12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Detroit
Drive:  12​h
1
Omaha
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h
2
Hugo
— 5 nights
Drive:  15​h 45​min
3
Rapid City
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
4
Minot
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 45​min
5
Minneapolis
— 2 nights
Drive:  10​h 15​min
6
Dundee
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
End: Detroit

1
night
Omaha

Omaha ©
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
On the 16th (Fri), take in the views from Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Headquarters, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Henry Doorly Zoo.

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Detroit to Omaha is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Detroit to Omaha, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in August, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Hugo.

Things to do in Omaha

Parks Nightlife Zoos & Aquariums
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Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo
Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge ©
Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge

5
nights
Hugo

Hugo ©
Hugo is a city and county seat of Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States. Explore Hugo's surroundings by going to Talimena State Park (in Talihina), Chuck's Classic Cycles (in Tuskahoma) and Clayton Lake State Park (in Clayton). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at The Endangered Ark Foundation, stroll the grounds of Showman's Rest and Bull Rider's Reprieve, see the interesting displays at Frisco Depot Museum, and admire the majestic nature at Raymond Gary State Park.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Omaha to Hugo. In August, Hugo is a bit warmer than Omaha - with highs of 94°F and lows of 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Rapid City.

Things to do in Hugo

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Antlers, Talimena State Park, Chuck's Classic Cycles, Clayton Lake State Park, Wheelock Academy
Highlights from your plan
The Endangered Ark Foundation ©
The Endangered Ark Foundation
Chuck's Classic Cycles ©
Chuck's Classic Cycles
Frisco Depot Museum ©
Frisco Depot Museum

1
night
Rapid City

Rapid City
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Rapid City day trip website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Hugo to Rapid City. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Hugo in August; daily highs in Rapid City reach 83°F and lows reach 60°F. You will leave for Minot on the 22nd (Thu).

Things to do in Rapid City

Outdoors Parks Tours

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. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): walk around Scandinavian Heritage Park and then see the interesting displays at Dakota Territory Air Museum.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Minot online trip planner .

Drive from Rapid City to Minot in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Rapid City to Minot, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. August in Minot sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 57°F at night. You will leave for Minneapolis on the 23rd (Fri).

Things to do in Minot

Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Scandinavian Heritage Park ©
Scandinavian Heritage Park
Dakota Territory Air Museum ©
Dakota Territory Air Museum

2
nights
Minneapolis

Minneapolis ©
Located on both banks of the Mississippi River, Minneapolis salutes the state's love of the outdoors with numerous lakes, wetlands, creeks, and waterfalls--many connected to one another by a national scenic byway great for sightseeing.
On the 24th (Sat), explore the world behind art at Minneapolis Institute of Art, get curious at The Bakken Museum, then have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game, and finally admire the sheer force of Minnehaha Park.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Minneapolis trip itinerary maker tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Minot to Minneapolis. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Minot in August since evenings lows in Minneapolis dip to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Dundee.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Minneapolis Institute of Art ©
Minneapolis Institute of Art
The Bakken Museum ©
The Bakken Museum
Minnehaha Park ©
Minnehaha Park

1
night
Dundee

Dundee ©
Dundee is a village in Monroe County in the U.S. On the 25th (Sun), indulge your taste buds at Ciolinos, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Indian Creek Zoo, then relax in the rural setting at Bennett's Orchard, and finally look for gifts at Cabela's.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Dundee day trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Minneapolis to Dundee. Traveling from Minneapolis to Dundee, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Dundee

Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trips

Bennett's Orchard, Ciolinos, Indian Creek Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Splash Universe Resort ©
Splash Universe Resort
Indian Creek Zoo ©
Indian Creek Zoo
Bennett's Orchard ©
Bennett's Orchard

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