Mount Rushmore & Black Hills Tour
11750 Sturgis Road Summerset, SD 57709
The Mount Rushmore & Black Hills Motorcoach Tour is an 8-hour guided sightseeing of the Black Hills of Dakota. You'll see Mount Rushmore , Crazy Horse Memorial, Custer State Park, as well as other beautiful sights along the way for a great introduction into . Your guide will be there to give you insight on every stop along your trip and to answer any questions that you may have. Lunch and hotel pickup are included, so you don't have to worry about dealing with and/or packing a meal.
After being picked up by the comfortable, air-conditioned motor coach, your first stop on your road trip itinerary is a unique : Crazy Horse Memorial. It's the world's largest ranging over 564 and has been in development that memorizes and the many tribes from the , most notably the tribe. The includes gate admission into the memorial and you'll be able to see the sculptor studio and home of Korczak, the Indian Museum, and Indian Educational and Cultural Center. There is also an informative video that you'll be able to watch to learn the of Crazy Horse and its historic significance to the world today. You'll also be able to purchase artifacts at the gift shop! The memorial is still under , so you can witness where the is at as of now and see the completing the memorial. You will have an hour and a half to explore the property before being transported to your next stop, one of the greatest attractions in the : Custer State Park.
Custer State Park
As you ride your way through the Dakota Black Hills on this discovery excursion, you'll see beautiful mountain scenery and your guide will point out various landmarks. Here, you're able to enjoy views of Mount Rushmore ! You may also see wildlife such as buffalos and burros and can learn about the beautiful park by talking with the local . You're invited to get out of the motor coach and explore at the stops along the way! You'll drive along Iron Mountain Road on this bus and go through the tunnels and over the stacked loops of wooden bridges known as the pigtails. This scenic travel adventure will last an hour and forty-five minutes.
After the bus climbs the seventeen miles up the mountain, you will be at your final stop: . Here at the , you will have dinner at Carver's Marketplace. You will be able to choose from multiple food stations that offer beef or bison burgers, lemon pepper chicken, salads, tilapia, soups, and more. They also have gluten free, vegetarian, and vegan options. Then, explore the breathtaking Memorial showing four of the most prominent of the first 150 of the United States: Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Teddy Roosevelt, and Jefferson. Each head on the ranges about 60 and allows for a stunning sight to see. Walk along the avenue of flags as it leads up to the , the 's Studio, explore the , and take photos in front of the . Be sure to the gift shop as well that includes tons of souvenirs including shirts, mugs, and media about the that this spectacular . You will have two hours here before heading back to your hotel in Rapid City or the historical center in Keystone.
Frequently Asked Questions for Mount Rushmore & Black Hills Tour:
- What is included in the admission price?
The price includes transportation and tour, gate admission into Crazy Horse & Custer State park, lunch, and the parking fee at Mount Rushmore.
- What methods of transportation does the Mount Rushmore & Black Hills Tour use?
This tour uses an air-conditioned motor coach.
- Is there any walking involved?
The amount of walking will depend on how much exploring you do.
- Approximately how long does the Mount Rushmore & Black Hills Tour last?
The entire experience lasts about 8 hours.
- For what ages is the tour appropriate?
It is appropriate for all ages.
- What type of dress & footwear are recommended?
Wear comfortable clothes and walking shoes.
- Where does the Mount Rushmore & Black Hills Tour depart from?
Hotel pick up and drop off is included.
- Is photography / video recording allowed on the Mount Rushmore & Black Hills Tour?
Of course! Don't forget your camera.
- Are any meals included?
Yes; lunch is included.
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