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“An engineering marvel”
Review of Hoover Dam Bypass

Hoover Dam Bypass
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Grand Canyon West Rim and Hoover Dam Day Tour from Las Vegas with Optional...
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Ultimate Hoover Dam Tour
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Hoover Dam Bus Tour Plus Generator Room Bonus
Ranked #12 of 459 things to do in Las Vegas
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Reviewed July 18, 2014

Been to Vegas several times amd finally got to go this time. The dam tour was already booked on the time we wanted so we just picked the plant tour. It was very informational and we were just in awe at this great feat. What an impressive work of mankind. We are proud to be part of this land of great inventors and innovators

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Reviewed July 18, 2014

I was never a history buff, but quit the gambling and partying for half an day and take a bus tour to the Hoover Dam! We have been there two times (skipped it the first time because I didn't see the importance). Go down inside the mountain to see the combines and the works - well worth it, and I am a girl! This is one time when the over-used "AMAZING" is appropriate. Truly. See this and stand on the bridge between two states. We enjoyed the bus tour because the driver told us so much of the local history way back to the present that we would have missed if we drove there. There's a lot to see other that the lights when in Vegas so we highly recommend seeing this. Children will be amazed, too, and the newly built bridge is also incredible!

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Reviewed July 15, 2014

We arrived early in the morning and were able to purchase our desired tour time. The place was really busy after we arrived so early morning arrival is key.

We did the $30 tour which included going inside the the dam. Just the history and structure alone are worth seeing. Granted $30 seems a bit much for the entire tour but it was worth seeing and experiencing. Our tour guide was very informative and funny. She kept it interesting and answered all of our questions. There is tight security so don't bring drinks, food, or pocket knives.

The views were great.

1  Thank 1214cbly
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Reviewed July 15, 2014

This is one of my favorites. Some of the things you see here will amaze you. The is great fun for anyone who is able to go down without being fear of small spaces.

Thank Cory H
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Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

We went there during the season of cool weather, nice scenic along the way by. Quite amazing to see a dam in middle of a desert

Thank JasonHanis
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