Visiting Sioux Falls
Families will find kid-friendly activities in Sioux Falls, and visitors give high marks for the beautiful waterfalls, fun sporting events, and shopping. This city also attracts tourists with its restaurants and live music. Top sights in the city include Denny Sanford Premier Center, Falls Park, and Empire Mall.
- There are 78 hotels and other accommodations in Sioux Falls
- The closest major airport is in Sioux Falls, SD (FSD-Sioux Falls Regional), 2 mi (3.3 km) from the city center
Sightseeing and Staying in Sioux Falls
Well-known for its live music scene, the city's cultural venues include Old Courthouse Museum, Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science, and Sertoma Butterfly House. Favorite family attractions include Wild Water West and Great Plains Zoo. The city is notable for landmarks like Veterans' Memorial Park, St. Joseph Cathedral, and USS South Dakota Battleship Memorial.
In Sioux Falls, you'll be able to select from 78 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have plenty of choices for a perfect vacation. Here are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:
- Home2 Suites By Hilton Sioux Falls/Sanford Medical Center - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and breakfast.
- Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Sioux Falls - Airport - Our customers like the family-friendly amenities and clean, comfortable rooms at this hotel. With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi.
- GrandStay Hotel and Suites - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its overall value and pool.
Other favorite sights in Sioux Falls include Denny Sanford Premier Center, Falls Park, and Empire Mall.
Dressing for Sioux Falls
- Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 51°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 7°F
- From April to June, the average is 83°F during the day and 29°F at night
- July through September sees average temperatures of 84°F during the day and 42°F at night
- In October-December, you can expect 67°F as the daytime average and 7°F as the nighttime average
- Average annual rainfall for Sioux Falls is 26.34 inches
- July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 82°F, while January and December are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 9°F