12 days in Las Vegas, Panaca & Death Valley National Park Itinerary

12 days in Las Vegas, Panaca & Death Valley National Park Itinerary

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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
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Panaca
— 1 day
Drive
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Death Valley National Park
— 8 nights

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Las Vegas — 3 nights

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 8th (Wed), explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, and then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then try your luck at Caesars Palace.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip builder.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Las Vegas. In December in Las Vegas, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Panaca.
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Panaca — 1 day

Panaca is an unincorporated town in eastern Lincoln County, Nevada, United States, on State Route 319, about 1 mile (1.6 km) east of U.S. Route 93, near the border with Utah. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): make a trip to Miller's Point and then immerse yourself in nature at Cathedral Gorge State Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Panaca attractions site.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Panaca in 3 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Panaca is 1 hour. When traveling from Las Vegas in December, plan for slightly colder days in Panaca, with highs around 42°F, while nights are colder with lows around 16°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Death Valley National Park.
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Death Valley National Park — 8 nights

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Valley of Fire State Park. There's lots more to do: get great views at Aguereberry Point, contemplate the waterfront views at Badwater Basin, explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point, and take in breathtaking views at Golden Canyon.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Death Valley National Park route builder site.

You can drive from Panaca to Death Valley National Park in 5 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. In December, Death Valley National Park is somewhat warmer than Panaca - with highs of 56°F and lows of 33°F.
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