6 days in North Dakota Itinerary

6 days in North Dakota Itinerary

Created using Inspirock North Dakota Trip Planner

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Bismarck
— 1 night
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Medora
— 2 nights
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Grand Forks
— 1 night

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Bismarck

Bismarck ©
Bismarck is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): get a sense of history and politics at North Dakota State Capitol Building and then get engrossed in the history at North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum. On the next day, meet the residents at The Dakota Zoo, enjoy some diversion at Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park, and then contemplate the long history of On-A-Slant Village.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Bismarck sightseeing planner.

New York City to Bismarck is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Bismarck due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New York City in November, plan for little chillier days and much colder nights in Bismarck: temperatures range from 43°F by day to 19°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Medora.

Things to do in Bismarck

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games · Zoos & Aquariums

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

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Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. On the 8th (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Painted Canyon Overlook and then explore the striking landscape of South Unit.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Medora trip site.

Traveling by car from Bismarck to Medora takes 2 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Bismarck to Medora due to the time zone difference. November in Medora sees daily highs of 41°F and lows of 19°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Grand Forks.

Things to do in Medora

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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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 10th (Thu), stop by Widman's Candy Shop, gain insight at University of North Dakota, and then catch a live event at Ralph Engelstad Arena.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Forks travel planning website.

Traveling by car from Medora to Grand Forks takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Medora to Grand Forks due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 38°F in November, and nighttime lows around 19°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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
University of North Dakota ©
University of North Dakota