates with hotels, we provide you with the best value possible at the most properties worldwide. Travel Leaders Technology, LLC and Travel Leaders Group are neither affiliated with nor connected to the previous owners of 1800hotels.com and 1800hotels.com before 2011.

The website 1800hotels.ie is not a part of Travel Leaders Group.. .

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Lazydays

Lazydays

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Lazydays is a travel & tourism company providing RV dealership services.

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Everything Everywhere

Everything Everywhere

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Everything Everwhere is a website that focuses on the travels of Gary Arndt.

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LakePlace.com

LakePlace.com

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LakePlace.com is a technology based real estate brokerage specializing in vacation properties. LakePlace.com also features the largest inventory of vacation rentals and family resorts in the Midwest.

LakePlace.com combines all of the vacation properties from 19 individual MLS’s to create one, easy to use search.. .

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WebUrbanist

WebUrbanist

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With over 10,000,000 visitors per year, WebUrbanist is a digital publication featuring urban architecture, art and design.

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Voyager Campervans

Voyager Campervans

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Voyager Campervans offers travel vans for rent.

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Yonder

Yonder

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Yonder is a Provider of travel insurance aggregator platform

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ResortsandLodges.com

ResortsandLodges.com

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ResortsandLodges.com® is a comprehensive online resource for leisure travel with access to unique accommodations worldwide. The site provides the ability to plan and book memorable experiences at resorts, vacation rentals, cabins, holiday rentals, villas, condos, cottages, lodges, boutique hotels, B&B’s and vacation hotels.

Founded in 1998, the website was one of the first major leisure travel sites established online, and has received numerous awards and accolades for web design, outstanding usability, fast page loading speeds, and skillful information display. to win.

ResortsandLodges.com® is a comprehensive online resource for leisure travel with access to unique accommodations worldwide. The site provides the ability to plan and book memorable experiences at resorts, vacation rentals, cabins, holiday rentals, villas, condos, cottages, lodges, boutique hotels, B&B’s and vacation hotels.

Founded in 1998, the website was one of the first major leisure travel sites established online, and has received numerous awards and accolades for web design, outstanding usability, fast page loading speeds, and skillful information display. ResortsandLodges.com® For Business puts today’s vacation properties in front of millions of travelers annually using comprehensive business listing techniques and strategic digital content marketing.

Our team of industry experts manages Search Engine Marketing (SEM), Pay-Per-Click Advertising (PPC), Display and Banner Advertising, Email Marketing Automation, and Drip Email Marketing for properties across North America. In addition to these managed services, ResortsandLodges also has a dedicated website development and implementation team, giving independent properties a comprehensive suite of services to choose from to gain brand dominance over their competition..

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Travel Leaders

Travel Leaders

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Travel Leaders provides travel and tourism services.

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Granite City Food & Brewery

Granite City Food & Brewery

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Granite City Food & Brewery is a chain of restaurants that supplies fresh food as well as alcohol to diners.

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Travel Leaders Corporate

Travel Leaders Corporate

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Travel Leaders Corporate operates as an innovative business travel solutions firm.

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Travel Tags

Travel Tags

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Travel Tags is a printing company specializing in gift cards, reward cards, and fulfillment services.

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Velolet

Velolet

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Velolet is the Orbitz of bike rental created specifically for the bike industry. This bike industry rental platform is designed as a means for bike industry manufacturers, event promoters, tour operators and bike shops to market their new lines of products/services/events via a an online rental model.

Cyclists/Triathletes (Renters) make reservations for bikes/bike products from Velolet’s Listers (qualified bike shops), saving them cost and hassle.. .

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Grand View Lodge

Grand View Lodge

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Grand View Lodge is a hospitality company offering wedding and meeting services.

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Provell, Inc.

Provell, Inc.

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Provell develops, markets, and manages an extensive portfolio of unique and leading-edge membership and customer relationship marketing programs. About Provell, Inc.

