5 days in North Dakota Itinerary

5 days in North Dakota Itinerary

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5 days in North Dakota Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Fargo
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
2
Medora
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h 45​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. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): let the kids burn off some steam at Lindenwood Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Fargo trip planner .

Washington DC to Fargo is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Washington DC in July, things will get slightly colder in Fargo: highs are around 83°F and lows about 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to drive to Medora.

Things to do in Fargo

Golf Outdoors Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Maple River Winery
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Drekker Brewing Company ©
Drekker Brewing Company
Maple River Winery ©
Maple River Winery
Lindenwood Park ©
Lindenwood Park

3
nights
Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Oxbow Overlook, then explore the striking landscape at Cannonball Concretions Pullout, and then hike along Caprock-Coulee Trail.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Medora trip site .

You can drive from Fargo to Medora in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Fargo in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 55°F in Medora. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Medora

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Cannonball Concretions Pullout, Prairie Fire Pottery
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Theodore Roosevelt National Park ©
Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Oxbow Overlook ©
Oxbow Overlook
Caprock-Coulee Trail ©
Caprock-Coulee Trail

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