12 days in Las Vegas & Death Valley National Park Itinerary

12 days in Las Vegas & Death Valley National Park Itinerary

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12 days in Las Vegas & Death Valley National Park Itinerary

Start: Raleigh
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Las Vegas
— 6 nights
Fly:  8​h
End: Raleigh

4
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.
You've added Coyote Ugly Saloon Las Vegas, The D Casino, The National Atomic Testing Museum, and other attractions to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: see a one-of-a-kind show at The Beatles - Love - Cirque du Soleil and join in the after-dark buzz at Double Down Saloon.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary app .

Raleigh to Las Vegas is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Raleigh to Las Vegas is minus 3 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Raleigh in August; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 101°F and lows reach 77°F. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nightlife Tours Shopping

Side Trip

Nelson Ghost Town
Highlights from your plan
Coyote Ugly Saloon Las Vegas ©
Coyote Ugly Saloon Las Vegas
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
Helicopter Tours

1
night
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Zabriskie Point as well as Dante's View. On the 7th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes and then contemplate the waterfront views at Badwater Basin.

Plan my trip to Death Valley National Park with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Death Valley National Park when traveling from Las Vegas in August, with lows around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin
Dante's View ©
Dante's View
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point

6
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Coyote Ugly Saloon Las Vegas, Caesars Palace, Ethel M. Chocolates, and other attractions you added. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Las Vegas: Boulder City (Winged Figures of the Republic Statues & Hoover Dam) and Grand Canyon Skywalk (in Hualapai Reservation). See some other sides of Las Vegas: appreciate the extensive heritage of Fremont Street Experience, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, and take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Las Vegas, with lows of 77°F. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Casinos Nightlife

Side Trips

Boulder City, Grand Canyon Skywalk
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Fremont Street Experience ©
Fremont Street Experience
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

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