8 days in South Dakota & Jamestown Itinerary

8 days in South Dakota & Jamestown Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Sioux Falls
— 1 night
2
Murdo
— Few hours
3
Keystone
— 1 night
4
Rapid City
— 1 night
5
Deadwood
— 2 nights
6
Wall
— Few hours
7
Jamestown
— 2 nights

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night
Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls
Sioux Falls is the largest city in the U.S. To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Sioux Falls attractions planner.

Shakopee to Sioux Falls is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. June in Sioux Falls sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 58°F at night. You'll set off for Murdo on the 22nd (Sat).

Things to do in Sioux Falls

Parks · Museums · Nature

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hours
Murdo

Murdo
Murdo is a city in Jones County, South Dakota, United States. To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Murdo trip builder app.

Drive from Sioux Falls to Murdo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in June, and nighttime lows around 56°F. You'll set off for Keystone on the 22nd (Sat).

Things to do in Murdo

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

1
night
Keystone

Keystone ©
Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
You've now added Red Garter Saloon to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Rushmore National Memorial and then join in the after-dark buzz at Red Garter Saloon.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Keystone itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Murdo to Keystone takes 2.5 hours. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Murdo in June: high temperatures in Keystone hover around 73°F and lows are around 48°F. On the 23rd (Sun), you're off to Rapid City.

Things to do in Keystone

Nightlife · Fun & Games · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Red Garter Saloon ©
Red Garter Saloon

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night
Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Cosmos Mystery Area as well as Lost Cabin Beer Co.. On the 23rd (Sun), get your game on at Cosmos Mystery Area and then sample the tasty concoctions at Lost Cabin Beer Co..

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Rapid City trip builder site.

Rapid City is very close to Keystone. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Keystone in June since evenings lows in Rapid City dip to 57°F. You'll set off for Deadwood on the 24th (Mon).

Things to do in Rapid City

Breweries & Distilleries · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Lost Cabin Beer Co. ©
Lost Cabin Beer Co.
Cosmos Mystery Area ©
Cosmos Mystery Area

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nights
Deadwood

Deadwood
Deadwood is a city in South Dakota, United States, and the county seat of Lawrence County. On the 24th (Mon), get to know the fascinating history of Historic Old Town.

Start your trip to Deadwood by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Rapid City to Deadwood in an hour. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Rapid City in June, plan for little chillier nights in Deadwood, with lows around 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Wall.

Things to do in Deadwood

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway
Highlights from your plan
Historic Old Town
Historic Old Town
Chubby Chipmunk Hand-Dipped Chocolates ©
Chubby Chipmunk Hand-Dipped Chocolates

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hours
Wall

Wall ©
Wall is a town in Pennington County, South Dakota, United States. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Yellow Mounds Overlook, explore the striking landscape at White River Valley Overlook, and then explore the striking landscape at Big Badlands Overlook.

To plan Wall vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can drive from Deadwood to Wall in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Deadwood in June: highs in Wall hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Jamestown.

Things to do in Wall

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Badlands National Park
Highlights from your plan
Yellow Mounds Overlook ©
Yellow Mounds Overlook
Big Badlands Overlook ©
Big Badlands Overlook
White River Valley Overlook ©
White River Valley Overlook

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nights
Jamestown

Jamestown
Jamestown is a city in Stutsman County, North Dakota, United States. For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Jamestown day trip website.

You can drive from Wall to Jamestown in 6 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Wall to Jamestown due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Wall in June, expect nights in Jamestown to be about the same, around 55°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 77°F. On the 28th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Jamestown

Museums · Historic Sites

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