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2 Hour Sailing Cruise on Lake Tahoe

2 Hour Sailing Cruise on Lake Tahoe

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Sail Tahoe Blue is the premier sailing charter in South Lake Tahoe. We offer a unique sailing adventure and include complementary local beer and wine, as well as non-alcoholic beverages on all of our daily cruises. Unlike other tour boats which take 50+ passengers, our sailing yacht, "Blue", limits our capacity to 18 passengers. If you care to enjoy the beauty of propulsion by Mother Nature without the sound and smell of an engine, come sail with us!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.00
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Small-Group Day Trip to Yosemite from Lake Tahoe

Small-Group Day Trip to Yosemite from Lake Tahoe

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Explore the scenic highlights of Yosemite National Park on a full-day, small-group guided trip from Lake Tahoe with a lunchtime picnic beside Cascade Falls. Capture unforgettable images of the park’s soaring rock walls and craggy peaks then enjoy an invigorating hike to Yosemite Falls or Bridalveil Falls, where high-mountain rivers tumble from sheer granite cliffs. Spot rock climbers scaling the face of El Capitan, watch for deer in alpine meadows, and take in the timeless beauty of California’s High Sierra mountains.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$250.00
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Tahoe Helicopter Tour: Lakes and Waterfalls
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Tahoe Helicopter Tour: Lakes and Waterfalls

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Weight limits apply: Maximum per-passenger weight is 250lbs. Maximum weight of all passengers combined must not exceed 500lbs. Passenger weights must be accurately provided at time of booking. Groups reaching a combined weight of 500 lbs will be subject to a weight check upon arrival for their flight. Any individual weighing 300 lbs or more will not be permitted to fly per the limitations of the aircraft. Any cancellation of a planned flight due to weights exceeding the maximum allowable aircraft weight (individual or combined) will be charged at full price. Starting at South Tahoe Airport, this 30 minute tour first embarks to Emerald Bay, then south past Mount Tallac, and over the shoreline of Fallen Leaf lake. Head west over Glen Alpine Falls below, climbing towards Pyramid Peak. The area is scattered with myriad lakes and waterfalls. Fly over Lake Aloha and past Horsetail Falls, dropping nearly 500 feet.
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Full-Day Lake Tahoe Circle Tour including Squaw Valley
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Full-Day Lake Tahoe Circle Tour including Squaw Valley

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Travel all the way around scenic Lake Tahoe in a comfortable shuttle on this 7-hour tour. Led by a local guide, you’ll cover close to 70 miles (110km), making stops at the beautiful vistas of Sand Harbor and Emerald Bay. You’ll also visit a charming village at Squaw Valley Ski Resort, and explore Tahoe City on the lake’s north shore, stopping to purchase lunch. As you go, your guide will provide rich historical context for the beautiful landscape surrounding you.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Emerald Bay Helicopter Tour of Lake Tahoe

Emerald Bay Helicopter Tour of Lake Tahoe

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Weight limits apply: Maximum per-passenger weight is 250lbs. Maximum weight of all passengers combined must not exceed 500lbs. Passenger weights must be accurately provided at time of booking. Groups reaching a combined weight of 500 lbs will be subject to a weight check upon arrival for their flight. Any individual weighing 300 lbs or more will not be permitted to fly per the limitations of the aircraft. Any cancellation of a planned flight due to weights exceeding the maximum allowable aircraft weight (individual or combined) will be charged at full price. Showcasing beautiful Fallen Leaf lake, Cascade Lake, Taylor Creek, and Pope Beach, this tour heads to breathtaking Emerald Bay. Surrounded by granite cathedrals and fed by Eagle falls, the lake's only true bay is named for its emerald green waters.
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  • 10 to 12 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$110.00
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Wild West Day Trip from Lake Tahoe with Train Ride

Wild West Day Trip from Lake Tahoe with Train Ride

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Go back in time to the old Wild West on this tour from South Lake Tahoe to Virginia City, Nevada, including a train ride on the Virginia & Truckee Railroad. With a guide, you’ll start your day trip by minibus, driving along part of the Pony Express. When you reach Virginia City, a National Historic Landmark District, take a 6.5-mile round-trip train ride before enjoying free time in town to explore at your leisure, perhaps visiting museums or a historical saloon.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Lake Tahoe Small-Group Photography Scenic Half-Day Tour

Lake Tahoe Small-Group Photography Scenic Half-Day Tour

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Tahoe photographic tours offer a unique way to enjoy Lake Tahoe’s natural wonders and receive photography tips as you are led by an experienced photo guide who provides tips and shares information about the area. Whether you’re looking to snap a poster-worthy shot of snow-covered mountains, towering trees, wild flowers or the glassy lake itself, you’ll learn how to shoot in the great outdoors and see some of Lake Tahoe’s most beautiful natural sights, including Emerald Bay. Select either a half-day or full-day tour.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$189.00
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Ultimate Lake Tahoe Self-Driving Audio Tour

