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This spectacularly beautiful resort lake, with over 70 miles of shoreline,...

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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$38.06*
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Ski or Snowboard Rental in Lake Tahoe
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$149.00*
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South Lake Tahoe Boat Rental
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$62.50*
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Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay Cruise on M.S. Dixie II

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You arrive to the lake and you get to the whole different place, it looks like Canada's little town with wooden houses deep in the forest, a lot of trees and huge lake. I loved... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Anastasia E
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52 reviews
42 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You arrive to the lake and you get to the whole different place, it looks like Canada's little town with wooden houses deep in the forest, a lot of trees and huge lake. I loved the atmosphere in this area, I would love to come back, because we spent there only one day. We went in second half of September... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went to Reno for a week (December 2016) to celebrate our anniversary and took a day trip to Lake Tahoe. The views from every angle are GORGEOUS ... mountains and trees everywhere and snow capped mountains in December. I would not have missed it for the world.

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Cottonwood, California
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61 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

We went to Lake Tahoe for our fiftieth wedding anniversary a couple of years ago. Beautiful clear lake and water. Went to a few casinos, there are some beautiful drives in this area, lots of good restaurants too.

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Lake Tahoe (Nevada), Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

We live nearby and whether it's a family outing or a group of hikers etc., this area has so much to offer alongside beautiful scenery. Every season is full of great things you can do. Since winter is coming up, try snowshoe tours or skiing...summers are popular with picnics, mountain biking and hiking and of course soaking up the sun!

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pune
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

It was a really beautiful place and really worth visiting. Saw almost all of its periphery right from north to east to southern tip, each area is unique in its own way. The waters are different shades of blue, reminded me of Pangong Lake at Leh.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

So beautiful! The water is the bluest fresh water I have ever seen. The mountains as a backdrop is beyond words. The people are friendly and the surrounding towns are quaint and comfortable. Great family vacation spot!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

One of the must-see places if you are within reaching distance. Activities for both summer and winter. If you are visiting in late summer or fall, you might be a little disappointed. Has activities for all age groups. Visit the Emerald bay, take a cruise or get involved in some water-sports, parasailing or jet-skiing, if you are hydrophobic, take a... More 

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Las Vegas, NV, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

It's my paradise. There may even be more beautiful places on this earth (not by much), but I doubt the other places will offer as much as Lake Tahoe. Everything you need and nothing you don't.

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Exmouth , wes
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

How stunning... I heard so many things about Lake Tahoe... But nothing prepares you for its beauty in real time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Perfect spot to relax! Beautiful views, good food, live music, outdoor activities. Wine cruise was excellent!

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