8 days in Rapid City Itinerary

8 days in Rapid City Itinerary

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Rapid City

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South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
You've now added Chapel in the Hills to your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Rapid City side-trips: Devils Tower National Monument (in Devils Tower), Badlands National Park (Pinnacles Overlook, Big Badlands Overlook, & more) and Custer (Sylvan Lake, Iron Mountain Road, & more). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Downtown Rapid City, explore the striking landscape of Badlands National Park, explore the stunning scenery at Canyon Lake Park, and meet the residents at Reptile Gardens.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Rapid City tour itinerary maker .

In March in Rapid City, expect temperatures between 50°F during the day and 27°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Badlands National Park, Custer, Devils Tower National Monument, Badlands National Park, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
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Chapel in the Hills ©
Chapel in the Hills
Devils Tower National Monument ©
Devils Tower National Monument
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial

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