Southeast South Dakota
Most of the major attractions you will see are located in Sioux Falls or the Yankton-BonHomne area. Sioux Falls being south Dakota's largest city has many attractions Falls Park in downtown Sioux Falls is a major attraction for locals and tourists alike. In the southern part of the region near the Missouri River you will find a lot of recreational fun. Yankton was one of the first settlements in South Dakota and is home to recreation on the Missouri River. Just west of Yankton is Lewis and Clark Lake. Scattered west of Yankton are several small farming villages. The highlight of this area is Czech Days located in Tabor. This celebration of Czech Catholic heritage takes place every June. East of Yankton lies the James River Valley as well as scattered farming communities. Continuing East you will come to Vermillion a bustling college town home to the Dakota Dome.
This region is generally very safe for tourists and violent crime is extremely rare.