6 days in Sacramento & Reno Itinerary

6 days in Sacramento & Reno Itinerary

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6 days in Sacramento & Reno Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Drive:  1​h 45​min
1
Sacramento
— 3 nights
bus:  2​h 30​min
2
Reno
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
End: San Francisco

3
nights
Sacramento

Sacramento ©
The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
Bring the kids along to Wine Tours & Tastings and Sacramento Zoo. Get out of town with these interesting Sacramento side-trips: V. Sattui (in St. Helena) and Balloon Rides (in Napa). There's more to do: examine the collection at California State Railroad Museum.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Sacramento trip generator.

San Francisco to Sacramento is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. Traveling from San Francisco in October, plan for little chillier nights in Sacramento, with lows around 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Reno.

Things to do in Sacramento

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Napa, V. Sattui Winery
Highlights from your plan
Sacramento Zoo ©
Sacramento Zoo
Wine Tours & Tastings
California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum

2
nights
Reno

Reno ©
A sea of casinos in the high desert of the Sierra Nevadas, Reno capitalizes on gaming and nightlife.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Truckee River Walk and then kick back and relax at Sand Harbor. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at National Automobile Museum - The Harrah Collection and then take advantage of the amenities at Lake Tahoe.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Reno trip planner.

Drive from Sacramento to Reno in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train, subway, flight, and bus. In October, Reno is little chillier than Sacramento - with highs of 70°F and lows of 40°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Reno

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Lake Tahoe, Sand Harbor
Highlights from your plan
National Automobile Museum ©
National Automobile Museum
Lake Tahoe ©
Lake Tahoe

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