4 days in North Dakota Itinerary

4 days in North Dakota Itinerary

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Medora
— 2 nights
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Bismarck
— 1 night

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Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): stop by Prairie Fire Pottery, then get engrossed in the history at Chateau de Mores State Historic Site, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get great views at Badlands Overlook, then examine the collection at North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame, then get to know the fascinating history of Painted Canyon Overlook, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at South Unit.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Medora trip maker.

Miami to Medora is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, subway, and taxi. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Miami to Medora due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Miami in September, expect Medora to be cooler, temps between 70°F and 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Bismarck.

Things to do in Medora

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Prairie Fire Pottery
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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

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Bismarck

Bismarck ©
Bismarck is the capital of the U.S. On the 27th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum and then get a sense of history and politics at North Dakota State Capitol Building.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bismarck planning app.

Getting from Medora to Bismarck by car takes about 2 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Medora to Bismarck. In September, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bismarck

Museums · Shopping
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North Dakota State Capitol Building ©
North Dakota State Capitol Building
North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum ©