17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
2
Tonopah
— 1 night
3
Carson City
— 1 night
4
Reno
— 1 night
5
Virginia City
— 3 nights
6
Wells
— 1 night
7
Pioche
— 1 night
8
Las Vegas
— 4 nights

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.
Head to The Strip and The Forum Shops at Caesarsfor plenty of shopping. Escape the urban bustle at Lake Mead National Recreation Area and Mojave Desert. Venture out of the city with trips to Hoover Dam (in Boulder City), Little Finland (in Mesquite) and Spring Mountains Visitor Center (in Mount Charleston). It doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas sightseeing tool.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Las Vegas. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tonopah.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trips

Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Mojave Desert, Hoover Dam, Little Finland, Spring Mountains Visitor Center
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
Lake Mead National Recreation Area ©
Lake Mead National Recreation Area

1
night
Tonopah

Tonopah ©
Tonopah is an unincorporated town in and the county seat of Nye County, Nevada, United States. Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): try to win big at Mizpah Club and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Tonopah Historic Mining Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Tonopah trip planner.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Tonopah takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, you will find days in Tonopah are a bit cooler (°F), and nights are cooler (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Carson City.

Things to do in Tonopah

Casinos Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Mizpah Club ©
Mizpah Club
Tonopah Historic Mining Park ©
Tonopah Historic Mining Park

1
night
Carson City

Carson City ©
Carson City, officially the Consolidated Municipality of Carson City, is an independent city and the capital of the US state of Nevada, named after the mountain man Kit Carson. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Nevada State Railroad Museum and then get a new perspective on nature at Nevada State Museum.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Carson City planner.

You can drive from Tonopah to Carson City in 4 hours. In September, daytime highs in Carson City are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. On the 7th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Reno.

Things to do in Carson City

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Nevada State Museum ©
Nevada State Museum
Nevada State Railroad Museum ©
Nevada State Railroad Museum

1
night
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 7th (Sat): examine the collection at National Automobile Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Reno itinerary planner.

Drive from Carson City to Reno in an hour. In September in Reno, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to drive to Virginia City.

Things to do in Reno

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lake Tahoe, Historic Downtown Truckee
Highlights from your plan
National Automobile Museum ©
National Automobile Museum
Lake Tahoe ©
Lake Tahoe
Historic Downtown Truckee
Historic Downtown Truckee

3
nights
Virginia City

Virginia City ©
Virginia City is a census-designated place (CDP) that is the county seat of Storey County, Nevada. On the 9th (Mon), try your luck at The Delta Saloon, examine the collection at Comstock History Center, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary in the Mountains Catholic Church, thensee the interesting displays at Dayton Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Fort Churchill State Historic Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at The Way It Was Museum, see the interesting displays at The Washoe Club Haunted Museum, thentake an in-depth tour of Fourth Ward School Museum, and finally look for gifts at Chocolate Nugget Candy Factory.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Virginia City trip website.

Drive from Reno to Virginia City in an hour. Traveling from Reno in September, expect little chillier with lows of °F in Virginia City. On the 11th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Wells.

Things to do in Virginia City

Museums Historic Sites Casinos

Side Trips

Dayton Museum, Fort Churchill State Historic Park, Chocolate Nugget Candy Factory
Highlights from your plan
Fourth Ward School Museum ©
Fourth Ward School Museum
Fort Churchill State Historic Park ©
Fort Churchill State Historic Park
The Way It Was Museum ©
The Way It Was Museum

1
night
Wells

Wells ©
Wells is a small city in Elko County, in northeast Nevada in the western United States. Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Angel Lake.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Wells driving holiday planner.

Getting from Virginia City to Wells by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Pioche.

Things to do in Wells

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Angel Lake ©
Angel Lake

1
night
Pioche

Pioche ©
Pioche is an unincorporated town in Lincoln County, Nevada, United States, about northeast of Las Vegas. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): stroll the grounds of Boot Hill Cemetery, thenexamine the collection at Lincoln County Museum, thencontemplate the long history of Thompson Opera House, and finally make a trip to Million Dollar Courthouse.

Before you visit Pioche, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Wells to Pioche in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Wells to Pioche, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September, daytime highs in Pioche are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Pioche

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln County Museum ©
Lincoln County Museum
Thompson Opera House ©
Thompson Opera House
Boot Hill Cemetery ©
Boot Hill Cemetery

4
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Shelby American Inc and Willow Beach. The Neon Museum and Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve in Henderson, about 32 minutes away. See some other sides of Las Vegas: ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, and have fun at Paris Las Vegas.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas online trip planner.

You can drive from Pioche to Las Vegas in 3 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Pioche to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Pioche in September, expect nights in Las Vegas to be much hotter, around °F, while days are a bit warmer, around °F. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve, Willow Beach
Highlights from your plan
Shelby American Inc ©
Shelby American Inc
Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah ©
Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah
Willow Beach ©
Willow Beach

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