9 days in South Dakota Itinerary

9 days in South Dakota Itinerary

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Sioux Falls
— 1 night
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Wall
— 2 nights
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Deadwood
— 1 night
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Keystone
— 4 nights

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Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls ©
Sioux Falls is the largest city in the U.S. On the 14th (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at SculptureWalk & The Arc of Dreams Sioux Falls.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Sioux Falls road trip app.

Lubbock to Sioux Falls is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Lubbock in July, things will get little chillier in Sioux Falls: highs are around 83°F and lows about 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Wall.

Things to do in Sioux Falls

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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Falls Park ©
Falls Park
St. Joseph Cathedral ©
St. Joseph Cathedral
SculptureWalk & The Arc of Dreams Sioux Falls ©

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Wall

Wall ©
Wall is a town in Pennington County, South Dakota, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Big Badlands Overlook, brush up on your military savvy at Delta-09 Missile Silo, then cruise along Loop Road, then explore the striking landscape at Badlands Wall, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Wall Drug. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Badlands National Park.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Wall trip maker app.

You can drive from Sioux Falls to Wall in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Sioux Falls to Wall. Traveling from Sioux Falls in July, expect nights in Wall to be about the same, around 60°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 91°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Deadwood.

Things to do in Wall

Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Badlands National Park, Badlands National Park
Highlights from your plan
Loop Road ©
Loop Road
Wall Drug ©
Wall Drug
Badlands National Park ©
Badlands National Park

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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 18th (Thu): shop like a local with Scott Jacobs Studio, explore the different monuments and memorials at Mount Moriah Cemetery, contemplate the long history of Adams House, then cruise along Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway, and finally get engrossed in the history at D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Deadwood day trip planning tool.

Getting from Wall to Deadwood by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Wall to Deadwood. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Wall in July: highs in Deadwood hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Keystone.

Things to do in Deadwood

Scenic Drive · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Spearfish
Highlights from your plan
D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery ©
Mount Moriah Cemetery ©
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Adams House ©
Adams House

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Keystone

Keystone ©
Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Change things up with these side-trips from Keystone: Crazy Horse Memorial (in Crazy Horse), Mammoth Site of Hot Springs (in Hot Springs) and Custer (Wildlife Loop Road, Custer State Park, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, get great views at Breezy Point Picnic Area, do a tasting at Prairie Berry Winery, and stop by Insideout.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Keystone tour itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Deadwood to Keystone in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Deadwood to Keystone, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Deadwood in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Keystone, with lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Keystone

Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Custer, Hill City, Crazy Horse Memorial, Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
Highlights from your plan
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Custer State Park ©
Custer State Park
Crazy Horse Memorial ©
Crazy Horse Memorial

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