Ultimate Lake Tahoe Self-Driving Audio Tour

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Get to know Lake Tahoe while keeping your eyes on the road and the magnificent scenery with a self-guided audio tour designed for listening in your own car. Many of Tahoe's natural and historic treasures are tucked away, but this downloadable smartphone app will take you to must-see locations and hidden gems. Start and stop the tour whenever you like, and explore Tahoe at your own pace.
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  • 3 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Emerald Bay Sunset Boat tour in the Grateful Red
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Emerald Bay Sunset Boat tour in the Grateful Red

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Up the romance factor on your trip to Lake Tahoe with this private boat charter. Leave the crowds behind by setting sail on an elegant boat. Customize the itinerary to your own preferences and watch the sun go down as you cruise through Emerald Bay, stopping at places such as Sugar Pine State Park or Secret Harbor.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Ski or Snowboard Rental in Lake Tahoe

Ski or Snowboard Rental in Lake Tahoe

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Hit the slopes of Tahoe this winter with a ski or snowboard rental package in South Lake Tahoe. You’ll be fitted by trained staff members who will make sure you leave with the boots, bindings, and skis or snowboard that are right for your skill level. Plus, receive maps of area resorts and tips about mountain safety. By reserving in advance, you’ll ensure you won’t miss out on rentals for your family during the busy ski season. Four rental locations are available, and you can choose a 1-, 2- or 3-day package.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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Half-Day Coastal Self-Guided Electric Bike Tour | The Iconic East Shore Trail

Half-Day Coastal Self-Guided Electric Bike Tour | The Iconic East Shore Trail

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Group tours of any kind can either go too fast or too slow, making for a less than ideal experience. Explore Lake Tahoe at your own pace with this self-guided electric bike tour on East Shore Trail and make stops when you choose to. Your journey along the trail ends at Sand Harbor, a popular area for swimming and boating.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.00
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Scenic Snowshoe Adventure in South Lake Tahoe, CA

Scenic Snowshoe Adventure in South Lake Tahoe, CA

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Tahoe Outdoor Adventures top rated guides take you off the beaten track and away from the usual touristy areas. Our small group activities require virtually no experience at all. Romantic getaways, solo travelers, families and dogs are all welcome! This epic excursion takes you on a journey to some of our secret gems of South Lake Tahoe. All of the equipment will be provided including trekking poles, as well as instruction if needed. Our guided activities provide guests with breathtaking views along with amazing nature and wildlife photo opportunities. We will be in safe areas with the most amazing scenery that you will not find on your own. Go at your own pace while your guide leads the way through the scenic wonderland. Let us know the degree of difficulty that you would like and we will do our best to accommodate you. As local experts we will know exactly where to take you depending on your comfort level. Let us show you places that are our favorite hidden treasures.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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Zephyr Cove Helicopter Tour

Zephyr Cove Helicopter Tour

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This tour encompasses the entire south shore of Lake Tahoe, starting with a trip up the east shore into Nevada. Witness the beautiful indigo blue waters and teal shorelines as you fly to Zephyr Cove. After circling Zephyr Cove, the tour heads west along the south shoreline past Fallen Leaf Lake and Cascade Lake to Emerald Bay.
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  • 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Truckee River: Boca to Floriston Run (Class III Whitewater)

Truckee River: Boca to Floriston Run (Class III Whitewater)

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Paddle your way through California's flora and fauna on a 4.5-hour whitewater rafting tour down the Truckee River. Offered in both the morning and afternoon, it’s easy to fit the thrilling excursion into your busy schedule. With gentle to moderate rapids, this 7-mile route is perfect for first-time rafters or families with kids (minimum 7-years-old). On hot days, you can enjoy a swimming break in natural pools along the way.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$88.00
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Full-Day Self-Guided Electric Bike Tour | Lake Tahoe's Iconic East Shore Trail

Full-Day Self-Guided Electric Bike Tour | Lake Tahoe's Iconic East Shore Trail

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Explore many miles of Lake Tahoe's beautiful East Shore Trail without breaking a sweat on a self-guided e-bike tour. Set the bike's battery boost settings to your own personal preference, and set off on fully paved, traffic-free paths for a stress-free day of cycling. The bike is yours for the entire day, along with bike locks so you can pop off to enjoy beaches and forests along the way.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board Rentals - Special Insight on Crystal Clear Coves

Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board Rentals - Special Insight on Crystal Clear Coves

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Lake Tahoe is one of the most beautiful lakes of all California and Nevada but experiencing the lake beachside doesn't get you close enough to the water. Take a kayak or standup paddleboard out on the water with this Lake Tahoe Kayak and Standup Paddleboard Rental from Glenbrook. You'll get to explore on your own at your own pace without a tour group holding you back.
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  • 2 hours to 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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Private Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe Tour (2 hours)

Private Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe Tour (2 hours)

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Explore Lake Tahoe’s famous Emerald Bay the vintage way aboard a restored classic wooden boat from the 1950s. With this private charter for up to six passengers, cruise the lake on your own terms with a dedicated captain who knows the best vistas and shorelines. Cruise during the calmest and least-crowded times of day to experience the lake the way it was meant to be.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$700.00
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Sunset Hike and Photography Tour in South Lake Tahoe

