5 days in North Dakota Itinerary

5 days in North Dakota Itinerary

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5 days in North Dakota Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Fargo
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Grand Forks
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Bismarck
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Newark

2
nights
Fargo

Fargo ©
Fargo is the most populous city in the state of North Dakota, accounting for over 15% of the state population. On the 1st (Tue), admire all the interesting features of Fargodome, see the interesting displays at Fargo Air Museum, and then get all the information you need at Fargo-Moorhead Visitors Center. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Fort Abercrombie.

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Newark to Fargo is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Newark to Fargo, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Newark in April, with highs in Fargo at 56°F and lows at 33°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Grand Forks.

Things to do in Fargo

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Fort Abercrombie State Historic Site
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Visit Fargo-Moorhead ©
Visit Fargo-Moorhead
Fargodome ©
Fargodome
Fargo Air Museum ©
Fargo Air Museum

1
night
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. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): look for gifts at Widman's Candy Shop and then explore and take pictures at Ralph Engelstad Arena.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Grand Forks trip builder site .

You can drive from Fargo to Grand Forks in 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Grand Forks can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. On the 3rd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bismarck.

Things to do in Grand Forks

Shopping
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Widman's Candy Shop ©
Widman's Candy Shop
Ralph Engelstad Arena ©
Ralph Engelstad Arena

1
night
Bismarck

Bismarck ©
Bismarck is the capital of the U.S. On the 4th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Dakota Zoo.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Bismarck online trip builder .

Drive from Grand Forks to Bismarck in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In May, daytime highs in Bismarck are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bismarck

Museums Shopping Parks
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The Dakota Zoo ©
The Dakota Zoo