SOUTH DAKOTA QUICK ESCAPE

Spend four days exploring South Dakota’s gems. 

This sample itinerary hits the highlights of South Dakota. Every itinerary can be completely customized for your group. We can help you book accommodations, or help you with a self-guided itinerary. 

Day 1: Arrive in Rapid City, SD. After settling into your hotel, you’ll meet your guide for a tour of Mount Rushmore. Afterward, take a scenic drive around Custer State Park. 

Day 2: The rugged beauty of the Badlands draws visitors from around the world. Striking geologic deposits contain one
of the world’s richest fossil beds. Today, you’ll meet your guide for a private tour of the park, with plenty of time for hikes along the way.

Day 3: Wind Cave National Park is one of the longest and most complex caves in the world and it is home to formations rarely found elsewhere. Above, bison, elk, and other wildlife roam the prairie grasslands. Arrive early to take a ranger-led tour in the cave! In the evening, you’ll visit Crazy Horse Memorial. 

Day 4: Although it’s your final day in South Dakota, there’s still time for adventure! We recommend a scenic loop of Custer State Park, including the Iron Mountain Road and the Needles Highway. Then, it’s time to say goodbye to South Dakota as you head on your way!