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Mt Rushmore & the Black Hills 9 Hour Sightseeing Tour, with two meals and music show! Leave the driving to us and join the most popular sightseeing tour package in the Black Hills. Tours available from mid May through mid October.
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Reviewed October 1, 2012

We had limited time in the Rapid City area and after reading the reviews on Tripadvisor, I made reservations for this tour. We had evening plans so skipped the dinner and show. We had a wonderful day in every way. Lucky enough to have Matt...More

Date of experience: September 2012
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Reviewed September 20, 2012

I do not know how this could have been a better experience. We did not have the whole breakfast/dinner so cannot grade that but the scenic bus tour with these folks is the best way for an introduction to all the Black Hills sites. Our...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2012

We reserved our guided tour for August 31, 2012. Our tour included a “cowboy pancake” breakfast and a “Chuckwagon” supper and show! The bus tour began after breakfast at Fort Hayes and lasted around nine hours. Our driver, Ken, was very personable, and talked continually...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed September 11, 2012

We signed up for the tour which was absolutely worth ever penny. Visited Mt Rushmore, the Needles Highway, Crazy Horse, Custer State park, Sylvan Lake. We couldn't have asked for a better bus driver (tour guide) Dan was just the greatest, so knowledgeable, helpful, we...More

Date of experience: September 2012
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Reviewed September 11, 2012

I read the mixed reviews before we went. I disagree with all negative comments made. The breakfast was great. I had fluffy pancakes and sausage. The dinner was great and so well organized. The driver was informative and took all the curves, hills and tunnels...More

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank Dorrie1949
Reviewed September 8, 2012

We were very well pleased with our tour. There was alot to see which included Mt Rushmore, Black Hills, Custer State Park, Needles Highway, Crazy Horse and much more. Our driver/guide was very knowledgeable and made our tour a wonderful experience. The morning started off...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed September 3, 2012

We arrived at Ft. Hays at 7:20 a.m. to get our tickets for the breakfast that we knew started at 7:30. The terrible breakfast of tasteless pancakes, very greasy and tasteless sausage,and hard biscuits with horrible gravy. We should have eaten at the hotel before...More

Date of experience: September 2012
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Reviewed August 31, 2012

This tour started with breakfast at the Ft Hays location in Rapid City, SD. Following breakfast we boarded a bus with a driver tour director. During the day we covered Mount Rushmore, Custer State Park and Crazy Horse Monument all within the Black Hills. The...More

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank NormanP862
Reviewed August 28, 2012

The 9 hour day flew by. We took this tour so that we would have a commentary about what the area was all about. Our driver was Matt and he did his job very well. Even though you knew he has done it many times...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed August 19, 2012

This was a great tour but I would recommend skipping breakfast it was pretty gross tastless pancakes, burnt sausage and biscuits with gravy, no healthy choices save your money and eat at home. Either way we didn't go there for the food we came for...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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Dileep S
August 12, 2018|
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Response from bsabis | Reviewed this property |
Why don't you call Mount Rushmore tours and see if you can hire one of their drivers? The Needles Highway has some very small tunnels to go through. An experienced driver would be a good idea.
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Peggylib
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
I can't be sure but I doubt it. However, the people were very accommodating so it is worth calling them to ask.
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