Travel — California & Nevada
South Shore/North Shore
"I thought it must be the fairest
the whole earth affords."
Lake Tahoe Scenic Vacation
Noted for its spectacular natural beauty, Lake
Tahoe's premier year-round vacation resort is one of the
most scenic destinations in the nation...if not the world!
and Book Lake Tahoe Sightseeing Tours and FUN Things To Do
Lake Tahoe — the largest alpine lake in the world — is
12 miles wide, 22 miles long and features 72 miles of sandy shoreline.
name "Tahoe" comes
from the Washoe (Native American) word "Da-ow-a-ga," which
means "Lake of the Sky."
Located along the border between California
and Nevada in the snow-capped
Sierra Nevada Mountains, South Lake Tahoe is approximately a 4-hour
drive from San Francisco.
Fun Year-Round Recreational Activities
Lake Tahoe offers a wide range of fun summer and winter recreational
activities — and the
sun shines over 300 days a year.
Best Times to Visit Lake Tahoe
Tahoe's scenic South Shore has it all — non-stop action or
relaxation. Enjoy beautiful beaches, fun water sports,
parks, forests and hiking trails, world-class ski resorts, museums,
art galleries, shopping, restaurants, casinos, nightclubs,
outdoor concerts and gambling 24/7.
4th of July Fireworks
July 4th "Lights on the Lake" is a FUN time to visit South Lake Tahoe.
Visit Heavenly Village
the Heavenly Gondola to the top of the mountain for stunning
Tahoe views. Emerald Bay, Zephyr Cove, Nevada Beach and Eagle
popular South Shore attractions.
Tahoe's "laid-back" North Shore features scenic parks
and forests, filled with giant Ponderosa Pines and Douglas
Firs...and 20 miles of shoreline. Kings Beach, Carnelian
Bay and Squaw Valley (the ski resort was host to the 1960 Winter
Olympics) are popular North Shore attractions.
Enjoy fun nightlife and gambling at the Nevada-side
Meetings & Skiing
in Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe is a perfect venue
for a Fun Getaway Escape,
VIP Retreat, Corporate
Meeting, Team-Building Event
Family Vacation...any time
of the year.
Meeting & Group
Las Vegas-style Casinos
Try your hand at "Lady Luck" at
Lake Tahoe's Las Vegas-style casinos and resorts — enjoy
Blackjack, Baccarat, Bingo, Keno, Craps, Roulette, Poker, Slot
Machines and more. More on Casinos
Lake Tahoe Tours