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USAThe Sierra Spree: Lake Tahoe and Yosemite National Park

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There is more than just gold in California's Sierra Nevada mountain range! Wild regions of giant sequoias trees draw shade on massive glacial lakes and rushing rivers turn into incredible waterfalls. Lake Tahoe and Yosemite are the focus of this nature escape - offering hikes, bikes and kayaks in the fresh air and fresh water of the mountains. ...

There is more than just gold in California's Sierra Nevada mountain range! Wild regions of giant sequoias trees draw shade on massive glacial lakes and rushing rivers turn into incredible waterfalls. Lake Tahoe and Yosemite are the focus of this nature escape - offering hikes, bikes and kayaks in the fresh air and fresh water of the mountains. 

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  • Lake
    Lake
  • Nature escape
    Nature escape
  • Mountain
    Mountain
  • Sailing activities
    Sailing activities
  • Walking and trekking
    Walking and trekking

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Day 1: Stunning Lake Tahoe

Welcome to the Biggest Little City in the World! 

Your adventure begins where the Sierra Nevada Mountains and Great Basin collide.

Upon arrival to Reno, Nevada you’ll grab your rental car and make your way for a two night stay in Lake Tahoe, also known as The Jewell of the Sierras.   

Visited:
Lake Tahoe, Nevada

Day 2: Hiking the Lake & Dinner Cruise

Today is yours to take in the beauty of North America’s largest alpine lake. 

There are few bodies of water in the world as captivating and clear as Lake Tahoe.  You can take a hike, drive or relax on a sandy beach. 

The clean mountain air will elevate your mind and spirit. This evening you’ll be hopping onboard the MS Dixie for a dinner cruise to Emerald Bay. 

Visited:
Lake Tahoe

Day 3: Into the wild wilderness of Yosemite

Today you’ll be treated with stunning views as you make your way to Yosemite National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. 

This drive will take your breath away and the vista’s entering the park will stay captured in your mind forever. 

This afternoon you’ll be taking a Ranger guided Valley Tram tour to get the most out of your time. Stay inside the park tonight, a rare and unforgettable overnight experience.

Visited:
Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park

Day 4: Yosemite Valley & San Francisco's Bay

Wake up in the Yosemite Valley and watch the sun trickle down on the giant granite monoliths that surround you. 

Take a morning walk and enjoy the scenery without the crowds before making your way out of the park towards the City by the Bay.

An included sunset catamaran cruise will take you by iconic San Francisco landmarks such as Alcatraz Island and directly beneath the Golden Gate Bridge. 

Take a stroll along Fisherman’s Wharf, grab some delectable Italian cuisine in North Beach and take a ride on a historic Cable Car to wrap up a sensational mini getaway. 

Visited:
Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park, San Francisco

Day 5: Adventure comes to an end . . .

Today your epic mini adventure comes to an end  

Hopefully this little dose of the Sierra Mountains and Pacific Coast will have you itching to plan your next trip! 

Visited:
San Francisco

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Price details

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The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

For 2 Adults
SeasonPrice Per Adult
Average trip price
All year round $840

Included in the price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • In-trip ground transportation
  • Activities according to your customized trip
  • Airport transfers
  • 24/7 local agency support
  • Trip creation with an expert local agent
  • Car rental

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  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Services gratuities
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
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