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Nevada City Travel Guide

Once a mining town during the gold rush, Nevada City still has a lot to offer vacationers looking for a good time; you will feel like you have struck gold! Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the downtown Historic District and admire the 18th century buildings or visit the state parks here for fantastic hiking and biking trails. What’s more, the dining will never leave visitors disappointed in Nevada City. There is everything from farmer’s markets to local restaurants. While there are no chain restaurants, there are plenty of hidden gems!

Things to Do in Nevada City

South Yuba River State Park is our favorite favorite place to visit in Nevada City. This is a scenic place where anyone can go hiking, boating, or even pan for gold in the South Yuba River. The Malakoff Diggins State historic Park is also a beautiful place for an adventure since it is found in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada. Train lovers will get excited for the Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum, here tourists can tour the rail yard, learn fun facts in the museum, and see artefacts not found anywhere else.

Best Time to Visit Nevada City

Summers get really hot in Nevada City, which means that the best times of the year to visit Nevada City is during the spring and fall. These seasons provide a pleasant temperature that allows travelers to get outdoors. In addition, a lot of visitors come to see the Nevada City Classic cycling race that is held in June.

Price and Availability Index in Nevada City

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Nevada City is in January, while the cheapest month is in February. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Nevada City is in the high season in July. Nevada City has its low season in March, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Nevada City tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Nevada City tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Nevada City

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Nevada City. The hottest month in Nevada City is April, when temperatures peak at 102 ˚F. The coolest month is February, when temperatures drop to 27 ˚F. The wettest month in Nevada City is February with 17.34 inches of rain, while the driest month is August with 0.1 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Nevada City

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Glamping Hub and more. We have 424 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Nevada City ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. A trip to Nevada City can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $18 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $159 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Nevada City, then you can choose from over 302 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 45 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 10 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Nevada City by car, be sure to choose from 291 accommodations that provide parking. 14 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 124 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

We combine a wide variety of Nevada City accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 6 providers, including 239 places to stay from Airbnb, 55 accommodations from VRBO and 28 places to stay from Glamping Hub.

331 of our accommodations in Nevada City have been reviewed and rated. 82% are rated excellent or good. 144 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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