5 days in North Dakota Itinerary

5 days in North Dakota Itinerary

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5 days in North Dakota Itinerary

Start: Houston
Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
Bismarck
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Medora
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Houston

2
nights
Bismarck

Bismarck ©
Bismarck is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum, then steep yourself in history at On-A-Slant Village, then let the kids burn off some steam at Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park, and finally appreciate the history behind Buffalo Statue. On the 7th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: ponder the world of politics at North Dakota State Capitol Building, then let the kids burn off some steam at Universal Playground/ Eagles Park, then see the interesting displays at North Dakota State Railroad Museum, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Laughing Sun Brewing Co..

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Bismarck trip itinerary planning tool .

Houston to Bismarck is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. When traveling from Houston in August, plan for slightly colder days in Bismarck, with highs around 82°F, while nights are cooler with lows around 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Medora.

Things to do in Bismarck

Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Mandan
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2
nights
Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Prairie Fire Pottery, take an in-depth tour of Chateau de Mores, and then steep yourself in history at Von Hoffman House.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Medora trip builder website .

Traveling by car from Bismarck to Medora takes 2 hours. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Bismarck in August, Medora is little chillier at night with lows of 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Medora

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Prairie Fire Pottery
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Theodore Roosevelt National Park ©
Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Chateau de Mores State Historic Site ©
Von Hoffman House ©
Von Hoffman House

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