13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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13 days in United States Itinerary

Chicago
Drive:  5​h 45​min
Waterloo
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
Sioux Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Badlands National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
Custer
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h
Sioux Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
Prairie du Sac
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Chicago
— 4 nights
Chicago

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Waterloo

Waterloo
Waterloo is a city in Southern Ontario, Canada. To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Waterloo tour itinerary planner.

Chicago to Waterloo is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Chicago in August since evenings lows in Waterloo dip to 18°C. You'll set off for Sioux Falls on the 5th (Sun).

Things to do in Waterloo

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Museums

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Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls
Sioux Falls is the largest city in the U.S. To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Sioux Falls planning tool .

Getting from Waterloo to Sioux Falls by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly. August in Sioux Falls sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. You'll set off for Badlands National Park on the 6th (Mon).

Things to do in Sioux Falls

#Parks, #Museums, #Outdoors

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Badlands National Park

Badlands National Park
Although Badlands National Park's name might not be the most inviting, its landscape of pinnacles, eroded buttes, spires, and an expansive, pristine mixed-grass prairie remain enticing.
For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Badlands National Park trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from Pierre to Badlands National Park takes 2.5 hours. You will leave for Keystone on the 7th (Tue).

Things to do in Badlands National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

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Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Stockade Lake, then stop by Custer County Candy Company, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Legion Lake.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Custer trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Badlands National Park to Custer in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Badlands National Park to Custer is minus 1 hour. In August, daily temperatures in Custer can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Pierre.

Things to do in Custer

#Parks, #Nature, #Shopping
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Legion Lake ©
Legion Lake
Custer County Candy Company ©
Custer County Candy Company

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Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls
To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Sioux Falls itinerary site .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Keystone to Sioux Falls in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. On the 10th (Fri), you'll travel to Prairie du Sac.

Things to do in Sioux Falls

#Parks, #Museums, #Outdoors

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Prairie du Sac

Prairie du Sac ©
Prairie du Sac is a village in Sauk County, Wisconsin, United States. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Mousehouse Cheesehaus, look for gifts at Ehlenbach's Cheese Chalet, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Baraboo Riverwalk.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Prairie du Sac itinerary builder website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sioux Falls to Prairie du Sac. August in Prairie du Sac sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Prairie du Sac

#Trails, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Mousehouse Cheesehaus, Dickeyville Grotto, National Historic Cheesemaking Center, Baraboo Riverwalk, Ehlenbach's Cheese Chalet
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Baraboo Riverwalk ©
Baraboo Riverwalk
Dickeyville Grotto ©
Dickeyville Grotto
Mousehouse Cheesehaus ©
Mousehouse Cheesehaus

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Visit Basilica of the Sacred Heart and Chicago Riverwalk for their historical value. Let the collections at Studebaker National Museum and Chicago Cultural Center capture your imagination. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chicago: Silver Beach County Park (in Saint Joseph), Grotto of Our Lady Lourdes (in South Bend) and Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets (in Michigan City). There's more to do: stop by Adagio Teas.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Chicago trip planner .

You can drive from Prairie du Sac to Chicago in 3 hours. Traveling from Prairie du Sac in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Chicago, with lows around 22°C. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Chicago

#Historic Sites, #Shopping, #Parks

Side Trips

South Bend, Silver Beach County Park, Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets
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Silver Beach County Park ©
Silver Beach County Park
Basilica of the Sacred Heart ©
Basilica of the Sacred Heart
Studebaker National Museum ©
Studebaker National Museum

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