Lake Tahoe Transportation from San Francisco

Day Trips & Excursions in USA

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The possibilities are almost endless our 3-day tour of Lake Tahoe. Avoid the stress of the drive and leave the navigating to our experienced Expedition Leader, who will deliver you there and back again full of memories. After a relaxing drive, you’ll soon be in South Lake Tahoe ready to start checking off all the activities that await: skiing, hiking, touring a castle, cruising the lake, hitting the gaming tables, and enjoying fine dining and top-flight entertainment.
Leave the driving to us and experience year-round fun at Lake Tahoe in this amazing three-day tour. In winter: Go skiing! Snowboarding! In summer: Go golfing! Jet ski! Cruise the emerald waters of the lake. Climb a mountain!There’s so much to see and do. And at the end of the day, after a great meal, enjoy live entertainment or try your luck at one of the exciting casinos!Relax after meeting you coach at a San Francisco hotel.  Catch up on your reading? Or take a nap? It’s all good as we cross the Sacramento River Delta to South Lake Tahoe on Highway 50 though the beautiful El Dorado National Forest. Along the way, your tour leader may share stories of native wildlife that thrives in the area and the historic California Gold Rush, which helped shaped the destiny of this area.You’ll arrive around noon in Stateline, Nevada, just blocks from South Lake Tahoe, California, all relaxed and raring to go! You’re on your own for accommodations and setting a weekend agenda limited only by your energy and imagination.Of course, during the snowy seasons, the area is winter wonderland. Lake Tahoe skiing at Heavenly and other resorts around the lake is world-class. You can enjoy Nordic skiing and other snow sports. You’ll find great outdoor experiences at Heavenly Mountain Resort in the summer and fall. Ride the scenic gondola to the mountain top, fly across canyons on a zip line, ride the mountain’s roller coaster, scale the climbing wall or try your hand panning for gemstones.Weather permitting, you may be drawn to the blue waters of the lake for an Emerald Bay cruise on the M.S. Dixie. Or maybe you want to get a bird’s-eye view of the bay in a helicopter flyover.  Lace up your hiking boots and roam some of the great trails in the area, including D.L. Bliss State Park, where you can take a selfie with the Balancing Rock. Explore Vikingsholm Castle’s outstanding Scandinavian architecture and scenic location. Or find some fun in the sun at popular Baldwin Beach.No matter the season, the exhilarating nightlife awaiting you at Lake Tahoe is an experience all to itself. Casinos in Stateline give you a chance to strike it rich at the slot machines or gaming tables -- or have a great time trying! You’ll enjoy great food at great restaurants and see top performers in action on concert stages.

What’s included

  • Convenient hotel pick up and drop off
  • Luxury transportation
  • Free wi-fi on board vehicle
  • Excursion to Emerald Bay (weather permitting)

What’s not included

  • Accommodations
  • Meals or beverages
  • Ski or sport rentals
  • Ticket for Heavenly gondola