15 days in Lake Tahoe Area Itinerary

15 days in Lake Tahoe Area Itinerary

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Truckee
— 5 nights
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South Lake Tahoe
— 9 nights

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Truckee

Truckee ©
Truckee is an incorporated town in Nevada County, California, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Truckee: Eagle Rock Hiking Trail (in Homewood), Tahoe City (Hellman-Ehrman Mansion & River Rafting & Tubing) and Incline Village (Sand Harbor & Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. And it doesn't end there: stroll around Kings Beach State Recreation Area, take in the pleasant sights at Truckee River Legacy Trail, immerse yourself in nature at Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum, and stroll through Five Lakes Creek Trailhead.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Truckee online visit planner.

Minneapolis to Truckee is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Minneapolis to Truckee is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Minneapolis in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be cooler in Truckee, with lows of 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Truckee

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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Sand Harbor ©
Sand Harbor
River Rafting & Tubing
Kings Beach State Recreation Area ©
Kings Beach State Recreation Area

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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.
South Lake Tahoe is known for historic sites, beaches, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Bay State Park, browse the exhibits of Tallac Historic Site, walk around Valhalla at Lake Tahoe, and take a memorable drive along Inspiration Point Vista.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the South Lake Tahoe trip planning tool.

Drive from Truckee to South Lake Tahoe in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in South Lake Tahoe when traveling from Truckee in August, with lows around 44°F. On the 29th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park
Speed Boats Tours
Tallac Historic Site ©
Tallac Historic Site

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