5 days in Ann Arbor & Lake Tahoe Area Itinerary

5 days in Ann Arbor & Lake Tahoe Area Itinerary

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Ann Arbor
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South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
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Olympic Valley
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Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor ©
Ann Arbor is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): examine the collection at Greenfield Village and then make a trip to University of Michigan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Mill Race Village and then examine the collection at The Henry Ford.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Ann Arbor road trip site.

Detroit to Ann Arbor is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Detroit in October, plan for little chillier nights in Ann Arbor, with lows around 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Ann Arbor

Museums · Historic Sites

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Must see
The Henry Ford
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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 15th (Thu): relax and rejuvenate at Lake Tahoe Yoga, then contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Bay State Park, and then hit the best photo ops around with Tahoe Photographic Tours.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the South Lake Tahoe online holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Ann Arbor to South Lake Tahoe takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Ann Arbor to South Lake Tahoe. Traveling from Ann Arbor in October, plan for a bit cooler nights in South Lake Tahoe, with lows around 31°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Olympic Valley.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

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Photography Tour
Tahoe Photographic Tours
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Spa / Wellness
Lake Tahoe Yoga
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Olympic Valley

Olympic Valley ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): hike along Eagle Rock Hiking Trail, whizz through the canopy at Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks, then get engrossed in the history at Gatekeeper's Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Five Lakes Creek Trailhead.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Olympic Valley trip site.

You can drive from South Lake Tahoe to Olympic Valley in 1.5 hours. Traveling from South Lake Tahoe in October, Olympic Valley is slightly colder at night with lows of 26°F. On the 17th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Olympic Valley

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours

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History Museum
Gatekeeper's Museum
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