5 days in Rapid City Itinerary

5 days in Rapid City Itinerary

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5 days in Rapid City Itinerary

Miami
tram + Fly:  9​h 30​min
Rapid City
— 4 nights
Fly + tram:  6​h 30​min
Miami

3
days
Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Downtown Rapid City, Chapel In the Hills, South Dakota Air and Space Museum, and other attractions you added. Change things up with these side-trips from Rapid City: Badlands National Park (Loop Road & Badlands Wall) and Historic Old Town (in Deadwood). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Founding Fathers Black Hills.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Rapid City vacation trip planner.

Miami to Rapid City is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of tram and flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Miami to Rapid City, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Miami in September, expect nights in Rapid City to be cooler, around 9°C, while days are little chillier, around 29°C. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Badlands National Park, Historic Old Town, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Accommodations
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
South Dakota Air and Space Museum
South Dakota Air and Space Museum
Chapel In the Hills
Chapel In the Hills

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