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Tahoe Photographic Tours

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Address: 1679 Erie Circle, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Phone Number: 530-577-5264
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Description: Tahoe Photographic Tours is the first and most experienced personalized...
Tahoe Photographic Tours is the first and most experienced personalized Scenic Guide and Photographic Service in Lake Tahoe. Our tours concentrate on showing you the very best of Tahoe. We take you to not only must-see Tahoe locations, but off the beaten path as well. We know the best spots, and when to be there. Whether you are a skilled photographer seeking out the most Photographic locations, an aspiring photographer, or just starting out; Tahoe Photographic Tours will help optimize your vacation time. Showcasing some of the best locations, you will see beautiful waterfalls, pristine forests, back country lakes, wildlife, high mountain vistas, and of course Lake Tahoe. Stunning photo opportunities abound. Since our tours are semi-private, we believe in letting you experience Tahoe at your pace. We allow plenty of time at each stop for you to relax and immerse yourself in the beautiful landscape around you and capture memorable images if you desire. From your first contact with us, you can expect excellence in service, photographs you will cherish for a lifetime and down-to-earth Tahoe hospitality.
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Best way to see Tahoe, and get the best photos!

What an amazing day spent with Doug, our guide and photographer. he was a wealth of knowledge about the area, and was laid back enough for my 15 year old son to find him "wise... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2015
Virginia B
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

What an amazing day spent with Doug, our guide and photographer. he was a wealth of knowledge about the area, and was laid back enough for my 15 year old son to find him "wise" and cool. I chose this because of the rave reviews, and they are spot on. I'm not a photographer, and this was such a treat.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

My wife, friend, and myself spent a half day with Griffin and had a wonderful experience. I have been a serious photographer for over fifty years and done annual photo trips for the past 25 years. While this trip was not principally a photo trip, finding someone like Griffin to take us around and show us some spots that I... More 

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Keith P, Owner at Tahoe Photographic Tours, responded to this review

Hello Tahoe Photographic Tours guest. Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. Since you have had the pleasure of taking many previous Photographic Tours, your positive input is especially appreciated! Our guide Griffin is really doing a wonderful job and I am lucky to have him on my team. Thank you again for your comments and we... More 

Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

What a lovely day spent with Griffin, our guide and photographer. You know how it can get a bit embarrassing to keep asking someone to take your photo coz after so many times they start to get annoyed? Well, none of that on this tour. Your guide will gladly take your photos in the most scenic spots in South Lake... More 

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Keith P, Owner at Tahoe Photographic Tours, responded to this review

Hello Tahoe Photographic Tours guest. Thank you so very much for taking the time to write such a detailed review. The input I receive is invaluable to the success of our company. The Tahoe Photographic Tours Team sincerely cares about creating a wonderful experience that hopefully will be the highlight of your visit to Lake Tahoe. Your guide Griffin is... More 

San Jose, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

My friend and I (both avid photographers) went out with Tahoe Photographic Tours for a tour this last weekend. We took a half day tour of South Lake Tahoe. Our guide (Griffin) was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable about the area and photography. We had a good time. My friend (a pro photographer) was a bit apprehensive going in as he... More 

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Keith P, Owner at Tahoe Photographic Tours, responded to this review

Hello Tahoe Photographic Tours guest. Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. As you know often great photographic opportunities can exist during inclement weather. I'm glad that Griffin was able to find some good locations in the weather, and that everyone had a good time. We look forward to your next visit and hopefully great weather! More 

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

This was a great tour and I highly recommend it to anyone who visits Lake Tahoe. Mike was our guide and he was extremely informative, a great guy and made everything just perfect. His photos of us and the scenic views were of extremely high quality, capturing the amazing beauty of the lakes and the mountains. He was surprised when... More 

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Keith P, Owner at Tahoe Photographic Tours, responded to this review

Hello Tahoe Photographic Tours Guest. Thank you very much for taking the time to write such an informative review. I"m glad to hear that Mike was an excellent guide and captured some wonderful pictures for you that you will always cherish. Once Mike informed us he had a proposal on your tour we were all excited to be a part... More 

Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Picture yourself here in Lake Tahoe with a fantastic guide, a terrific personalized tour, with pictures of memories of your visit to treasure and share with your family, friends and loved ones for a life time. I went on a tour of Lake Tahoe with Keith and had the best afternoon! It was President's Day weekend and he knew all... More 

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Keith P, Owner at Tahoe Photographic Tours, responded to this review

Hello Tahoe Photographic Tours guest. Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a detailed review. I know that you have been on tour with us many times. It is such a pleasure to spend time with you and watch your photography grow. Thank you again for being such a loyal dedicated Tahoe Photographic Tours guest. Keep... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Excellent tour, great guide, very informative, and terrific photos. I would certainly recommend! We were picked up at our hotel and returned at end of tour with a great experience we will always remember.

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Keith P, Owner at Tahoe Photographic Tours, responded to this review

Hello Tahoe Photographic Tours Guest. Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. Your input is very important and serves as a barometer to help Judge our guests experience. It is great to hear that you had such a good time and would recommend us to those that inquire. Thank you again and we look forward to your... More 

New York
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We decided to do the tour after seeing these incredible reviews on tripadvisor and it 100% lived up to it!!! Griffin was our tour guide and he was fantastic-very personable, professional, and an incredible photographer. He gave us great tips on how to use our DSLR camera and took even better shots with his. We had a blast spending the... More 

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Keith P, Owner at Tahoe Photographic Tours, responded to this review

Hello Tahoe Photographic Tours Guest. Thank you so very much for taking the time to write such a detailed review. I"m glad to hear that Griffin did such a fantastic job! It is great to hear our guests saying on a regular basis that their tour with us was the highlight of their trip to Lake Tahoe. I am very... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

My boyfriend and I were so thrilled with the pictures that Griffin took on our tour! They look absolutely professional and beautiful in every way. Griffin really went out of his way to maximize our experience. Definitely worth it!

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Keith P, Owner at Tahoe Photographic Tours, responded to this review

Hello Tahoe Photographic Tours Guest. Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. Your input is very much appreciated, and is an invaluable tool for all Business owners. Most important is that you had a great time with your guide Griffin and you were ecstatic over the pictures that he took of your party. The pictures are a... More 

Abingdon, Virginia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

My boyfriend and I booked a 3/4 day length tour. TPT were so friendly, flexible, and adaptive to our ski schedule. The day we went on the tour was perfect weather. We enjoyed a short hike, the most picturesque locations, and received invaluable information about the lake and recommendations for restaurants. Mike and Griffin did a great job of teaching... More 

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