12 days in North Dakota Itinerary

12 days in North Dakota Itinerary

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Fargo
— Few hours
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Grand Forks
— 1 night
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Jamestown
— 1 night
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Bismarck
— 2 nights
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Dickinson
— 2 nights
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Medora
— 3 nights

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Fargo

Fargo ©
Fargo is the most populous city in the state of North Dakota, accounting for over 15% of the state population. Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): learn more about the world around you at Red River Zoo and then contemplate the long history of Bonanzaville.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Fargo trip itinerary maker tool.

Milan, Italy to Fargo is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Milan to Fargo is minus 7 hours. In October, Fargo is a bit cooler than Milan - with highs of 17°C and lows of 3°C. On the 17th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Grand Forks.

Things to do in Fargo

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites

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Natural History Museum
Red River Zoo
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Historic Site
Bonanzaville
4.2

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Grand Forks

Grand Forks ©
Grand Forks is the third-largest city in the State of North Dakota (after Fargo and Bismarck) and is the county seat of Grand Forks County. On the 18th (Tue), appreciate the history behind Flood Memorial Monument, look for gifts at Widman's Candy Shop, and then deepen your understanding at University of North Dakota.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Grand Forks trip app.

Getting from Fargo to Grand Forks by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in October, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Jamestown.

Things to do in Grand Forks

Shopping
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Widman's Candy Shop
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Educational Site
University of North Dakota
4.4

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Jamestown

Jamestown ©
Jamestown is a city in Stutsman County, North Dakota, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Frontier Village, then examine the collection at National Buffalo Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Stutsman County Memorial Museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Jamestown trip planner.

You can drive from Grand Forks to Jamestown in 3 hours. In October in Jamestown, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Bismarck.

Things to do in Jamestown

Museums
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Specialty Museum
National Buffalo Museum
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History Museum
Frontier Village
4.0

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Bismarck

Bismarck ©
Bismarck is the capital of the U.S. On the 20th (Thu), get to know the resident critters at The Dakota Zoo, get a taste of the local shopping with North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum, and then get a sense of history and politics at North Dakota State Capitol Building. On the next day, immerse yourself in nature at Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park and then steep yourself in history at On-A-Slant Village.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Bismarck trip planner.

Drive from Jamestown to Bismarck in 2 hours. October in Bismarck sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Dickinson.

Things to do in Bismarck

Parks · Nature · Museums · Fun & Games

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Dickinson

Dickinson ©
Dickinson is a city in Stark County, North Dakota, United States. On the 22nd (Sat), see the interesting displays at Ukrainian Cultural Institute, then have fun at West River Community Center, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Assumption Abbey. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the views at Peaceful Valley and then take a memorable drive along Enchanted Highway.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Dickinson trip builder.

Traveling by car from Bismarck to Dickinson takes 1.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Bismarck to Dickinson is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Medora.

Things to do in Dickinson

Nature · Parks · Fun & Games · Outdoors

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Scenic Drive
Enchanted Highway
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Specialty Museum
Ukrainian Cultural Institute
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Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Oxbow Overlook and Petrified Forest Loop. Spend the 24th (Mon) exploring nature at Theodore Roosevelt National Park. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape of South Unit, get to know the fascinating history of Painted Canyon Overlook, take an in-depth tour of Chateau de Mores State Historic Site, and examine the collection at North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Medora journey planner.

Getting from Dickinson to Medora by car takes about an hour. In October, daily temperatures in Medora can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Medora

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Hiking Trail
Oxbow Overlook
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Scenic Drive
Petrified Forest Loop
4.6

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