19 days in North Dakota Itinerary

19 days in North Dakota Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Minot
— 1 night
2
Williston
— 2 nights
3
Medora
— 3 nights
4
Regent
— 1 night
5
Bismarck
— 3 nights
6
Jamestown
— 1 night
7
Grand Forks
— 3 nights
8
Fargo
— 4 nights

1
night
Minot

Minot ©
Minot is a city in and the county seat of Ward County, North Dakota, United States, in the state's north-central region. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Railroad Museum & Magic City Express.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Minot trip itinerary planner.

Orlando to Minot is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Orlando to Minot due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Orlando in August, expect Minot to be little chillier, temps between °F and °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Williston.

Things to do in Minot

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Scandinavian Heritage Park ©
Scandinavian Heritage Park
Roosevelt Park Zoo ©
Roosevelt Park Zoo
Dakota Territory Air Museum ©
Dakota Territory Air Museum

2
nights
Williston

Williston ©
Williston is a city in and the county seat of Williams County, North Dakota, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at North Unit. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape at Cannonball Concretions Pullout, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at River Bend Overlook, and then steep yourself in history at Fort Union Trading Post.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Williston sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Minot to Williston in 2.5 hours. In August in Williston, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Medora.

Things to do in Williston

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Watford City, North Unit
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North Unit ©
North Unit
Fort Union Trading Post ©
Fort Union Trading Post
River Bend Overlook ©
River Bend Overlook

3
nights
Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. Spend the 20th (Tue) exploring nature at Theodore Roosevelt National Park. There's much more to do: stroll through South Unit, get engrossed in the history at Chateau de Mores State Historic Site, get great views at Badlands Overlook, and contemplate the long history of Von Hoffman House.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Medora day trip website.

Traveling by car from Williston to Medora takes 2.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Williston to Medora. Traveling from Williston in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Medora, with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can drive to Regent.

Things to do in Medora

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Prairie Fire Pottery
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 22:
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Theodore Roosevelt National Park ©
Theodore Roosevelt National Park
South Unit ©
South Unit
Chateau de Mores State Historic Site ©
Chateau de Mores State Historic Site

1
night
Regent

Regent ©
Regent is a city in Hettinger County, North Dakota, United States. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): admire all the interesting features of Enchanted Highway.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Regent trip builder tool.

You can drive from Medora to Regent in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time for travel to Bismarck.

Things to do in Regent

Outdoors Scenic Drive
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Enchanted Highway ©
Enchanted Highway

3
nights
Bismarck

Bismarck ©
Bismarck is the capital of the U.S. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bismarck: Washburn (The North Dakota Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center & Fort Mandan). There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum, get a sense of history and politics at North Dakota State Capitol Building, catch a live event at Bismarck Civic Center, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Dakota Zoo.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bismarck visit planner.

Traveling by car from Regent to Bismarck takes 2 hours. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Jamestown.

Things to do in Bismarck

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Washburn, Mandan
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North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum ©
The Dakota Zoo ©
The Dakota Zoo
North Dakota State Capitol Building ©
North Dakota State Capitol Building

1
night
Jamestown

Jamestown ©
Jamestown is a city in Stutsman County, North Dakota, United States. Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Stutsman County Memorial Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint James Basilica, thenexamine the collection at National Buffalo Museum, and finally get engrossed in the history at Frontier Village.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Jamestown vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Bismarck to Jamestown takes 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Grand Forks.

Things to do in Jamestown

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 26 — 27:
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National Buffalo Museum ©
National Buffalo Museum
Frontier Village ©
Frontier Village
Stutsman County Memorial Museum ©
Stutsman County Memorial Museum

3
nights
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. Grand Forks is known for shopping, theme parks, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some photo ops at Flood Memorial Monument, make a splash at Splasher's of the South Seas, admire the masterpieces at North Dakota Museum of Art, and catch a live event at Ralph Engelstad Arena.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Grand Forks online route planner.

Getting from Jamestown to Grand Forks by car takes about 3 hours. In August, daytime highs in Grand Forks are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Fargo.

Things to do in Grand Forks

Theme Parks Museums Parks
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Splasher's of the South Seas ©
Splasher's of the South Seas
Flood Memorial Monument ©
Flood Memorial Monument
Widman's Candy Shop ©
Widman's Candy Shop

4
nights
Fargo

Fargo ©
Fargo is the most populous city in the state of North Dakota, accounting for over 15% of the state population. Fargo is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see where the action happens at Newman Outdoor Field, tee off at Edgewood Golf, get a new perspective on nature at Red River Zoo, and gain insight at North Dakota State University.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Fargo trip maker tool.

Drive from Grand Forks to Fargo in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Fargo can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Fargo

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bonanzaville
Find places to stay Aug 30 — Sep 3:
Highlights from your plan
Red River Zoo ©
Red River Zoo
Newman Outdoor Field ©
Newman Outdoor Field
Bonanzaville ©
Bonanzaville

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