The perfect day trip from Las Vegas! If you’re looking to take a break from the bright lights of the Las Vegas Strip, Valley of Fire State Park makes the perfect half-day excursion. This was definitely one of the highlights of my trip to Nevada!
Just roughly an hour east of Las Vegas sits the Valley of Fire State Park, and this road trip there and back will have you reaching for the camera at every turn. Worth the drive. We rented a convertible for a day.
No time to visit the while you're in Las Vegas? There's another spot only 50 miles away from the Strip that's just as much fun to visit - the Valley of Fire! Discover 9 amazing sights you can see at the Valley of Fire.
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