4 days in Edgewater, South Dakota & San Jose Itinerary

4 days in Edgewater, South Dakota & San Jose Itinerary

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Edgewater
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Drive to La Guardia Airport, Fly to Rapid City Regional Airport, Drive to Keystone
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Keystone
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San Jose
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Edgewater

— 1 day
Edgewater is a borough located along the Hudson River in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Untermyer Gardens and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Center for the Urban River at Beczak.

For reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Edgewater itinerary planning website.

Newark to Edgewater is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In October, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Edgewater

Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Keystone

— 1 night

Home Of Mount Rushmore

Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Mount Rushmore National Memorial, then immerse yourself in nature at Custer State Park, and then cruise along Iron Mountain Road.

Before you visit Keystone, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Edgewater to Keystone. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. When traveling from Edgewater in October, plan for little chillier days and cooler nights in Keystone: temperatures range from 57°F by day to 34°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can fly to San Jose.

Things to do in Keystone

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

San Jose

— 2 nights

Capital of Silicon Valley

The metropolitan center of Silicon Valley, San Jose considers itself a global city.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Oakland California Temple and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our San Jose trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Keystone to San Jose takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Keystone to San Jose, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Keystone in October, with highs in San Jose at 77°F and lows at 54°F. On the 12th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in San Jose

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

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.