6 days in North Dakota Itinerary

6 days in North Dakota Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Miami, Florida
Fly + Drive:  10 h
1
Medora
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Mandan
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Fargo
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: Miami, Florida

2
nights
Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. On the 30th (Wed), look for gifts at 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. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Badlands Overlook, see the interesting displays at North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Painted Canyon Overlook, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of South Unit.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Medora trip planner.

Miami to Medora is an approximately 10- hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Miami to Medora due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Miami in October, expect Medora to be much colder, temps between 58°F and 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Mandan.

Things to do in Medora

Nature Parks 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
Painted Canyon Overlook ©
Painted Canyon Overlook

1
night
Mandan

Mandan ©
Mandan is a city on the eastern border of Morton County and is the eighth-largest city in North Dakota. On the 1st (Fri), contemplate the long history of On-A-Slant Village, then get engrossed in the history at North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum, then ponder the world of politics at North Dakota State Capitol Building, and finally get to know the resident critters at The Dakota Zoo.

To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Mandan itinerary maker.

Drive from Medora to Mandan in 2 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Medora to Mandan is 1 hour. In October in Mandan, expect temperatures between 56°F during the day and 36°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Fargo.

Things to do in Mandan

Shopping Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

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

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 2nd (Sat), examine the collection at Fargo Air Museum, then examine the collection at Roger Maris Museum, then get a new perspective on nature at Red River Zoo, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at West Acres Shopping Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Bonanzaville.

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Drive from Mandan to Fargo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 40°F in November, and nighttime lows around 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Fargo

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Bonanzaville
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Red River Zoo ©
Red River Zoo
Fargo Air Museum ©
Fargo Air Museum
Roger Maris Museum ©
Roger Maris Museum