34 days in United States Itinerary

34 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
West Wendover
— 4 nights
2
Elko
— 4 nights
3
Reno
— 5 nights
4
Carson City
— 4 nights
5
Ely
— 4 nights
6
Mesquite
— 2 nights
7
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
8
Henderson
— 4 nights

4
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West Wendover

West Wendover ©
West Wendover is a small city in Elko County, Nevada, United States. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Tabernacle and Assembly Hall. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Bonneville Salt Flats and Joseph Smith Memorial Building. Explore West Wendover's surroundings by going to Salt Lake City (Salt Lake Temple & McCune Mansion). There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at Historic Wendover Airfield, look for all kinds of wild species at Knolls Recreation Area, appreciate the history behind Wendover Will, and try your luck at Wendover Nugget Casino.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our West Wendover trip itinerary planning website.

Stockholm, Sweden to West Wendover is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Stockholm in June, expect West Wendover to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Elko.

Things to do in West Wendover

Historic Sites Museums Casinos

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

4
nights
Elko

Elko ©
Elko is the largest city and county seat of Elko County, Nevada, United States. Visit Sherman Station Visitor's Center and Little Church of the Crossroads for their historical value. Museum-lovers will appreciate Northeastern Nevada Museum and Western Folklife Center. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Elko: Lamoille Canyon (in Lamoille) and Ruby Lake National Wildlife Refuge (in Ruby Valley). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of California Trail Historic Interpretive Center, stop by J.M. Capriola Co, delve into the lush surroundings at Humboldt National Forest, and fly down the slopes at Ruby Mountain Helicopter Experience.

To find photos and tourist information, use the Elko tour planner.

Traveling by car from West Wendover to Elko takes 2 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from West Wendover to Elko is minus 1 hour. Traveling from West Wendover in June, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Elko. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Reno.

Things to do in Elko

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Lamoille, Ruby Mountains, 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

5
nights
Reno

Reno ©
A sea of casinos in the high desert of the Sierra Nevadas, Reno capitalizes on gaming and nightlife.
Discover out-of-the-way places like National Automobile Museum and Emerald Bay State Park. Visiting Empire Mine State Historic Park and Lake Tahoe will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Reno: Truckee (Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum & Rainbow Bridge / Donner Summit Bridge), South Lake Tahoe (Tallac Historic Site & Vikingsholm) and Donner Summit Historical Museum (in Norden). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Animal Ark, admire the masterpieces at Nevada Museum of Art, get engrossed in the history at Nevada Historical Society, and examine the collection at Golden Drift Museum.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Reno vacation builder tool.

You can drive from Elko to Reno in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Elko in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Reno, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Carson City.

Things to do in Reno

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Truckee, South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe, Emerald Bay State Park, Empire Mine State Historic 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

4
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. Visit Bodie State Historic Park and Mackay Mansion for their historical value. Visiting Sand Harbor and Tahoe Meadows Trail will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Carson City: Tahoe City Field Station (in Tahoe City) and Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park (in Incline Village). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Fourth Ward School Museum, steep yourself in history at Chollar Mansion, stroll the grounds of Genoa Cemetery, and explore the fascinating landscape at Dayton State Park.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Carson City journey planner.

You can drive from Reno to Carson City in an hour. Traveling from Reno in June, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Carson City. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ely.

Things to do in Carson City

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Virginia City, Incline Village, Tahoe City Field Station, Dayton State Park, Genoa Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Sand Harbor ©
Sand Harbor
Fourth Ward School Museum ©
Fourth Ward School Museum
Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park ©
Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park

4
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Ely

Ely ©
Ely is the largest city and county seat of White Pine County, Nevada, United States. Popular historic sites such as Thompson Opera House and Boot Hill Cemetery are in your itinerary. Ward Charcoal Ovens State Historic Park and McGill Drugstore Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Ely: Pioche (Lincoln County Museum & Miller's Point), Great Basin National Park (Lehman Caves & Alpine Lakes Loop) and Baker (Baker Creek Loop Trail, Baker Archaeological Site, &more). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at White Pine Public Museum and get outside with Garnet Hill.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Ely trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Carson City to Ely takes 5.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Ely when traveling from Carson City in June, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Mesquite.

Things to do in Ely

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Pioche, Baker, Great Basin National Park, McGill Drugstore Museum
Highlights from your plan
Ward Charcoal Ovens State Historic Park ©
Ward Charcoal Ovens State Historic Park
McGill Drugstore Museum ©
McGill Drugstore Museum
Great Basin National Park ©
Great Basin National Park

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Mesquite

Mesquite ©
Mesquite is a city in Clark County, Nevada, United States, adjacent to the Arizona state line and northeast of Las Vegas on Interstate 15. On the 23rd (Tue), take in the dramatic natural features at Mouse's Tank and then immerse yourself in nature at Valley of Fire State Park. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery and then look for all kinds of wild species at The Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Mesquite journey app.

Traveling by car from Ely to Mesquite takes 4 hours. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Ely in June, expect nights in Mesquite to be warmer, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Mesquite

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Overton, The Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park
Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery ©
Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery
Mouse's Tank ©
Mouse's Tank

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to The LINQ Promenade and Counts Kustoms. Get a sense of the local culture at The Strip and Titanic. There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, have fun at Strip Gun Club, and examine the collection at Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Mesquite to Las Vegas in 1.5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Mesquite to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mesquite in June, Las Vegas is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can drive to Henderson.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The LINQ Promenade ©
The LINQ Promenade
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Strip ©
The Strip

4
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection and Clark County Heritage Museum. Escape the urban bustle at Willow Beach and Lake Mead National Recreation Area. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Henderson: Grapevine Canyon (in Laughlin), Seven Magic Mountains (in Jean) and Oatman Ghost Town (in Oatman). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Historic Route 66 Museum, mingle with the ghosts of the past at Chloride, Arizona, and look for all kinds of wild species at Grapevine Mesa Joshua Trees.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Henderson vacation planning website.

Henderson is just a short distance from Las Vegas. In June, daytime highs in Henderson are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Henderson

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Laughlin, Chloride, Arizona, Seven Magic Mountains, Oatman Ghost Town, Willow Beach
Highlights from your plan
Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection ©
Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection
Historic Route 66 Museum ©
Historic Route 66 Museum
Oatman Ghost Town
Oatman Ghost Town