34 days in Nevada Itinerary

34 days in Nevada Itinerary

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34 days in Nevada Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly + Drive:  10​h
1
Overton
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Las Vegas
— 12 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Pahrump
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Great Basin National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h
5
Zephyr Cove
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Reno
— 9 nights
Fly + ferry:  10​h 15​min
End: Toronto

3
nights
Overton

Overton ©
Overton is an Unincorporated Town located in Clark County, Nevada. Take a break from the city and head to Valley of Fire State Park and Elephant Rock. Get a sense of the local culture at Lost City Museum and Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery. Change things up with a short trip to Virgin Valley Heritage Museum in Mesquite (about 44 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Mouse's Tank, hike along Fire Wave, make a trip to Atlatl Rock, and stroll through White Domes Trail.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Overton route maker app .

Toronto, Canada to Overton is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Toronto to Overton due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Toronto in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Overton: highs are around 39°C and lows about 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Overton

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Mesquite, Nevada
Highlights from your plan
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park
Mouse's Tank ©
Mouse's Tank
Lost City Museum ©
Lost City Museum

12
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Strip and The Neon Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Las Vegas: Bonnie Springs Old Nevada (in Blue Diamond), Boulder City (Tom Devlin's Monster Museum, Hoover Dam, & more) and Henderson (Green Valley Range, Bad Beat Brewing, & more). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and take an in-depth tour of Titanic.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas journey planning website .

Traveling by car from Overton to Las Vegas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. October in Las Vegas sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Pahrump.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Parks Tours

Side Trips

Henderson, Boulder City, Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Bonnie Springs Old Nevada
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

3
nights
Pahrump

Pahrump ©
Pahrump is an unincorporated town in Nye County, Nevada, United States. Do some cultural sightseeing at Sanders Family Winery and Goldwell Open Air Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Pahrump: Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge (in Amargosa Valley) and Beatty (Beatty Museum & Historical Society & Bullfrog-Rhyolite Cemetery). The adventure continues: learn about winemaking at Pahrump Valley Winery, have fun at Front Sight Firearms Training Institute-Day Classes, stop by Red Apple Fireworks, and examine the collection at Pahrump Valley Museum.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Pahrump vacation website .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Pahrump takes 1.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Pahrump when traveling from Las Vegas in October, with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Great Basin National Park.

Things to do in Pahrump

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trips

Beatty, Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge ©
Pahrump Valley Winery ©
Pahrump Valley Winery
Sanders Family Winery ©
Sanders Family Winery

3
nights
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Lehman Caves and Alpine Lakes Loop. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Baker Lake Trail, contemplate the waterfront views at Teresa Lake, take in the awesome beauty at Wheeler Peak, and stroll through Bristlecone Trail.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Great Basin National Park day trip planner .

Getting from Pahrump to Great Basin National Park by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Pahrump in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Great Basin National Park, with highs around 21°C, while nights are colder with lows around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Zephyr Cove.

Things to do in Great Basin National Park

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Cave Lake State Park
Highlights from your plan
Lehman Caves ©
Lehman Caves
Wheeler Peak ©
Wheeler Peak
Teresa Lake ©
Teresa Lake

3
nights
Zephyr Cove

Zephyr Cove ©
Zephyr Cove is a census-designated place (CDP) in Douglas County, Nevada, United States. Get in touch with nature at Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park and Kit Carson Trail. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Warren Engine Co. No. 1 Museum and Genoa Cemetery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zephyr Cove: Burnt Cedar Beach (in Incline Village), Genoa Courthouse Museum (in Genoa) and Nevada State Railroad Museum (in Carson City). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Nevada Beach Campground, gain insight at Stewart Indian Cultural Center, and hike along Mount Tallac/Glen Alpine Trail.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Zephyr Cove trip planner.

Traveling by car from Great Basin National Park to Zephyr Cove takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In October in Zephyr Cove, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can drive to Reno.

Things to do in Zephyr Cove

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Carson City, Lake Tahoe (Nevada), Genoa, Incline Village
Highlights from your plan
Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park ©
Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park
Warren Engine Co. No. 1 Museum ©
Warren Engine Co. No. 1 Museum
Nevada State Railroad Museum ©
Nevada State Railroad Museum

9
nights
Reno

Reno ©
A sea of casinos in the high desert of the Sierra Nevadas, Reno capitalizes on gaming and nightlife.
Get outdoors at Hunter Creek Trail and Reno Rodeo Cattle Drive. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Automobile Museum and Fourth Ward School Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Reno: Fallon (Grimes Point Archaeological Area, Churchill County Museum & Archives, & more), Virginia City (The Way It Was Museum, Silver State National Peace Officers Museum, & more) and Carson City (Bowers Mansion Regional Park & Nevada State Museum). There's lots more to do: learn more about the world around you at The W. M. Keck Earth Science and Mineral Engineering Museum, get engrossed in the history at Sparks Heritage Museum, admire the masterpieces at Wilbur D. May Center, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Thomas Aquinas Cathedral.

For reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Reno road trip planning tool .

You can drive from Zephyr Cove to Reno in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Zephyr Cove in October, things will get a bit warmer in Reno: highs are around 25°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Reno

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Virginia City, Fallon, Carson City, Silver Springs, Sparks Heritage Museum
Highlights from your plan
National Automobile Museum ©
National Automobile Museum
Nevada State Museum ©
Nevada State Museum

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