3 days in Yankton Itinerary

3 days in Yankton Itinerary

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Yankton

— 2 nights
Yankton is a city in, and the county seat of, Yankton County, South Dakota, United States. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Meridian Highway Bridge, trek along Lewis and Clark Recreation Area, then examine the collection at National Music Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Spirit Mound.

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Omaha to Yankton is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in September, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yankton

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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South Dakota travel guide

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National Parks · Scenic Drive · Monuments
The State of Great Faces and Great Places
Famous for the cliffside monuments of Mount Rushmore and the Crazy Horse memorial, South Dakota is a land of Old West history, American Indian culture, and impressive natural wonders. Get to know the state's diverse and breathtaking landscape with a trip through Custer National Park, with a herd of 1,300 free-roaming bison, or by traversing the dramatic peaks of Badlands National Park near the Black Hills. Allow time in your itinerary to visit the state's largest city, Sioux Falls, for shopping, dining, and entertainment options, as well as a number of museums and historical attractions.