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“A Must Seen View !” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe
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$38.06*
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Ranked #102 of 8,579 things to do in California
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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.
Cairo
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“A Must Seen View !”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2013

Well , since i am coming from the middle east and not used to this SNOW And White View :) , Lake Tahoe was an excellent place to go to in the weekened , i was in San Jose for work and had a free weekend to spend , so 5 hours drive was not so bad for the view and the Gondola Lift to Mountain.....I wish i had learend how to Ski then i would really have made use of the heavenly resort ...They had up there the best view for the Lake and Town , also up there you can mulitple choices for Ski , Eating and all type of snow activities ...like the snowmobile

Visited January 2013
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Reno, Nevada
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“We love Lake Tahoe year-round!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2013

What's not to love... crisp mountain air, great restaurants, fantastic hiking trails, world-class skiing, and one of the most beautiful bodies of water on the planet! Summer brings out the best in this scenic area with winding mountain roads for amazing motorcycle riding. South Lake offers an interesting hatchery museum and horseback riding, West Shore has Emerald Bay and beautiful Eagle Falls, North Shore has the Lone Eagle and a great golf course....there is so much to explore around Lake Tahoe that you could spend a week and just scratch the surface. It is an extreme sports heaven all year-round...check out the hang gliders on the east side of Mt. Rose and the winter sports at North Star, Diamond Peak, Mt. Rose/Slide Mountain, Heavenly and Squaw Valley! Don't miss a horse-drawn carriage around the town in South Shore! Best of all, Lake Tahoe is so close to Reno, Sparks, Carson City and Virginia City that you can also explore those areas! If you're into motorcycles, be sure to visit Nevada Motorcycle Specialties / Reno KTM in Sparks. They are a destination for all KTM/Husaberg riders because they are one of the oldest dealerships in the USA! Our favorite restaurants in Lake Tahoe are the Lone Eagle Grill in North Shore (think big rock fireplace, great food right on the lake) and Garwoods on the North/East Shore (wooden deck right on the lake with a dock to tie off your boat). Oh yeah, there are great casinos on the Nevada side of the lake! Be sure to check out the CalNeva where they have a pool that is 1/2 in Nevada and 1/2 in California...and they say that Marilyn Monroe and the Rat Pack hung out there!

Visited November 2012
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Hyderabad, India
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“Awesome place for playing with snow.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2012

Reach to the top of the place and you will find some places filled with good amount of snow and the drive around the lake is awesome with nice view points for photography.

Visited November 2012
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Powell, Tennessee
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130 reviews
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“Beautiful scenery”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2012

This beautiful lake is so blue you think it isn't real. Take a boat ride either on the show boat or on a catamaran....both are fun and gets you beautiful photos and many interesting stories of the area.

Visited December 2011
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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Lake Tahoe California and Nevada”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2012

This must be one of the most beautiful places in the world. A drive around the lake is a must with stops at various places including view of Emerald Bay. South Lake Tahoe has just about everything for the visitor and just across the State Line in Nevada there are the casinos with even more of them at Incline Village and on the North shore. The Nevada State Park on Lake Tahoe is beautiful and no fee for parking or entry.

Visited September 2012
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