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Nicknamed both the "Mount Rushmore State" and the "Coyote State," South Dakota is bordered by the states of North Dakota, Montana, Wyoming, Nebraska, Iowa, and Minnesota. There are a variety of savings opportunities in South Dakota for visitors and locals alike. This includes coupons for area attractions, stores, and dining, as well as vacation packages and lodging deals with hotels and resorts throughout the state.
South Dakota became the 40th U.S. state when it joined the Union in 1889, and as of 2010 had a population of 814,180 people. The Missouri River runs through South Dakota's southeastern and central portions, with the majority of the state offering prairies, glacial lakes, and farmland. The state bird is the Chinese ring-necked pheasant, the state animal is the coyote, and the state flower is the Pasque.
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|Major attractions||Mount Rushmore, Dacotah Prairie Museum, Boothill Tours, Falls Park|
|Largest city||Sioux Falls|
|Official tourism office||Travelsd.com, 800-732-5682|
South Dakota Deals
- The Fearn's Coupon Guide for South Dakota, available through visitortips.com, features a variety of savings for area attractions, restaurants, services, and hotels. Offers include savings at Wonderland Cave, Circle B Ranch, Ranch Amusement Park, Black Hills Caverns, Stone Faces Winery, Old MacDonald's Petting Farm, and Evans Plunge.
- The Valpak coupon mailer offers discounts for specific South Dakota city services, restaurants, stores, and entertainment. This includes deals for Deadwood, Blackhawk, Rapid City, Sioux Falls, and more.
South Dakota Hotel Deals
- The official websites of hotels like Best Western offer a Specials section for all the Best Western locations throughout the state. These include deals at the Best Western Ramkota Hotel in Watertown and the Best Western Plus Ramkota Hotel in Sioux Falls.
- Rapid City South Dakota hotels that are located near Mount Rushmore often host special hotel packages for guests. For example, the Hotel Alex Johnson features several packages such as the "Romantic Getaway Package", the "Pampered Pooch Package", and the "Ghost Adventure Package". The hotel also offers special discounts for groups who book at least 15 rooms.
South Dakota City Deals
- The official website of the Sioux Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau offers a section on Travel Packages, including deals for lodging and Wild Water West admission or lodging and visits to the Thunder Road Family Fun Park. Printable coupons are also available for local merchants such as Fuddruckers, Empire Mall, and SkyZone Indoor Trampoline Park.
- Wild Water West, a Sioux Falls waterpark, offers discounted admission prices for guests who purchase tickets online. Those who make online ticket purchases save $2 off daily admission. Adult visitors who buy tickets for evening admission online save 50 percent off the evening gate price.
- The Great Plains Zoo, also located in Sioux Falls, features reduced ticket prices for seniors aged 60 and older, as well as children aged 2 to 12. Seniors save 75 cents off the regular ticket price, while children receive a discount of $3.
- The Rapid City Convention and Visitors Bureau offers a Coupons section for visitors to check out coupon resources for area attractions and services. For example, the Black Hills Coupon Book is available for $20 through its official website, but a coupon for $3 off this price is available when purchasing the book directly from the Rapid City CVB. The coupon book typically includes offers for BOGO deals and 50 percent off discounts for places like Watiki Indoor Waterpark, Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf, Black Hills Maze, Rushmore Waterslide Park, Flags and Wheels Indoor Racing, and Robbinsdale Lanes.
- The official website for Road to Rushmore offers printable coupons for several Rapid City attractions, including the Reptile Gardens, Sitting Bull Crystal Cave, and Fort Hays. Offers include dollars off and percentages off.
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