27 days in Lake Tahoe (California) Itinerary

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Fly to Reno Tahoe International Airport, Drive to Truckee
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Truckee
— 10 nights
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South Lake Tahoe
— 14 nights
Drive to Reno Tahoe International Airport, Fly to Jakarta

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Truckee — 10 nights

Truckee is an incorporated town in Nevada County, California, United States. Explore hidden gems such as Donner Pass and Spa at Squaw Creek. Venture out of the city with trips to Eagle Rock Hiking Trail (in Homewood) and Tahoe City - South/North Trailheads (in Tahoe City). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Donner Lake, walk around Kings Beach State Recreation Area, snap pictures at Rainbow Bridge / Donner Summit Bridge, and admire the majestic nature at Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum.

To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Truckee trip itinerary builder app.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Truckee is an approximately 28-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Jakarta to Truckee is minus 15 hours. Traveling from Jakarta in September, expect Truckee to be cooler, temps between 26°C and 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to South Lake Tahoe.
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South Lake Tahoe — 14 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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Rubicon Trail and Wine Tours From Tahoe. You'll find plenty of places to visit near South Lake Tahoe: Meeks Bay Beach (in Tahoma) and Hellman-Ehrman Mansion (in Tahoe City). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's lots more to do: stroll through Kiva Beach, experience rural life at Tahoe Trout Farm, steep yourself in history at Tallac Historic Site, and take in the dramatic scenery at Glen Alpine Falls.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the South Lake Tahoe trip planner.

You can drive from Truckee to South Lake Tahoe in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in South Lake Tahoe can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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Lake Tahoe (California) travel guide

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Lake of the Sky
Straddling the border between California and Nevada, Lake Tahoe draws visitors from both states and beyond to its shores. With an average of 300 sunny days annually, it's no surprise that the lake is a favorite among outdoor enthusiasts. The blue-green waters beckon travelers for swimming, boating, windsurfing, or kayaking. The lake also has a number of walking trails for those who don't want to get wet. In the colder months, skiers take to the surrounding mountains. The south shore is the most developed side of the lake, with more things to do, while the west and north shores are generally more tranquil.
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