7 days in Lake Tahoe Area & Yosemite National Park Itinerary

7 days in Lake Tahoe Area & Yosemite National Park Itinerary

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South Lake Tahoe
— 2 nights
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Truckee
— 1 night
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South Lake Tahoe

— 2 nights
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.
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To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our South Lake Tahoe visit planning site.

Newark to South Lake Tahoe is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Newark in February, expect little chillier with lows of 22°F in South Lake Tahoe. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Tours

Side Trips

Yosemite National Park

— 3 nights
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. On the 24th (Thu), spend a scenic day exploring the area around Half Dome. There's much more to do: admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, take some stellar pictures from Valley View, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bridalveil Fall, and stroll through McGurk Meadow.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park travel route planning app.

Traveling by car from South Lake Tahoe to Yosemite National Park takes 3 hours. In February in Yosemite National Park, expect temperatures between 48°F during the day and 18°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Truckee.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Truckee

— 1 night
Truckee is an incorporated town in Nevada County, California, United States. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): ski along the peaceful trails at Tahoe Cross Country.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Truckee trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Yosemite National Park to Truckee. In February, plan for daily highs up to 45°F, and evening lows to 18°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Truckee

Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trip