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Lake Tahoe & Emerald Bay State Park

Troy is a great guide, very knowledgeable and a truly nice guy. He took my wife and I along with... read more

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Marco Island, Florida
Well worth it... Troy was great and the lake is stunning

Taking a tour on Tahoe Time was the highlight of our trip to Lake Tahoe. We took a 3 hour afternoon... read more

Reviewed June 30, 2018
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Come aboard our charter boat for an up-close sightseeing tour of Lake Tahoe. Enjoy the sights while cruising on your own private boat with family and friends - up to six passengers per group. From the well-known Emerald Bay to the lesser traveled...more
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2435 Venice Dr E, Tahoe Keys Marina, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-3354
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Troy is a great guide, very knowledgeable and a truly nice guy. He took my wife and I along with our niece and two of her friends plus a good friend of ours on a very nice tour of the lake. He showed us several...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Taking a tour on Tahoe Time was the highlight of our trip to Lake Tahoe. We took a 3 hour afternoon tour of the lake (3-6pm) and it was perfect. We had great weather and the sun made it so you could see the bottom...More

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TahoeLakeTours, General Manager at Tahoe Lake Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

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Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful way to see Lake Tahoe and learn more about it and have FUN! Troy was wonderful from the beginning.....great communication, and very accommodating and funny. We had a blast! Wish we could be on Tahoe Time always. Thank you, Captain Troy!

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Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Spent a wonderful evening on the lake with our family touring Lake Tahoe. Troy was more than accommodating, flexible, friendly and fun. We did two hours in the evening and it was beautiful time. We would highly recommend Tahoe Lake Tours and Troy.

Thank Mac4AG
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Six of us took a 3 hour tour with Captain Troy. His knowledge of the lake and surrounding area is top notch, his patience and easy smile are very refreshing. The lake is beautiful, clear, cold and full of history. The history of the tea...More

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Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

The highlight of our trip to Lake Tahoe was our boat tour with Captain Troy. We traveled with our 3 young children and mother. We arrived a little late and Troy was so welcoming and understanding. He provided drinks and gave us a rundown of...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

We took a 2 hour tour with captain Troy and our 4 children. Troy was extremely helpful throughout. From booking the ride, to directions to his boat, to detailed advice on what to see in the South Tahoe area, a trip with Troy was a...More

1  Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Booked a short tour with Captain Troy. We had a great time, got to see many things we would have missed on our own. Highly recommend booking in advance-gets crazy here on the weekends!

Thank vickivar
Reviewed July 4, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour of Lake Tahoe with Captain Troy. He has an engaging personality and he truly does have a wealth of knowledge about the lake and its history. A highlight was a visit to historic Vikingsholm in Emerald Bay, but the entire...More

1  Thank ofstedalma
Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

If you only do one thing at Lake Tahoe, this is it. Great views of the lake and its beaches. Captain Troy was extremely helpful. This is the best way to see the lake in all its beauty.

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Matt W
July 1, 2018|
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Response from TahoeLakeTours | Property representative |
Make reservations through our web site.
July 17, 2017|
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Response from tgtahoe | Property representative |
We do 2-4 hour private boat tours in the am or pm time slot. Pick your start time? Visit our web site to check availability and to make reservations. Regards, Capt Troy Tahoe Lake Tours | Lake Tahoe Boat Tours and... More
June 19, 2016|
Response from tgtahoe | Property representative |
Sorry, we are limited up to six passengers per group of family or friends. If you can bring the group down to six, you can check specific times and additional info. through our web site and make reservations. Best... More