4 days in Southeast South Dakota Region Itinerary

4 days in Southeast South Dakota Region Itinerary

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Rapid City
— 1 night
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Chamberlain
— 1 night
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Sioux Falls
— 1 night

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Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): do a tasting at Firehouse Wine Cellars, thenshop like a local with Prairie Edge Trading Co. & Galleries, and then visit Downtown Rapid City. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): get a taste of the local shopping with Suzie Cappa Art Center, thenadmire the striking features of Chapel in the Hills, thenlearn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Reptile Gardens, and finally identify plant and animal life at Bear Country USA.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Rapid City holiday builder tool.

Minneapolis to Rapid City is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Minneapolis to Rapid City. In September, daytime highs in Rapid City are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Chamberlain.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks Wildlife Shopping
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Bear Country USA ©
Bear Country USA
Downtown Rapid City ©
Downtown Rapid City
Reptile Gardens ©
Reptile Gardens

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Chamberlain

Chamberlain ©
Chamberlain is a city in Brule County, South Dakota, United States. On the 8th (Tue), get outside with Allen's Hillside Guide Service - Day Adventures, take an in-depth tour of Akta Lakota Museum, thentake an in-depth tour of South Dakota Hall of Fame, thenappreciate the history behind Dignity, and finally hunt for treasures at Old West Trading Post.

For where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Chamberlain trip planner.

Drive from Rapid City to Chamberlain in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Rapid City to Chamberlain. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Sioux Falls.

Things to do in Chamberlain

Outdoors Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Old West Trading Post
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Dignity ©
Dignity
Akta Lakota Museum ©
Akta Lakota Museum
South Dakota Hall of Fame ©
South Dakota Hall of Fame

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Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls ©
Sioux Falls is the largest city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Joseph Cathedral, have fun and explore at Stockyards Ag Experience, thenstroll around Falls Park, and finally hike along Sioux Falls Bike Trails.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Sioux Falls road trip website.

You can drive from Chamberlain to Sioux Falls in 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Sioux Falls can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sioux Falls

Parks Historic Sites Trails
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Falls Park ©
Falls Park
St. Joseph Cathedral ©
St. Joseph Cathedral
Stockyards Ag Experience ©
Stockyards Ag Experience