3 days in Nevada Itinerary

3 days in Nevada Itinerary

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3 days in Nevada Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Las Vegas
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Great Basin National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
West Wendover
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Chicago

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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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum and then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas online trip maker .

Chicago to Las Vegas is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Chicago to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 101°F and lows about 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Great Basin National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

1
night
Great Basin National Park

Great Basin National Park ©
Great Basin National Park is one of the U.S.'s more out-of-the-way national parks, but those who make the trip are rewarded with the striking contrast of snowcapped peaks rising from a high-altitude desert.
On the 6th (Tue), walk around Great Basin National Park and then Head underground at Lehman Caves.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Great Basin National Park tour builder tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Las Vegas to Great Basin National Park. When traveling from Las Vegas in August, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Great Basin National Park: temperatures range from 86°F by day to 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to West Wendover.

Things to do in Great Basin National Park

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Great Basin National Park
Highlights from your plan
Lehman Caves ©
Lehman Caves
Great Basin National Park ©
Great Basin National Park

1
night
West Wendover

West Wendover ©
West Wendover is a small city in Elko County, Nevada, United States. To find out how to plan a trip to West Wendover, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Great Basin National Park to West Wendover in 3.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Great Basin National Park in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 65°F in West Wendover. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in West Wendover

Outdoors Golf
Highlights from your plan
Toana Vista Golf Course ©
Toana Vista Golf Course

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