Mt. Rushmore & More Tour by Bus from Rapid City

Mt. Rushmore & More Tour by Bus from Rapid City

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 the various stops.

The Mt. Rushmore & More Tour is a full experience of the Black Hills, including lunch at the Carver’s Café located at Mt. Rushmore. You will discover Mt. Rushmore National Memorial, Crazy Horse Memorial and take in the scenery of Custer State Park with Iron Mountain Road. Custer State Park provides visitors with wildlife, pigtail bridges, magnificent Black Hills scenery and tunnels that frame Mt. Rushmore in the distance.

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8 hours


7:00 am daily (Late May to Mid September)
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  • Lunch at Carver’s Café
  • Mt. Rushmore Fees
  • Crazy Horse Memorial Admission
  • Custer State Park with Iron Mountain Road Admission
  • Driver narration and transportation


  • 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
  • Harney Peak
  • 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

Special Schedule Details

This tour will not operate on the following dates:

  • August 6-14

The bus is not wheelchair accessible. This tour includes free hotel pick-up from selected locations in Rapid City and Keystone. Pick-up times are between 7:20 am and 8:30 am (depending on location). Admission fees are included.

Pickup Locations

Pickup Locations

Please Note: We do not pick up from any hotels that are not on this list and pick-up times are subject to change without notice, so ALWAYS call the tour operator at least one day prior to the tour to confirm the pickup time and location.
Hotel Name Address Pickup Time(s) Pickup Notes
Alex Johnson 523 6th Street, Rapid City, SD 7:15-7:25am
America's Best Value Inn 620 Howard Street, Rapid City, SD 7:00-7:15am
Best Western Ramkota 2111 North LaCrosse Street, Rapid City, SD 7:00-7:15am
Borglum Historical Center 342 Winter Street, Keystone, SD 7:55-8:15am
Cambria Inn & Suites 3333 Outfitters Road, Rapid City, SD 6:50-7:00am
Comfort Inn & Suites 915 Fairmont Boulevard, Rapid City, SD 7:20-7:35am
Fairfield Inn & Suites 1314 North Elk Vale Road, Rapid City, SD 6:50-7:00am
Hampton Inn 1720 Rapp Street, Rapid City, SD 7:00-7:15am
Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn 505 North Fifth Street, Rapid City, SD 7:15-7:25am

Cancellation Policy

There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change policy

If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

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  • Grand Legends Tour by Bus from Rapid City
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  • Enjoy a tour to the Crazy Horse Memorial and a Mount Rushmore sightseeing bus tour from Rapid City in the Black Hills of South Dakotah. Reserve bus tours and tickets online and save or call us toll free at 888-315-7913 for reservations.
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