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Spotlight on South Dakota
The Black Hills & The Badlands

Friday, September 8th, through Thursday, September 14th, 2017 Printer Friendly Version Of This Page

Mount Rushmore

Crazy Horse Memorial

Black Hills Gold

Needles Highway

Custer State Park

Pine Ridge

Badlands National Park

Wall Drug



For a detailed brochure go to: https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/729917


Book now and save $50.00 per person


Single: $3,105.00
Twin: $2,555.00
Triple: $2,525.00

Package Price Includes:

Sep 08, 2017: Rapid City, South Dakota - Tour Begins

Welcome to Rapid City, gateway to some of America's most intriguing and beautiful locations. Tonight, gather for dinner and experience the true West as a local Native American joins you to share stories of the Lakota and Sioux tribes' way of life...past and present.  Included Meals Dinner

Day 2  Sep 09, 2017: Rapid City - Keystone - Rapid City

Arrive at Mount Rushmore, whose epic figures carved in stone represent the first 150 years of American history. Stroll along the Presidential Trail, providing the closest access to the iconic sculpture. Visit the Crazy Horse Memorial and learn the story behind the world's largest mountain sculpture still in progress. The memorial includes the Indian Museum of North America, the Native American Cultural Center, the sculptor's studio, and an orientation center and theaters. Many Native American artists and craftspeople create their works at the memorial and welcome the chance to share how their culture influences their art.  Included Meals  Breakfast

Day 3  Sep 10, 2017: Rapid City - Custer - Rapid City

Learn about Black Hills gold on a tour through Riddle's Black Hills Gold and Diamond Factory. Here you'll see skilled artisans handcraft South Dakota's official state jewelry with time to purchase some of the best handcrafted items in South Dakota. Next, travel through 14 miles of magnificent rock formations on the fascinating Needles Highway. Its curving rock tunnels and steep rock spires provide a breathtaking backdrop. Later, drive through Custer State Park where a band of bighorn sheep, a herd of majestic elk, or buffalo may be seen.  Included Meals  Breakfast  Dinner

Day 4 Sep 11, 2017: Rapid City - Hot Springs - Rapid City

Set out for Hot Springs to see the Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary. Enjoy a guided tour through part of this endless prairie of 11,000 acres where over 400 wild horses run free. This is how America appeared 300 years ago. You'll also see Indian petroglyphs over 10,000 years old, a prairie dog town, an authentic Native American Sun Dance site, and the movie set from the classic, Crazy Horse. Continue on to Prairie Edge, a Plains Indian store and museum filled with native art and handmade crafts & jewelry. This work remains faithful to the Plains Indian spirit and tradition.  Included Meals  Breakfast

Day 5   Sep 12, 2017: Rapid City - Badlands - Wall - Rapid City

Today, explore larger-than-life Badlands National Park. Upon arrival, make a stop at the visitor center. Set the stage for your adventure with its informative exhibits, displays and video introducing you to this area. The Badlands Loop Road is a marvel of vibrant colors and rock formations created by mineral deposits. Next, enjoy a stop at Wall Drug, an authentic store from 1936, where there is time for lunch and browsing. The afternoon is yours. Venture out on your own or relax at your hotel. As always, your Tour Manager will be available to offer expert suggestions on what the area offers.  Included Meals  Breakfast

Day 6  Sep 13, 2017: Rapid City - Deadwood - Spearfish - Rapid City

This morning you travel to Deadwood, a rollicking western town and National Historic Landmark. Perhaps you'll fulfill a childhood dream of living in the Old West. Faithful recreations of turn-of-the-century streetlamps light the way through accurately restored architecture. Upon arrival, a local guide introduces you to the history of the city including a visit to Mount Moriah Cemetery. You'll also make a stop at Kevin Costner's Tatanka: Story of the Bison. This interpretive center features large, awe-inspiring sculptures depicting the relationship of bison and the Lakota Native Americans. Then, enjoy some time to ramble through Deadwood where gold, gambling and gunpowder were once the order of the day. Enjoy dinner at a favorite local restaurant in the historic city of Spearfish.  Included Meals  Breakfast  Dinner

Day 7  Sep 14, 2017: Rapid City - Tour Ends

Your tour comes to a close today.  Included Meals  Breakfast

Know Before You Go:

* For bookings made after 3/8/2017 call for rates.

* Included in Price: Round Trip Air from Monroe Cty Airport, Air Taxes and Fees/Surcharges, Hotel Transfers, Gratuities for Tour Manager and Bus Driver

* Not Included in Price: Cancellation Waiver and Insurance of $240 per person

* All Rates are Per Person and are subject to change based on air inclusive package from ROC


Worry-Free Cancellation

Our industry-leading cancellation waiver offers travellers a full cash refund for the price of the tour, right up to the day prior to departure, minus the small cost of the waiver. Travel worry-free knowing if anything changes, you're protected.

Plus, you're covered on tour.

Our cancellation waiver and insurance plan covers you on tour. If you have to stop your trip or return home early, need medical assistance or evacuation, suffer a baggage loss or delay; or are delayed on tour for 12 hours or more, you're covered.

Cancellation Waiver and Insurance is just $240 per person.


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