8 days in North Dakota Itinerary

8 days in North Dakota Itinerary

Created using Inspirock North Dakota holiday maker

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

8 days in North Dakota Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Fargo
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Grand Forks
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Jamestown
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Bismarck
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Medora
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Washington DC

1
night
Fargo

Fargo ©
Fargo is the most populous city in the state of North Dakota, accounting for over 15% of the state population. On the 8th (Sat), sample the tasty concoctions at Drekker Brewing Company.

You can plan Fargo trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Washington DC to Fargo is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC to Fargo, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Washington DC in June, things will get slightly colder in Fargo: highs are around 79°F and lows about 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Grand Forks.

Things to do in Fargo

Golf Outdoors Fun & Games
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Edgewood Golf ©
Edgewood Golf
Sts. Anne & Joachim Catholic Church ©
Lindenwood Park ©
Lindenwood Park

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. On the 10th (Mon), look for gifts at Widman's Candy Shop, then take an in-depth tour of Grand Forks County Historical Society Myra Museum, then admire the masterpieces at North Dakota Museum of Art, and finally admire the majestic nature at Turtle River State Park.

To find out how to plan a trip to Grand Forks, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Fargo to Grand Forks by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Grand Forks are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Jamestown.

Things to do in Grand Forks

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

Turtle River State Park
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Turtle River State Park ©
Turtle River State Park
North Dakota Museum of Art ©
North Dakota Museum of Art

1
night
Jamestown

Jamestown ©
Jamestown is a city in Stutsman County, North Dakota, United States. Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Stutsman County Memorial Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint James Basilica, then see the interesting displays at National Buffalo Museum, and finally explore and take pictures at Jamestown Speedway.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Jamestown travel planner .

Traveling by car from Grand Forks to Jamestown takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in June, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Bismarck.

Things to do in Jamestown

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Stutsman County Memorial Museum ©
Stutsman County Memorial Museum
Saint James Basilica ©
Saint James Basilica
National Buffalo Museum ©
National Buffalo Museum

1
night
Bismarck

Bismarck ©
Bismarck is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): tee off at Hawktree Golf Club, then contemplate the long history of Custer House, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Laughing Sun Brewing Co..

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bismarck road trip website .

Drive from Jamestown to Bismarck in 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Medora.

Things to do in Bismarck

Golf Outdoors Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Custer House
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Hawktree Golf Club ©
Hawktree Golf Club
Custer House ©
Custer House
Laughing Sun Brewing Co. ©
Laughing Sun Brewing Co.

3
nights
Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. On the 13th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Chateau de Mores, stop by Prairie Fire Pottery, then explore and take pictures at Petrified Forest Loop, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Painted Canyon Overlook. On the 14th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Harold Schafer Heritage Center, contemplate the long history of Von Hoffman House, then examine the collection at Billings County Court House Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Oxbow Overlook.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Medora online journey planner .

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. In June, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Medora

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trips

Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Prairie Fire Pottery
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Prairie Fire Pottery ©
Prairie Fire Pottery
Oxbow Overlook ©
Oxbow Overlook
Caprock-Coulee Trail ©
Caprock-Coulee Trail

Similar Plans

14 days in North Dakota BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 19 days in North Dakota BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 37 days in North Dakota BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in North Dakota BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in North Dakota BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in North Dakota BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in North Dakota BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 1 day in North Dakota BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans