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Address: Highway 16A, Box 4033, Custer, SD 57730
Phone Number: (605) 673-4349
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first visit to iceland

took a tour of the Golden circle in Iceland . we saw the geysers,waterfalls,and national park. it was well worth the trip to see these beautiful natural wonders.I would recommend... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Poughkeepsie, New York
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Poughkeepsie, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

took a tour of the Golden circle in Iceland . we saw the geysers,waterfalls,and national park. it was well worth the trip to see these beautiful natural wonders.I would recommend that if you are going to travel to Europe and are flying through iceland as one of your stopovers take advantage of there promotions and stay over for a few... More 

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Houston, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Started off on wrong foot, showed up 30 minutes late. Van was old, dirty, and uncomfortable. Total time of tour was 7 1/2 hours. The 3 main stops at Mt. Rushmore, Custer State Park Visitors Center, and the Crazy Horse Memorial are excellent places, but time allowed there not sufficient. Approximately 4 hours of the 7 1/2 hours was driving... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Dishonest owner. I highly suggest you avoid this company for many reasons. We booked a guided tour and we pretty much received a shuttle service. The driver refused to use the microphone and he barely talked on the tour. When he did speak we couldn't hear him. At one of our first stops, we asked the driver why he wasn't... More 

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Richmond, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We were picked up and dropped off at our motel by excellent guide - Steve. He was so helpful and had a great insight into all things local. We got to see Sylvan Lake, drove on the famous Iron Mtn Road (twists and turns galore). Had to wait in Custer State Park while several buffalo meandered across the road. Of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

Very informative tour to some spectacular views with knowledgeable guides. Huge groups of 2-3 coach loads at a time so very busy, if you prefer to quietly enjoy nature i would recommend hiring a car.

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Mt Prospect
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

You might be able to see the monuments and attractions driving on your own, but if you want to really treat yourself Golden Circle Tours is a great way to see the sights. You have an early morning pick up at your hotel in Custer, they do the driving and give you the fun facts and history of the area.... More 

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Irving, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

Our guide, Bev, was great. Very friendly, knowledgeable and kept the tour exciting. The van, however, was horrendous. Very difficult to get in and out of, seats had little cushioning and springs poking through. There were no cup holders and the seatbelt's were useless. Can not recommend because of the vehicle.

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Horseheads, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

After driving an rv across the country it was excellent to leave it parked and let someone else navigate the technical and scenic highways. Frequent stops to view wildlife and plenty of time at major attractions. Guide used to be a science.teacher and was a wealth of.knowledge on many of the trees animals and forestry facts we needed to know... More 

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Palos Heights, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

Dick, our driver took us on an all day tour of the area. he is very knowledgeable and gave us a perspective I don't think you can get any other way. We went to Sylvan lake, Coolidge lookout,through most of Custer State Park, with great wildlife, Crazy Horse memorial, Mt Rushmore and more. You have to dedicato a day but... More 

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Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Exceptional tour and great guide. We spent a full day traveling and sightseeing and the guide was terrific in pointing out all of the key sights and giving us details about the area and the sights we saw. Highly recommend.

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