8 days in Las Vegas, Grand Canyon National Park & Lake Tahoe Area Itinerary

8 days in Las Vegas, Grand Canyon National Park & Lake Tahoe Area Itinerary

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8 days in Las Vegas, Grand Canyon National Park & Lake Tahoe Area Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  7​h 15​min
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  8​h 45​min
Incline Village
— 1 night
Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Philadelphia

2
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, casinos, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, and get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary maker website .

Philadelphia to Las Vegas is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Philadelphia to Las Vegas. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Philadelphia in June, with highs in Las Vegas at 103°F and lows at 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip

3
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 3rd (Tue), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Powell Point, hike along Rim Trail, and stroll through South Kaibab Trail.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park online trip itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in July; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 84°F and lows reach 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Incline Village.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
night
Incline Village

Incline Village ©
Incline Village is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada on the north shore of Lake Tahoe. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Bay State Park and then kick back and relax at Pope Beach.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Incline Village trip builder site .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Incline Village by car takes about 12 hours. Other options: fly. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Incline Village, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Incline Village: temperatures range from 90°F by day to 56°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Incline Village

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Pope Beach, Emerald Bay State Park
Highlights from your plan
Pope Beach ©
Pope Beach
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park

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