Custer State Park Buffalo Safari Tour

From USD 149
Per Person
Risk Free

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 7 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    April & October  , 10:00am Rapid City , 10:30am Keystone , , May thru September  , 9am Rapid City , 9:30am Keystone Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local servic.. read more
  • Departure Details :
    Pickup from your Rapid City or Keystone hotels , Tour departs from Keystone National Presidential Wax Museum
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


Please note that this is a Safari tour in one of our convertible top Vans . . . this is not a Jeep tour. However it does go to all the same locations as the Jeep tour . . . but it does it in more comfort.Each air conditioned van has individual leather reclining seats with window views, center aisle and a 10 ft sliding roof. Never more than 8 guests per tour.Hop into one of our modified Safari Vans with your driver/guide and depart on anexciting andadventurous Safari Tour: Mt. Coolidge, Iron Mountain Road, Needles Highway, SylvanLake and Custer State Park Wildlife Loop (buffalo + burros + more). Enjoy a picnic lunch and take advantage of the multiple photo opportunities.

Know More about this tour

BUFFAO SAFARI TOUR - sit back as your guide directs you on a private adventure youll never forget.  This Safari Tour is designed for safety and comfort.  We offer free pickup from your Rapid City hotel or meet you at the National Presidential Wax Museum in Keystone. 

  • We drive to Iron Mountain Road (stopping for photos of bridges and one-way tunnels).
  • Then we tour the State Game Lodge (Presidential Summer White House 1927) and the Custer Park Information Center.
  • The 19-mile safari tour along the Wildlife Loop is next; where open grasslands, pine-speckled hills, 1,300 buffalo and hundreds of other wildlife can be viewed (including the cute little Prairie Dogs). 
  • Along the way we stop to pet and feed the famous Begging Burros . . . always fun for any age and great photo ops.
  • We ascend to the top of Mt. Coolidge; from here you can look down at the Wildlife Loop and in the distance see Mt. Rushmore, Crazy Horse, the Needles, and the city of Custer.
  • Stopping for a picnic lunch beside the beautiful Stockade Lake and then . . .
  • Continuing to Needles Highway with stops for photos at several turnouts along the route. Theres no need to exit the vehicle as you can simply stand for great 360 degree views and photo ops. 
  • We stop for a break at the magnificent Sylvan Lake. 
  • Tour includes: fees, bottled water, snacks, picnic lunch and beer/wine for 21+ guests.
  • And snacks for feeding the Begging Burros.


  • Fees
  • Driver/guide
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Lunch
  • Pickup and drop-off for hotels in Rapid City and Keystone
  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Alcoholic Beverages


  • Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Wheelchair accessible

Minimum drinking age is 21 years

Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

A minimum of 2 Adults per booking is required

A maximum of 8 people per booking

Layered clothing, comfortable shoes, and a hat are recommended

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

Other rates apply only when sharing with 2 paying adults

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers

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