17 days in Duluth, Billings & Medora Itinerary

17 days in Duluth, Billings & Medora Itinerary

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Duluth
— 5 nights
Shuttle to Minneapolis Airport, Fly to Billings
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Billings
— 6 nights
Fly to Glendive, Drive to Medora
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Medora
— 5 nights
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Duluth — 5 nights

Situated on the westernmost point of the Lake Superior, Duluth represents a booming port city.
Visiting Jay Cooke State Park and Brighton Beach Park will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Park Point and Tom's Historic Logging Camp. There's lots more to do: explore the landscape on two wheels at Willard Munger State Trail, explore and take pictures at W Skyline Pkwy, look for all kinds of wild species at Park Point Nature Trail, and stroll around Lester Park.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Duluth driving holiday planner.

Seattle to Duluth is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Seattle to Duluth due to the time zone difference. In June, Duluth is slightly colder than Seattle - with highs of 65°F and lows of 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Billings.
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Billings — 6 nights

Billings is the largest city in the state of Montana, and is the principal city of the Billings Metropolitan Area with a population of 166,855.Billings is located in the south-eastern portion of the state and is the seat of Yellowstone County, which had a 2015 population of 157,048. Escape the urban bustle at Pompeys Pillar National Monument and The Rimrocks. Bring the kids along to Moss Mansion and ZooMontana. Get out of town with these interesting Billings side-trips: Big Horn County Historical Museum (in Hardin), Custer Battlefield Trading Company (in Crow Agency) and Custer Battlefield Museum (in Garryowen). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at DanWalt Gardens, explore the world behind art at Yellowstone Art Museum, walk around Pioneer Park, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Boot Hill Cemetery.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Billings road trip planning app.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Duluth to Billings in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or fly; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Duluth to Billings due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Duluth in June: highs in Billings hover around 80°F, while lows dip to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Medora.
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Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
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Medora — 5 nights

Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. Get some historical perspective at Painted Canyon Overlook and Von Hoffman House. Bring the kids along to Chateau de Mores State Historic Site and North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame. Explore Medora's surroundings by going to Oxbow Overlook (in Theodore Roosevelt National Park) and Watford City (Little Missouri National Grassland & River Bend Overlook). And it doesn't end there: tee off at Bully Pulpit Golf Course, take a memorable drive along Petrified Forest Loop, take some stellar pictures from Badlands Overlook, and get engrossed in the history at Harold Schafer Heritage Center.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Medora holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Billings to Medora takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of bus and car. June in Medora sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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