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Mount Rushmore and More Tour - with unbiased reviews

Mount Rushmore and More Tour

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2 adults
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In addition to Mount Rushmore, the Black Hills of South Dakota are home to the Crazy Horse Memorial and the beautiful landscapes of Custer State Park—sight many visitors miss if visiting on their own. Round-trip transportation and included entrance fees make this guided tour a good option for visiting top Black Hills sights in just one day, all with the benefit of a guide to provide insight into local history and culture as you go.
You’ll have 8 starting options
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  • 1
    Crazy Horse Memorial
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Custer State Park
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Iron Mountain Road
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Mount Rushmore National Memorial
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • Black Hills tour with Mount Rushmore National Memorial
  • Go beyond the typical Mount Rushmore tour—see Black Hills sights, too 
  • Bring your camera along for beautiful views of Custer State Park
  • Guide provides insight into regional history and culture
What to Expect
Begin your tour of the Black Hills and Mount Rushmore National Memorial with pickup from your Rapid City or Keystone area hotel. Then, start the 1-hour drive through the Black Hills to Custer State Park. As you drive, your guide tells you fun facts about the area’s history and modern life in the shadows of Mt. Rushmore National Monument. Stop at points of interest along the way, including Crazy Horse Memorial, Iron Mountain Road, and scenic vista points overlooking thick forests and long mountain ranges. At the end of the day, return to your original departure point with a better appreciation of the Black Hills’ beauty.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Rapid City, 1314 N Elk Vale Rd, Rapid City, SD 57703, USA Best Western Ramkota Hotel, 2111 N Lacrosse St, Rapid City, SD 57701, USA Hampton Inn Rapid City, 1720 Rapp St, Rapid City, SD 57701, USA Americas Best Value Inn Rapid City, 620 Howard St, Rapid City, SD 57701, USA Holiday Inn Rapid City-Rushmore Plaza, 505 N 5th St, Rapid City, SD 57701, USA Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton, 523 6th St, Rapid City, SD 57701, USA Comfort Inn & Suites, 915 Fairmont Blvd, Rapid City, SD 57701, USA Borglum Story, 342 Winter St, Keystone, SD 57751, USA
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • ***PLEASE list your lodging in the "Special Requirements", we reply w/meeting location & time
  • Hotel pick-up & drop at 8 Rapid City locations & 1 Keystone location
  • Driver with English live commentary in tour vehicle with 11 to 47 seats (Sprinter Van or Motorcoach)
  • Lunch: Included at Carver's Marketplace at Mount Rushmore (options for all diets)
  • Parking Fees
  • Entry/Admission - Crazy Horse Memorial
  • Entry/Admission - Custer State Park
  • Entry/Admission - Iron Mountain Road
  • Entry/Admission - Mount Rushmore National Memorial
  • Gratuities
  • Snacks or drinks (lunch IS INCLUDED with entree and beverage)
  • Bus to Base at Crazy Horse (this is an elective side option, pay on own)
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum age is 2 years
  • Hotel pickup will commence approximately 30-60 minutes prior to the start time of the tour, see voucher for more details
  • The product is seasonal due to unpredictable weather condition from September to early May
  • Typical elevations are between 3200 ft to 4400 ft.
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • **Please list lodging location~we will respond with closest (9 locations) meeting point.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 38 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: Dakota Tours
Summerville, South Carolina
Mt. Rushmore Tour
It was awesome!! Everyone needs to see it. Bus driver was very knowledgeable regarding surroundings, Mt.
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Loved the tour, well worth the money!
Our driver/tour guide was very knowledgeable and personable. Added many local and historical facts. Scenery was
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San Diego, California
Great Day Tour
This was an all day tour of Mt Rushmore, Crazy Horse, Custer State Park, and surrounding area. We saw a lot,
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Super nice tour to history in just a few hours.
Dave..... Your are awesome, kind and very knowledgeable. All my expectations were covered.Thanks 😊👍🏻
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Dan E
A Lot To See
Bus Tour was a full day. Everything on time. Driver was tour guide and he talked all day long. Which was a good
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well worth it
I took this tour last year with 2 grandsons and this year went with my husband,we both agreed it was well worth
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Chuck C
Tucson, Arizona
Relaxing ride
Great breakfast to start. Rode to Mt. Rushmore, the park, four very narrow tunnels, and the ever on going Crazy
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Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Beautiful tour through the black hills and Mt Rushmore & Crazy Horse!
Bruce was our driver and answered many questions and gave a lot of information as he had grown up in Rapid City!
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Hernando, Florida
Only a few passengers on the coach, the drive Bruce very, very knowledgeable and pleasant. Gave use hints on how
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Beloit, Wisconsin
Beautiful Tour
Thoroughly enjoyed the beautiful trip thru the Black Hills. Our tour guide Wes was a great driver and very
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Key Details
  • Duration: 8h
  • Printed Paper Ticket Required
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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