Highlights / General details
On this tour, you will make your way from your northern-most area, Rapid City, and travel all the way to the southern-most point, Custer State Park, while viewing and exploring the top attractions along the way. As you make your way through the Black Hills, your driver/guide will provide interesting narration, answer questions and provide you with information of what to do and see at your attraction stops.
The Mt. Rushmore & More Tour is exactly that – a full experience of the Black Hills, including a lunch at the Carver’s Café located at Mt. Rushmore. You will discover Crazy Horse Memorial, take in the scenery of Custer State Park with Iron Mountain Road and Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Custer State Park provides visitors with wildlife, pigtail bridges, magnificent Black Hills scenery and tunnels that frame Mt. Rushmore in the distance.
Points of Interest:
Black Hills National Forest;
Mt. Rushmore Walking Trail;
Sculptor’s Studio at Mt. Rushmore;
Indian Museum of America at Crazy Horse;
Native American Indian Educational and Cultural Center at Crazy Horse;
Korczaks Studio and Home at Crazy Horse;
Wildlife of Custer State Park such as buffalo, burros, and more;
Three tight tunnels on Iron Mountain Road w/views of Mt. Rushmore;
Pigtail Bridges on Iron Mountain Road.
Hotel pick-up and drop-off; Lunch – Food-court style café at Mt. Rushmore offers visitors multiple food stations with exhibition kitchens, designed to satisfy every guest; Mt. Rushmore Fees; Crazy Horse Memorial Admission; Custer State Park with Iron Mountain Road Admission; Driver narration and transportation.
Hours of operation
Available daily from May 25 - August 5 and September 1 - 15. Pickup from Rapid City hotels begins at 7:00am, from Keystone at 8:00am. Please be ready at least 15 minutes prior to scheduled pickup times.
Approximately 8 hours.
RAPID CITY PICK-UP POINTS:
(1) Fairfield Inn & Suites, 1314 North Elk Vale Rd
(2) Cambria Inn & Suites, 3333 Outfitters Rd
(3) Best Western Ramkota, 2111 North LaCrosse Street
(4) Hampton Inn, 1720 Rapp Street
(5) America’s Best Value Inn, 620 Howard Street
(6) Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn, 505 North Fifth Street
(7) Alex Johnson, 523 6th Street
(8) Comfort Inn & Suites, 915 Fairmont Boulevard
KEYSTONE PICK-UP POINT:
(9) Borglum Historical Center, 342 Winter Street
Departs from: 1600 E. Saint Patrick Street, Rapid City, SD 57703. Located at Four Seasons Sports/Gray Line of the Black Hills, south side of E. Saint Patrick Street (even numbered address, HOWEVER, located on odd numbered side of the street), located between Ash Avenue & Creek Drive.
If meeting at tour departure location, please arrive by 7:00am.
Carver’s Café offers personal pizzas, juicy pot roast, natural beef or bison burgers, succulent herb-roasted chicken and soothing soups, American buffalo stew and Teddy’s bison chili. Vegetarian choices are always on the menu.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**