Sunset Hike and Photography Tour in South Lake Tahoe

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See Lake Tahoe at it's most spectacular, as it's lit up by the setting sun! Leave the crowds of tourists behind as top-rated guide company,Tahoe Outdoor Adventures takes you off-the-beaten-path. Experienced guides combine hiking and photography into one jaw dropping adventure. Hike, climb, and explore giant boulders on top of this 360 degree view of Lake Tahoe during this golden hour as your creative guide snaps away! Bring your cell phone or camera and take your own photos of the unobstructed lake views as the setting sun illuminates the sky. This moderately challenging two hour trek will provide breathtaking sunset views that you will not find on your own. Romantic getaways, solo travelers, families and dogs are welcome. Go at your own pace while your guide leads the way. As local experts we will know exactly where to take you depending on your comfort level. Let us show your our favorite hidden treasures of the area and feel free to reach out if your date is unavailable!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Clear Kayak Tour of Lake Tahoe

Clear Kayak Tour of Lake Tahoe

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Clearly Tahoe specializes in providing unique guided tours in completely transparent kayaks. Join us for an unforgettable adventure as you paddle through the crystal clear waters and explore depths of up to 65 feet below the surface! Our tours suitable for all ages and skill levels (6+). This is an activity the whole family can enjoy together. This tour will take guests south along the shoreline from Sand Harbor State Park to the famous Bonsai Rock. There will be complimentary shuttle transportation for this activity. All shuttles are scheduled to depart from our Clearly Tahoe Shop in Incline Village, NV. Guests should arrive 15 minutes before their scheduled activity for check in. Address below. Limitations: Company policies, age and weight restrictions apply: Guests must be 6 years or older to participate in activity. The total combined weight limit for boats must not exceed 375lbs. Pets are not permitted on this experience. *Visit us online for full Company Policies*
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Lake Tahoe Helicopter Tour: Circle the Lake

Lake Tahoe Helicopter Tour: Circle the Lake

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See spectacular Lake Tahoe from above on a memorable helicopter flight. An aerial view is simply the best way to appreciate Tahoe's deep blue and green hues ringed by mountains and forested shorelines. View Emerald Bay, marinas, villages, and ski resorts like never before on this thrilling adventure with live narration from the pilot.
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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$392.00
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Private Boat Charter on Lake Tahoe with Captain Half Day

Private Boat Charter on Lake Tahoe with Captain Half Day

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Escape from the crowds and cruise around Lake Tahoe in style. This private boat charter is exclusively for your party and takes you onto the lake and to beautiful beaches on board an elegant boat. Along the way you'll visit landmarks including Vikingsholm Castle and D.L. Bliss State Park.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Heavenly Premium Ski Rental Including Delivery

Heavenly Premium Ski Rental Including Delivery

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Get delivery of your ski and snowboard rental with this premium service in South Tahoe. Avoid waiting in the long lines at rental shops to get your boots, helmets, skis and snowboards. Order your gear ahead of time and get your equipment delivered to your home or vacation rental at a time of your choosing. Enjoy a custom in-home fitting by the expert technician to ensure you get the right fit. After you've shredded the slopes, schedule pickup at a time that's convenient for you.
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  • 5 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$116.48
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2 Hour Private Boat tour on Beautiful Lake Tahoe in the White Lightning
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2 Hour Private Boat tour on Beautiful Lake Tahoe in the White Lightning

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The highlight of your vacation will be enjoying beautiful Lake Tahoe in your own private luxury boat. This 25 ft powerboat holds up to eight guests and includes a driver so you can relax and enjoy the day! The boat is luxurious and fast, 502mag 436 horse power engine, $3,000 stereo system and an open bow. You depart the Tahoe Keys Marina past beautiful Pope Beach, Baldwin Beach and historic Camp Richardson. Along the way, there are perfect photo opportunities, and swimming spots. We continue cruising to the famous Emerald Bay, the most photographed place on the lake. Natural beauty abounds and you’ll see the only island on Lake Tahoe, Fannette Island and cruise to the end of Emerald Bay where you will see the famous Vikingsholm Mansion. There’s time to swim, or play/picnic on the beach - the time is yours to enjoy Lake Tahoe on your own, private luxury boat. Pricing includes driver, gas, safety gear, beach toys - bring anything you like on board and enjoy the day!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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North Lake Tahoe Boulders Private Exploration on a Paddle Board or Kayak

North Lake Tahoe Boulders Private Exploration on a Paddle Board or Kayak

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Experience the iconic Lake Tahoe picturesque landscape with views of boulder fields and crystal clear blue waters. Our unique, self-guided kayak and paddle board adventure is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. You will paddle by natural hot springs, through giant boulder fields, and across the California/Nevada state line with beautiful views of Lake Tahoe's North Shore, including Kings Beach, Brockway Springs, Speedboat Beach, and Crystal Bay. It's family-friendly and a wonderful experience for all. Dry bags and waterproof cell phone cases are included in the experience so that you can bring your camera or smartphone along to take photos of the gorgeous Lake Tahoe scenery.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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