3 days in Reno & Lake Tahoe Area Itinerary

3 days in Reno & Lake Tahoe Area Itinerary

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3 days in Reno & Lake Tahoe Area Itinerary

Start: Sacramento
bus:  2​h 15​min
1
Reno
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
End: Sacramento

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Reno

Reno ©
A sea of casinos in the high desert of the Sierra Nevadas, Reno capitalizes on gaming and nightlife.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): examine the collection at National Automobile Museum, stop by Cabela's, and then examine the collection at Fourth Ward School Museum. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Incline Beach and then admire the majestic nature at Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Reno trip maker .

Sacramento to Reno is an approximately 2.5-hour bus ride. You can also drive; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Sacramento in September: high temperatures in Reno hover around 83°F and lows are around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can take a bus to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Reno

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Incline Village, Fourth Ward School Museum, Cabela's
Highlights from your plan
National Automobile Museum ©
National Automobile Museum
Fourth Ward School Museum ©
Fourth Ward School Museum
Incline Beach ©
Incline Beach

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South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
On the 16th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Lakeside Beach, admire the majestic nature at Van Sickle Bi-State Park, and then take in the exciting artwork at Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our South Lake Tahoe trip itinerary maker site .

You can take a bus from Reno to South Lake Tahoe in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Reno in September, things will get little chillier in South Lake Tahoe: highs are around 73°F and lows about 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Lakeside Beach ©
Lakeside Beach
Van Sickle Bi-State Park ©
Van Sickle Bi-State Park
Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery ©
Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery

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