8 days in Vancouver & Lake Tahoe (California) Itinerary

8 days in Vancouver & Lake Tahoe (California) Itinerary

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8 days in Vancouver & Lake Tahoe (California) Itinerary

Houston, United States
Fly:  8​h 15​min
Vancouver, Canada
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
Truckee, United States
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h
Houston, United States

2
days
Vancouver, Canada

Vancouver ©
Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): stroll through Stanley Park and then wander the streets of Vancouver Downtown. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Vancouver Aquarium and then snap pictures at Capilano Suspension Bridge.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Vancouver trip builder website .

Houston, USA to Vancouver is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Houston to Vancouver, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Houston in March: highs in Vancouver hover around 51°F, while lows dip to 41°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Truckee.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Capilano Suspension Bridge
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Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Vancouver Aquarium ©
Vancouver Aquarium
Capilano Suspension Bridge
Capilano Suspension Bridge

5
days
Truckee, United States

Truckee
Truckee is an incorporated town in Nevada County, California, United States. Explore Truckee's surroundings by going to Sand Harbor (in Incline Village) and Stateline (Harveys Casino & Casino at Harrah's Lake Tahoe). On the 28th (Wed), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Northstar California. On the 29th (Thu), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Squaw Valley Ski Area. There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Lake Tahoe, grab your bike and head to Northstar Ski Resort, explore the engaging exhibits at KidZone Museum, and admire the majestic nature at Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Truckee road trip planning site .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Vancouver to Truckee. Traveling from Vancouver in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Truckee, with lows of 22°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Truckee

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Stateline, Sand Harbor, Squaw Valley Ski Area, Lake Tahoe
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Northstar California
Northstar California
Sand Harbor
Sand Harbor
Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe

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