Provell, Inc., a privately held, business services company headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, develops and manages an extensive portfolio of unique and leading-edge membership and customer relationship management programs. These programs are provided to corporate clients who are seeking to enhance customer loyalty and generate more income from every customer relationship.

Subscribers to Provell’s proprietary programs receive exclusive savings opportunities on a wide range of lifestyle-specific products and services, insightful information, and other benefits in interest areas such as shopping, travel, hospitality, entertainment, health/fitness, home decorating and cooking. .

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Green Mill Restaurants Inc.

Green Mill Restaurants Inc.

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Green Mill Restaurants is a restaurant providing wining and dining services.

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Jefferson Lines

Jefferson Lines

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Jefferson Lines, provides daily scheduled bus services.

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Travel Leaders - Market Square Travel

Travel Leaders – Market Square Travel

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Travel Leaders is a travel & tourism company that offers business and corporate travel management services.

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Find Local Churches

Find Local Churches

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Find Local Churches is a service connecting users to churches of their faith, based on their city.

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Bay and Bay Transportation

Bay and Bay Transportation

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Bay and Bay Transportation is a transportation company specializing in refrigerated, flatbed, and intermodal transportation services.

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Thunderbird Aviation, Inc

Thunderbird Aviation, Inc

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Thunderbird Aviation is an aviation company offering flight training, aircraft maintenance, and FBO services.

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Bonfire Wood Fire Cooking, Axel's Charhouse Restaurants

Bonfire Wood Fire Cooking, Axel’s Charhouse Restaurants

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Bonfire Wood Fire Cooking is a restaurant offering outdoor dining and patio style dining services.

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The Bachelor Farmer Restaurant

The Bachelor Farmer Restaurant

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The Bachelor Farmer is a restaurant providing Minnesotan cuisine using the state’s cultural heritage as inspiration for its dishes.

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AmeriMark Direct

AmeriMark Direct

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AmeriMark Direct is a travel Industry promotional items company located in Burnsville.

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Carrousel Travel

Carrousel Travel

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Carrousel Travel is a full service travel company.

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ClickAndGo Wayfinding

ClickAndGo Wayfinding

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ClickAndGo Wayfinding provides narrative mapping services for blind and deafblind travelers.

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Ellis International

Ellis International

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Ellis International specializes in creating memorable events.

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Lorenz Bus Service

Lorenz Bus Service

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Lorenz Bus Service is a bus charter service offering charted bus bookings in Blaine, Minnesota.

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Groups Meetings Incentives

Groups Meetings Incentives

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Groups Meetings Incentives is a meeting management and incentive travel management company.

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Flyspy

Flyspy

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Flyspy isn’t just about finding good deals, which you can easily do, it’s about understanding the marketplace for airfares so you can make

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The Saint Paul Hotel

The Saint Paul Hotel

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The Saint Paul Hotel is a hospitality company providing hotel accommodations, wedding reception, and meeting rooms.

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Holicky Bros

Holicky Bros

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Holicky Bros is a trucking company operated business with humbling upbringings.

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mimbeo

mimbeo

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mimbeo is committed to providing a safe and trusted marketplace where travelers and vacation rental owners can connect with each other. mimbeo is a vacation rental website dedicated to offering travelers an excellent, easy-to-use resource for planning their next vacation – while providing its rental owner/manager members a cost effective (free!) marketing resource.

mimbeo.com offers rental owners the same great service and value they receive from the pay-for-placement rental sites, minus all of the fees.. .

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Centrav

Centrav

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Centrav is a travel agent community that provides discounted airfares with a simple method of booking.

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FamDoo

FamDoo

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FamDoo is a quantitive national surveyre recreation company located in Minneapolis .

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The Southern Theater

The Southern Theater

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The Southern Theater is a silent films with occasional evening of live drama, vaudeville, and amaeur variety shows located in Minneapolis.

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Pinnacle Airlines, Inc.

Pinnacle Airlines, Inc.

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Pinnacle Airlines, Inc. is an airline holding company headquartered in Tennessee.

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