26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
West Wendover
— 4 nights
2
Elko
— 3 nights
3
Reno
— 4 nights
4
Carson City
— 2 nights
5
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
6
Henderson
— 6 nights

4
nights
West Wendover

West Wendover ©
West Wendover is a small city in Elko County, Nevada, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Bonneville Salt Flats and Salt Lake Temple. Step out of the city life by going to Knolls Recreation Area and Toana Vista Golf Course. Change things up with these side-trips from West Wendover: Salt Lake City (Joseph Smith Memorial Building, The Tabernacle, &more). There's more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Historic Wendover Airfield and make a trip to Wendover Will.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our West Wendover online holiday planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to West Wendover is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -8 hour difference. Traveling from Stockholm in June, things will get somewhat warmer in West Wendover: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Elko.

Things to do in West Wendover

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Salt Lake City, Wendover
Highlights from your plan
The Tabernacle ©
The Tabernacle
Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple
Bonneville Salt Flats ©
Bonneville Salt Flats

3
nights
Elko

Elko ©
Elko is the largest city and county seat of Elko County, Nevada, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Northeastern Nevada Museum and Western Folklife Center. Your inner history buff will appreciate Sherman Station Visitor's Center and Little Church of the Crossroads. Change things up with these side-trips from Elko: Lamoille Canyon (in Lamoille) and Ruby Lake National Wildlife Refuge (in Ruby Valley). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at California Trail Historic Interpretive Center, look for gifts at J.M. Capriola Co, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Ruby Mountain Helicopter Experience.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Elko day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from West Wendover to Elko takes 2 hours. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from West Wendover in June, plan for little chillier nights in Elko, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Reno.

Things to do in Elko

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Lamoille, Ruby Lake National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Ruby Lake National Wildlife Refuge ©
Ruby Lake National Wildlife Refuge
Western Folklife Center ©
Western Folklife Center

4
nights
Reno

Reno ©
A sea of casinos in the high desert of the Sierra Nevadas, Reno capitalizes on gaming and nightlife.
Popular historic sites such as Tallac Historic Site and Vikingsholm are in your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as National Automobile Museum and Empire Mine State Historic Park. Get out of town with these interesting Reno side-trips: Truckee (Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum & Rainbow Bridge / Donner Summit Bridge), Lazy Dog Chocolateria (in Grass Valley) and Sierra County Sheriffs Gallows (in Downieville). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Bay State Park.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Reno journey maker.

Getting from Elko to Reno by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Elko in June since evenings lows in Reno dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Carson City.

Things to do in Reno

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Truckee, Grass Valley, South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe, Emerald Bay State Park
Highlights from your plan
National Automobile Museum ©
National Automobile Museum
Empire Mine State Historic Park ©
Empire Mine State Historic Park
Tallac Historic Site ©
Tallac Historic Site

2
nights
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. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): stroll through Sand Harbor and then see the interesting displays at Nevada State Railroad Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Mackay Mansion and then see the interesting displays at Fourth Ward School Museum.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Carson City trip builder tool.

You can drive from Reno to Carson City in an hour. Traveling from Reno in June, Carson City is a bit cooler at night with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Carson City

Museums Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Virginia City, Sand Harbor
Highlights from your plan
Nevada State Railroad Museum ©
Nevada State Railroad Museum
Sand Harbor ©
Sand Harbor
Fourth Ward School Museum ©
Fourth Ward School Museum

5
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.
Explore hidden gems such as The LINQ Promenade and Titanic. For shopping fun, head to The Strip or Barneys New York. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Shelby American Inc, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, enjoy some diversion at Strip Gun Club, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Carson City to Las Vegas takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Carson City in June, expect nights in Las Vegas to be warmer, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Henderson.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The LINQ Promenade ©
The LINQ Promenade
Counts Kustoms ©
Counts Kustoms

6
nights
Henderson

Henderson ©
Ranked the second safest city in the United States by Forbes magazine, Henderson is second only to Las Vegas among Nevada's largest cities.
Step out of the city life by going to Valley of Fire State Park and Christmas Tree Pass. Get a sense of the local culture at Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection and Historic Route 66 Museum. Explore Henderson's surroundings by going to Colbaugh Processing Inc. The source for Kingman Turquoise (in Golden Valley), Oatman Ghost Town (in Oatman) and Kingman Army Air Field Museum (in Kingman). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Clark County Heritage Museum, take an unorthodox tour of Chloride, Arizona, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, and look for all kinds of wild species at Boulder Beach Campground (Lake Mead National Recreation Area).

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Henderson travel route site.

Henderson is just a short distance from Las Vegas. In June, daytime highs in Henderson are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Henderson

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Boulder City, Laughlin, Kingman, Colbaugh Processing Inc. The source for Kingman Turquoise, Chloride, Arizona
Highlights from your plan
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park
Historic Route 66 Museum ©
Historic Route 66 Museum
Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection ©
Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection

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