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Little Bighorn Montana Tour
Travel with Caravan Tours and enjoy a Little Bighorn Monument tour to see Custer’s Last Stand, part of our guided Mount Rushmore & Yellowstone National Park tour..
The Battle of Little Bighorn took place in June of 1876 on what was then the Crow Indian Reservation. Three Indian tribes joined forces, led by Chief Sitting Bull and Chief Crazy Horse, to overrun and defeat General Custer’s army of more than 700 soldiers.
To Book a Little Bighorn Monument Tour
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Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument
The vistas in Big Sky Country Montana stretch from the Rocky Mountains to the Great Plains and they are sure to amaze you, as will the Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument.
Located near Billings, Montana, Little Bighorn Monument was created in 1876 to preserve the area. It is also meant to commemorate the US soldiers and native Indians who had lost their lives during that historic battle on June 25 and 26, 1876.
Historically famous as the site of Custer’s last stand, Little Bighorn Monument is in the lands of the Crow Nation and includes the Custer National Cemetery.
Billings, Montana is also included as part of your Little Bighorn Monument tour.
Named after a former Northern Pacific Railroad president, and founded in 1882, Billings was briefly given the moniker of Magic City because of the rapid growth it experienced not long after its inception.
Billings Montana is located between Yellowstone River and the unique Rimrock sandstone formations. Lewis and Clark first opened this area to exploration during their famous expedition from 1804 to 1806.
The Rimrock formations were created from deposits made about 80 million years ago when the Western Interior Seaway — which ran from the Gulf of Mexico up to the Arctic — left behind a deep layer of sand. The resulting compression formed the sandstone rims that we see today.
Following your Little Bighorn Monument tour, you will also visit Sheridan, Wyoming. Renowned as the King of Cowboy Towns, Sheridan is located near a strong concentration of American Indian War battle sites.
This authentically Western town was once home to the likes of Buffalo Bill Cody and Annie Oakley, as well as many performers in Cody’s famous Wild West Show.
Nestled in the shadows of the Bighorn Mountains, legendary craftsmen and rough riders share an urban cowboy main street rich with a mix of modern cuisine and remarkable historical saloons.
Mini Tours Included on This Vacation
Other great attractions on this tour include:
- Crazy Horse Monument Tour
- Yellowstone National Park Tour
- Grand Teton Tour (with River Float Trip)
- Mount Rushmore Monument Tour
About Caravan Tours
Established in 1952 as a guided tour company, Caravan Tours is still a second-generation, family-run tour operator celebrating 70 years in 2022. Our affordable North and Central American tours are low-cost, affordable, fully guided tours to destinations throughout the United States, Canada, Guatemala, Costa Rica, and Panama.
To learn more about our guided Mt Rushmore & Yellowstone vacation that also includes a Little Bighorn Monument tour, please contact us.
Call Caravan Tours toll-free at 1-800-Caravan (227-2826)
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Why Travel with Caravan?
Why Travel with Caravan?
Excellence Since 1952
You can trust our years of experience with tours of superb quality and excellent value. Caravan has enjoyed the same family management and ownership since 1952.
Caravan's Proud History
In 1965, Roger Mudd hosted a two-hour CBS TV special on Caravan Tours. This TV production took about one month to make and was so successful it inspired the 1968 romantic comedy movie “If it’s Tuesday this must be Belgium.” In the early 50’s the Mayor of Dublin presented Caravan with the Key to Dublin for bringing the first American tour to the city after WWII. Since then, Caravan has been recognized as a pioneer in travel. You can trust in our stability, experience and dedication to quality.
Stay at park lodges, scenic resorts, and excellent hotels in great locations. See hotel descriptions on each tour page.
In Costa Rica, Panama, and Guatemala, Caravan includes all meals. For USA and Canada tours, included meals are listed on each itinerary page. In Latin America, bottled water is provided free on the motorcoach and purified water is provided at the meals.
Enjoy complete sightseeing with more visits, extra features, and local guides.
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All tours conducted from start to finish by professional tour directors, who are fluent in English, experienced, and fun.
Caravan includes all activities listed in the tour itinerary page. Caravan does not sell any optional activities which can add hundreds of dollars to your tour price. Your free time is scheduled in great settings where there is no need to buy additional expensive activities.
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