4 days in Midwest Itinerary

4 days in Midwest Itinerary

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Cleveland
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Custer
— 2 nights
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Deadwood
— 1 night

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Cleveland

Cleveland ©

Forest City

A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Cleveland trip itinerary planner.

Detroit to Cleveland is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daytime highs in Cleveland are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Custer.

Things to do in Cleveland

Nature · Parks

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Cuyahoga Valley National Park ©
Cuyahoga Valley National Park

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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.
On the 25th (Fri), take in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Black Elk Peak, then surround yourself with nature on Black Hills Helicopters, and finally explore the striking landscape of Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: soar above the sights with Black Hills Balloons, then hike along Little Devil's Tower Trail, and then stroll through Peter Norbeck Scenic Byway.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Custer trip maker app.

You can fly from Cleveland to Custer in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Cleveland to Custer, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Custer when traveling from Cleveland in September, with lows around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can drive to Deadwood.

Things to do in Custer

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

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Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Black Hills Helicopters ©
Black Hills Helicopters
Black Elk Peak ©
Black Elk Peak

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Deadwood

Deadwood ©
Deadwood is a city in South Dakota, United States, and the county seat of Lawrence County. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Adams House, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Mount Moriah Cemetery, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Spearfish Falls.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Deadwood trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Custer to Deadwood takes 1.5 hours. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. September in Deadwood sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 49°F at night. On the 27th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Deadwood

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums · Parks

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Mount Moriah Cemetery ©
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Adams House ©
Adams House
Spearfish Falls ©
Spearfish Falls

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