4 days in South Lake Tahoe & Tahoe City Itinerary

4 days in South Lake Tahoe & Tahoe City Itinerary

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4 days in South Lake Tahoe & Tahoe City Itinerary

Start: Newbury Park
Drive:  9​h
1
South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Tahoe City
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
3
South Lake Tahoe
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h
End: Newbury Park

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Lakeside Beach.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the South Lake Tahoe tour itinerary maker .

Newbury Park to South Lake Tahoe is an approximately 6-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Newbury Park in July since evenings lows in South Lake Tahoe dip to 46°F. On the 5th (Fri), you're off toTahoe City.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Beaches Parks Outdoors

few
hours
Tahoe City

Tahoe City ©
Tahoe City is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks. Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): whizz through the canopy at Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks and then fly down the slopes at The Gondola at Heavenly.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Tahoe City online trip itinerary builder .

Drive from South Lake Tahoe to Tahoe City in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from South Lake Tahoe in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Tahoe City, with lows around 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can drive to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Tahoe City

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trip

The Gondola at Heavenly
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The Gondola at Heavenly ©
The Gondola at Heavenly

2
nights
South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
On the 6th (Sat), relax and float downstream with Truckee River Rafting and then enjoy the sand and surf at El Dorado Beach.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the South Lake Tahoe online itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Tahoe City to South Lake Tahoe takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in South Lake Tahoe when traveling from Tahoe City in July, with lows around 46°F. You'll set off for home on the 7th (Sun).

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Truckee River Rafting
Highlights from your plan
El Dorado Beach ©
El Dorado Beach
Truckee River Rafting ©
Truckee River Rafting

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