5 days in North Dakota Itinerary

5 days in North Dakota Itinerary

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Theodore Roosevelt National Park
— 1 night
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Bismarck
— 2 nights

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Theodore Roosevelt National Park

Theodore Roosevelt National Park ©
Theodore Roosevelt National Park displays Great Plains wildlife such as bison, wild horses, elk, big horn sheep, and prairie dogs in a mixed landscape of expansive prairie and craggy badlands.
On the 11th (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Chateau de Mores State Historic Site, then take some stellar pictures from Badlands Overlook, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Painted Canyon Overlook, and finally get to know the fascinating history of South Unit.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Theodore Roosevelt National Park road trip planning app.

McAllen to Theodore Roosevelt National Park is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from McAllen to Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from McAllen in June; daily highs in Theodore Roosevelt National Park reach 76°F and lows reach 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Bismarck.

Things to do in Theodore Roosevelt National Park

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

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Medora
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Painted Canyon Overlook ©
Painted Canyon Overlook
South Unit ©
South Unit
Theodore Roosevelt National Park ©
Theodore Roosevelt National Park

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Bismarck

Bismarck ©
Bismarck is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): ponder the world of politics at North Dakota State Capitol Building, then take an in-depth tour of North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Dakota Zoo, and finally steep yourself in history at Camp Hancock State Historic Site.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bismarck vacation planner.

Drive from Theodore Roosevelt National Park to Bismarck in 2.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Theodore Roosevelt National Park to Bismarck. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in June, and nighttime lows around 54°F. On the 14th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Bismarck

Shopping · Museums · Parks
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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