Death Valley

Death Valley Travel Guide

Articles about Death Valley

By Travelandleisure.com Staff

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By Lyndsey Matthews

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By Andrea Cooper

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By Katie Hammel

These dramatic natural wonders prove that Mother Nature can wow even the most seasoned travelers.

By Jim Atkinson
Barreling down Nevada Highway 374 toward Death Valley National Park and a lemon drop of a sun, it occurred to me that the principal allure of the desert is that nothing quite normal survives there. Take the Goldwell Open Air Museum down the highwa...

Hotels in Death Valley

The stucco buildings with orange tiled roofs have been recently updated and are set around a lush garden of date and fan palms near a warm-spring-fed pool.

Restaurants in Death Valley

Watch for the exuberantly tacky billboards for the Mad Greek. The silly Greek restaurant is surrounded by plaster statues, but the draws are its delicious lamb dishes and fresh strawberry shakes.

Things to do in Death Valley

The 1.8-mile-long Death Valley hiking and biking trail starts in the village, runs through stunning natural salt sculptures, and ends with a descent down a sand dune.