8 days in Lake Tahoe Area Itinerary

8 days in Lake Tahoe Area Itinerary

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Truckee
— 2 nights
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South Lake Tahoe
— 5 nights

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Truckee

Truckee ©
Truckee is an incorporated town in Nevada County, California, United States. Explore Truckee's surroundings by going to Incline Village (Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park & Sand Harbor). And it doesn't end there: admire the majestic nature at Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum, take an unforgettable tour with HeliTahoe, tee off at Kings Beach Miniature Golf, and whizz through the canopy at Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks.

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New York City to Truckee is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. Traveling from New York City in November, you will find days in Truckee are slightly colder (50°F), and nights are much colder (22°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Truckee

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

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Sand Harbor ©
Sand Harbor
Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks ©
Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks

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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.
South Lake Tahoe is known for historic sites, beaches, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: surround yourself with nature on Tahoe Photographic Tours, step into the grandiose world of Vikingsholm, try to win big at Casino at Harrah's Lake Tahoe, and contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Bay State Park.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our South Lake Tahoe trip itinerary site.

Getting from Truckee to South Lake Tahoe by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. November in South Lake Tahoe sees daily highs of 52°F and lows of 26°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Tahoe Photographic Tours ©
Tahoe Photographic Tours
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park
Tallac Historic Site ©
Tallac Historic Site

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