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Top things to do in Lake Tahoe (California)

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$70* and up
Ranked #1 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
This spectacular bay in Lake Tahoe is best approached by hiking trails.
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Eagle Falls Trail (Tahoe City)
Ranked #2 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Trails; Outdoors
A beautiful and well-marked trail.
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Ranked #3 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Scenic Drives; Landmarks
Look out over Emerald Bay.
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Vikingsholm (South Lake Tahoe)
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$51* and up
Ranked #4 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Architectural Buildings; Castles; Historic Sites; Cultural
Owner description: Built as a summer home in 1929, this grand castle on Emerald Bay is considered one of the finest examples of Scandinavian... more » Owner description: Built as a summer home in 1929, this grand castle on Emerald Bay is considered one of the finest examples of Scandinavian architecture in the Western Hemisphere. « less
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Tallac Historic Site (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #5 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Historic Sites; Museums; Cultural
Stroll through the former summer homes and gardens of four wealthy gilded-age families.
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Lower Eagle Falls (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #6 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
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Pope Beach (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #7 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
Wide sandy beach, popular with families.
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Valhalla at Lake Tahoe (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #8 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #9 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: State Parks; Outdoors
This state park in the Lake Tahoe region features one of the finest beaches in the area and several popular hiking trails.
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Van Sickle Bi-State Park (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #10 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
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Ranked #11 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: History Museums; State Parks; Museums
This museum documents the fascinating and tragic history of the Donner Party's journey to the west coast.
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Ranked #12 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
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Ranked #13 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
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South Tahoe Ice Arena (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #14 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Theaters & Stadiums
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Commons Beach Park (Tahoe City)
Ranked #15 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
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Ranked #16 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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KidZone Museum (Truckee)
Ranked #17 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Children's Museums; Museums
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Ranked #18 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: History Museums; Museums
This small museum documents the history of Nevada's native peoples and its settlement in the 18th and 19th centuries.
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Thomas F. Regan Memorial Park (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #19 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
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Ranked #20 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Outdoors
Ranked #21 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Museums
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Carson Pass (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #22 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Jobs Peak (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #23 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
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Temple Bat Yam (South Lake Tahoe)
Ranked #24 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #25 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Other
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Ranked #26 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Historic Sites; Museums
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Ranked #27 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
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Ranked #28 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
Includes public and private resort beaches, which are both well-kept.
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Ranked #29 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Specialty Museums; Museums
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North Tahoe Marina (Tahoe Vista)
Ranked #30 of 51 attractions in Lake Tahoe (California)
Category: Marinas; Outdoors
Cruise the lake on one of the powerboats rented at this marina.
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