4 days in Lake Tahoe (California) Itinerary

4 days in Lake Tahoe (California) Itinerary

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4 days in Lake Tahoe (California) Itinerary

Start: Austin
Fly:  7​h
1
Olympic Valley
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
South Lake Tahoe
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Austin

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hours
Olympic Valley

Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): take a memorable tour with Tours.

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Austin to Olympic Valley is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Austin to Olympic Valley is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Austin in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Olympic Valley, with highs around 82°F, while nights are cooler with lows around 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to travel to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Olympic Valley

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing

3
nights
South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): kick back and relax at Pope Beach, stroll through Baldwin Beach, and then explore the activities along Emerald Bay State Park. Keep things going the next day: admire the majestic nature at Van Sickle Bi-State Park and then race across the water with a speed boat tour.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our South Lake Tahoe trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Olympic Valley to South Lake Tahoe takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Olympic Valley in July, South Lake Tahoe is a bit warmer at night with lows of 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Emerald Bay State Park
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Van Sickle Bi-State Park ©
Van Sickle Bi-State Park
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park
Pope Beach ©
Pope Beach

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