5 days in Pueblo & South Dakota Itinerary

5 days in Pueblo & South Dakota Itinerary

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Pueblo
— 1 day
2
Sioux Falls
— 1 day
3
Wall
— 1 night
4
Custer
— 2 nights

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Pueblo

Pueblo ©
Pueblo is a home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Pueblo County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Bear Lake, then brush up on your military savvy at Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum, and then get outside with Historic Arkansas Riverwalk of Pueblo.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Pueblo tour planner.

Colorado Springs to Pueblo is an approximately 1-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in November, and nighttime lows around 25°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Sioux Falls.

Things to do in Pueblo

Museums · Outdoors · Nature
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Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum ©
Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum
Historic Arkansas Riverwalk of Pueblo ©
Historic Arkansas Riverwalk of Pueblo

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Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls ©
Sioux Falls is the largest city in the U.S. On the 10th (Tue), stroll around Falls Park, steep yourself in history at Pettigrew Home & Museum, and then have some family-friendly fun at Escapades Escape Rooms.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Sioux Falls trip planner.

You can drive from Pueblo to Sioux Falls in 11.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Pueblo in November, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Sioux Falls: temperatures range from 45°F by day to 24°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Wall.

Things to do in Sioux Falls

Parks · Fun & Games · Historic Sites
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Falls Park ©
Falls Park
Escapades Escape Rooms ©
Escapades Escape Rooms
Pettigrew Home & Museum ©
Pettigrew Home & Museum

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night
Wall

Wall ©
Wall is a town in Pennington County, South Dakota, United States. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): look for gifts at Wall Drug, then take a memorable drive along Loop Road, then take in the dramatic natural features at Badlands Wall, and finally explore the striking landscape at Big Badlands Overlook.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Wall tour planner.

You can drive from Sioux Falls to Wall in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In November, daily temperatures in Wall can reach 50°F, while at night they dip to 22°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Custer.

Things to do in Wall

Nature · Parks · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Badlands National Park
Highlights from your plan
Loop Road ©
Loop Road
Badlands Wall ©
Badlands Wall
Big Badlands Overlook ©
Big Badlands Overlook

2
nights
Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Sylvan Lake, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, and then appreciate the history behind Crazy Horse Memorial. Keep things going the next day: explore and take pictures at Wildlife Loop Road, then explore the striking landscape at Needles Eye Tunnel, and then take in the awesome beauty at Black Elk Peak.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Custer road trip planner.

Drive from Wall to Custer in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Wall in November, you will find days in Custer are a bit cooler (45°F), and nights are about the same (23°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Custer

Nature · Parks · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Crazy Horse Memorial, Black Elk Peak, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel
Sylvan Lake ©
Sylvan Lake

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