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Rapid City Vacations

Rapid City--or simply Rapid-- is situated in the stunning Black Hills and Badlands region of South Dakota, and it delights with its pleasant mix of natural attractions, entertainment activities, and charming atmosphere. Learn about local history at the Journey Museum, tour the unique Dinosaur Park, or shop until closing time; such diverse options ensures every traveler has a blast. Get ready to dig into the scene with Rapid City vacation packages; it's time to see some presidents and visit outstanding water parks.

Major Attractions

Mount Rushmore National Memorial stands as the area's premier attraction, and most Rapid City hotels will offer you a way to get there. Storybook Island brings all those famous children's stories to life, and Art Alley is truly imaginative. You could also take a trip to Reptile Gardens or Bear County USA, the place to greet black bears. The South Dakota Air and Space Museum features engaging exhibits as well, while hiking is quite popular in the surrounding wilderness. Downtown Rapid City boasts everything you could want in a town, since you can buy Native American crafts, enjoy the fabulous dining scene, and taste local craft beer and wine. As you look for Rapid City hotel packages, try to put yourself near such attractions.

Festivals and Events

Those booking Rapid City vacations should take note of events to enjoy. The Central States Fair in August features everything from rodeo to a parade, while music lovers shouldn't miss Deadwood Jam in September. Additionally, the Great Downtown Pumpkin Festival in September always attracts a huge crowd, and the Made in South Dakota in October is great for locally made products.

Rapid City is a premier destination, so start planning early. You can save up to $537 on Travelocity by bundling a hotel and flight together. Also, you can look for a car rental in Rapid City on Travelocity to tour with ease.

Frequently asked questions

How much are vacation packages to Rapid City?
With a Travelocity vacation package, you can be living it up in Rapid City from just $1,097. Activities, flights and hotels — we’ve got it all. You’ll save a bunch just by combining your bookings together. With everything taken care of before leaving, you can sit back, relax and enjoy the adventure.
How long should my Rapid City vacation be?
Around 2 nights is the average time frame travelers vacation in Rapid City. But the perfect trip length depends on how many cherished memories you want to make. Why not stay a few extra days and discover some of the lesser-known sights?
Where can I get the best vacation package deals for Rapid City?
Book your dream vacation with Travelocity. With access to 400 airline partners and a whopping 665,000 worldwide properties, finding the best Rapid City package deal couldn’t be simpler.
Why should I book my Rapid City vacation package via Travelocity?
We make traveling the world easy. Whether you’re searching for a new destination to explore or want to ensure you get the best price on offer, we’ve got you covered. Our 24/7 customer care, excellent service and Price Match Guarantee mean you can book with confidence.
Will I save money on my Rapid City car rental if I bundle it with hotels and flights?
Combining your bookings into a Rapid City vacation package will save you some serious money. Bundle a car and flight; a flight, car and hotel; or a hotel and car. There’s no better way to explore the greater Rapid City region than with your own ride. You can also add tours and experiences to your Travelocity package.
What is the best time of year to go to Rapid City?
If you really want to wander wisely, April is an excellent time to do it. That’s when hotel rates are at their most affordable. By way of comparison, prices skyrocket in March. July, August, June are the most popular times to stay in Rapid City, so expect long lines for famous attractions. Rather travel outside high season? You’ll find sparser crowds in January, December, November.
Which airport is best for Rapid City?
Rapid City, SD (RAP-Rapid City Regional) is 9 mi east of inner Rapid City.
What is there to do in Rapid City?
Snap up the great photo opportunities at Watiki Water Park, one of the most famous attractions in Rapid City. There’s so much more to discover in this exciting destination, so give yourself enough time to explore some lesser-known sights.
Where should I stay when visiting Rapid City?
Many visitors like to spend their nights in Historic Rapid City. Lock in a room at The Rushmore Hotel & Suites, BW Premier Collection (3.0 stars) or the Holiday Inn Rapid City-Rushmore Plaza (3.0 stars) and you can look forward to a good night’s rest.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from 2019-04-01 - 2020-03-31 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.