8 days in North Dakota Itinerary

8 days in North Dakota Itinerary

Created using Inspirock North Dakota visit planner

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Route & dates

Start: Aldie
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10 h
1
Medora
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Minot
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Bismarck
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Jamestown
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Fargo
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  7 h 45 min
End: Aldie

2
nights
Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of South Unit and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Theodore Roosevelt National Park.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Medora trip planner.

Aldie to Medora is an approximately 10-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Aldie in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Medora, with lows of 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Minot.

Things to do in Medora

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

1
night
Minot

Minot ©
Minot is a city in and the county seat of Ward County, North Dakota, United States, in the state's north-central region. Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): get to know the resident critters at Roosevelt Park Zoo, thenstroll around Scandinavian Heritage Park, and then examine the collection at Dakota Territory Air Museum.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Minot trip builder site.

You can drive from Medora to Minot in 3.5 hours. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in July, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Bismarck.

Things to do in Minot

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Scandinavian Heritage Park ©
Scandinavian Heritage Park
Roosevelt Park Zoo ©
Roosevelt Park Zoo
Dakota Territory Air Museum ©
Dakota Territory Air Museum

1
night
Bismarck

Bismarck ©
Bismarck is the capital of the U.S. For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Bismarck road trip planner.

Getting from Minot to Bismarck by car takes about 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Bismarck can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Jamestown.

Things to do in Bismarck

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

1
night
Jamestown

Jamestown ©
Jamestown is a city in Stutsman County, North Dakota, United States. To plan Jamestown vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Bismarck to Jamestown takes 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Fargo.

Things to do in Jamestown

Museums
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National Buffalo Museum ©
National Buffalo Museum
Frontier Village ©
Frontier Village
Stutsman County Memorial Museum ©
Stutsman County Memorial Museum

1
night
Fargo

Fargo ©
Fargo is the most populous city in the state of North Dakota, accounting for over 15% of the state population. Visit Fargo-Moorhead has been added to your itinerary.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Fargo travel route planning site.

Traveling by car from Jamestown to Fargo takes 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Fargo are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fargo

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Red River Zoo ©
Red River Zoo
Visit Fargo-Moorhead ©
Visit Fargo-Moorhead