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Lake Tahoe

Address: CA
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Lake Tahoe Semi-Private Photography Tour
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Ranked #176 of 6,523 Activities in California
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Lighthouses, Resort Communities, Mountains, Ski/ Snowboard Areas, Bodies of Water, Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks, Traveler Resources, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: Fishing, Parasailing, Gambling, Swimming, Motor-boating, Water-skiing, Viewing wildlife, Camping, Golfing, Biking, Hiking, Skiing
Owner description: This spectacularly beautiful resort lake, with over 70 miles of...
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Type: Lighthouses, Resort Communities, Mountains, Ski/ Snowboard Areas, Bodies of Water, Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks, Traveler Resources, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: Fishing, Parasailing, Gambling, Swimming, Motor-boating, Water-skiing, Viewing wildlife, Camping, Golfing, Biking, Hiking, Skiing
Owner description: This spectacularly beautiful resort lake, with over 70 miles of shoreline, offers two "faces:" family-style on the California side and high-rise casinos on Nevada's side.
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Morgan Hill, California
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72 reviews 72 reviews
35 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I've been to Lake Tahoe many a time in my life. Each visit to the lake and surrounding majestic mountain range of Sierra Nevada is a privilege and joy. What better way to experience nature in its pristine glory and drink in all the wonder than at Lake Tahoe and the plethora of trails nearby? A great place to visit... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This was my 2nd visit to Lake Tahoe.I like this area very much but the government has to improve the traffic with a better logistics.It is ridiculous to spent 7 hours from Castro Valley to South Lake TaTahoe.I am not sure if I return again.

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Denver, Colorado
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We visited Lake Tahoe in the last week of December. It was a pretty cold day. The drive from Reno was pretty scenic. And the view of lake Tahoe was stunning. We found time to spend some time on the beach front. The view of the lake was spectacular. But for better weather we would have ended up spending more... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

This the special lake that i ever seen. For those who like photography. It is a very cool place to visit... for those who is the first timer. This is best place to visit. Recommend to go early morning. The snow on top of the lake is simply amazing...

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California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Lake tahoe is very calm and peaceful place with lovely scenic views arounds. A nice weekend getaway!

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Baguio City, Baguio, Philippines
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Lake Tahoe is really far from a city. Most specially Sacramento where we came from! Took us 2-3 to be driven to the lake itself. Luckily, there are rest stops along the way and a couple of fast food chains. About the Lake cruises, its a really big boat (I recommend staying at the lowest floor where the souvenir shop... More 

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Davis, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The place is lovely and peaceful. During the beginning of winter season the snow gives a unique view from the roads.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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26 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

it was wonderful drive from Sanfrisco to Lake Tahoe up around 3.5 hours.. Very rare combo of Forest--Lake--Fountain--Ice at One Place ... Its very Gorgeous Lake by look...for roaming around the lake as well as roaming in the lake by Car Boat too.. Lots of Casino around the lake with lovely Hotels lake side.. Its better to stay overnight here... More 

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Puerto Rico
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44 reviews 44 reviews
22 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

If you LOVE nature at its best, Lake Tahoe is the place to visit! I loved the ride down from Sacramento!!! The lake is beautiful, the falls are beautiful, the colors were crisp and bright! Loved it!

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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43 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We visited on Labor Day. As we were driving into Lake Tahoe, it appeared that THOUSANDS were leaving and the roads leading out of Lake Tahoe were bumper to bumper, slow traffic. Fortunately, we were driving in! We only had the day to visit Lake Tahoe. We chose to stop at the visitor center on the west side and then... More 

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