Day Trips & Itineraries
The Unexpected is Yours to Discover
There’s so much awesomeness to experience in Reno-Tahoe you’ll want to share the experience with everyone you know. Bring your family, bring your friends, bring your associations and groups, or your business. No matter what the occasion, you’re sure to have a great time. We’ve created a few suggested itineraries to help you start planning the escape.
A Fall Day in Carson Valley
Take a delicious journey through Carson Valley on a crisp, autumn day.
Find Holiday Cheer in Carson Valley
Spend a joyful day getting in the holiday spirit at these great Carson Valley stops.
Fill Your Wellness Cup in Carson Valley
There’s no better place to focus on mental health and physical wellbeing than Carson Valley. Here’s a one-day itinerary meant to do just that.
Full Day Activities from Reno-Tahoe
There’s so much to do in and around Reno-Tahoe, this robust list of activities will have you adding days to your trip.
Group Excursions from Reno-Tahoe
No matter what your group is looking for, there’s an outdoor excursion that will fit the bill in Reno-Tahoe. From boating to birding and golf to off-roading, check out this list of group excursions.
Reno-Tahoe Three-Day Tour
Experience the Reno-Tahoe Territory, a diverse region of high desert valleys, majestic tree-lined mountains and world famous Lake Tahoe. There’s no other place that can claim the beauty of Lake Tahoe, the action of the “Biggest Little City in the World,” the rich history of the Comstock Lode, and the state’s oldest recorded settlement.
Outdoor Adventure in Carson City
Carson City boasts a wide variety of year-round outdoor adventures. Visitors will find plenty of open space and fresh mountain air to enjoy.
Six Ways to Experience Carson Valley
From historic Genoa to fishing and wildlife, Carson Valley offers many adventures. Check out these six itineraries, all based in the beautiful Carson Valley.
Discover The History of Reno-Tahoe
If you’re ready to head out into the great wide open areas of northern Nevada, there are far too many options to enjoy in just one day. This suggested itinerary will help your group get outside to enjoy the great weather, scenery and fresh air.
Three Days in Reno-Tahoe
For a variety of adventure and activities in Reno-Tahoe, this three-day itinerary takes you all over our destination, hitting highlights along the way. Including Reno, Virginia City, Carson City, Carson Valley and Lake Tahoe.
3-Night Northern Nevada Adventure
Explore Nevada’s deep-rooted Native American heritage. The entire state is known as Indian Territory. Native peoples have dwelled in the state’s valleys, deserts, and mountains for many years.
The Sacred Secrets of Virginia City
Tour behind the scenes of Virginia City’s most famous, historic churches and landmarks. Experience a unique perspective on religion and sin that most visitors to Virginia City never see.
Step Back in Time in Historic Virginia City
Step back in time and take a fascinating cultural and historical journey in Virginia City. This itinerary includes the discovery of the richest silver deposit the world has ever known as well as Virginia City’s most revered and historical buildings.
Family Fun in Reno-Tahoe
Families visiting Reno-Tahoe can choose from a wide variety of activities to make their trips memorable and fun. This two-day itinerary takes your family from downtown Reno to North Lake Tahoe.
3-Night Southern Nevada Adventure
Experience the southern part of Nevada’s Indian Territory with visits to Red Rock National Conservation Area, Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge and more with this three-night itinerary.
Nevada State History Tour
Carson City offers an array of historical attractions, museums and buildings that highlight the rich history of the state.
Loneliest Road in America
Drive the Loneliest Road in America, the stretch of U.S. Route 50 that traverses central Nevada, and we guarantee you’ll find more than peace and quiet.
Free Range Art Highway
Nevada is full of talented traditional artists, with a long list of galleries and museums to show for it. But for some reason, on Highway 95 in Nevada between Las Vegas and Reno, there’s a lot of stuff that’s just plain “far out”—in more ways than one—which is exactly why we dig it.
The spirit of Burning Man can be found year-round in northern Nevada. Trace the route Burners take every August on their annual pilgrimage “home” to Burning Man from Reno, out to the Black Rock Desert and beyond.
Nine Holes & History in Carson City
Enjoy a day of scenic golf against the Sierra Nevada Mountains followed by rich, colorful history in Nevada’s state capital, Carson City.
History of the Old West in Carson City
History buffs will love strolling in the footsteps of Kit Carson and riding the rails in Carson City.
Scenic Rim of The Lake Tour
Embark on a scenic journey unlike any other – 72 miles around Lake Tahoe. Considered “The Most Beautiful Drive in America,” this is a pleasant way to spend a whole day or half a day depending on the length of stops and side trips.