On a visit to South Lake Tahoe you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for South Lake Tahoe. These places are what South Lake Tahoe is all about. These must see places in South Lake Tahoe will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Heavenly Village Way, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
The Gondola is primarily a winter attraction, but even in the summer, the sweeping views of Lake Tahoe that it offers on the way up is worth the ride. 2.5 miles long, it takes you up to the Observation Deck, a platform 9123 feet high, from where you can take in panoramas of both California and Nevada. That’s only halfway up. If you go all the...
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CA-89, Tahoma, CA 96142
11:00 am - 04:00 pm
When you pull into the parking lot off Highway 89, you’ll have to hike a short trail to get to Vikingsholm…and it’s worth it! The views of Emerald Bay from here are beautiful. However, this trail is steep! Bring water, and be ready to rest.
The house itself… well, they call it a castle. It’s a terrific example of Sca...
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Tallac Historic Site, Valhalla Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
There are actually three attractions to this place: the Baldwin Estate, the Pope Estate and Valhalla. It all opens only during summer. The entire area offers a glimpse into Tahoe as it was during the 1800s; even then Tahoe was a popular summer retreat. Highlights are:
The Pope Estate: See how the elite lived in an hour-long tour.
Prices: Adults US...
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Emerald Bay, South Lake Tahoe, CA
12:01 am - 12:00 am
One of South Lake Tahoes’ most popular and pretty hikes, this leads along an upper Eagle Fall and a lower Eagle Falls to Eagle Falls lake, which is perfect for family picnics. The water is only a trickle in the summer–so make sure that you’re visiting in the spring, when the fall is splendorous.
The start of your problems is getti...
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Pope Beach Campground, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Families love this beach. It’s clean and shallow and long. Watersports include kayaking, swimming and wind-surfing. There are some lovely trails around for jogging and bicycling. Picnic table and standing BBQs round out the food areas, which also have snack shacks. There are rentals from where you can pick up watersports gear. Thank goodness,...
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2455 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pirates, mushrooms, giant spiders and dinosaurs are only a few of the many fun highlights of this fun family mini-golf course. They’re very helpful about accommodation and hosting events here too, so bring on the birthday bash! There are 18 hole courses (three of them).
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Tahoe Keys Marina, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
05:00 am - 11:00 am
This is quite an adventure. Early in the morning, you board a vessel, where breakfast is served as you cruise to the launch site. At launch site, you’ll see the highly experienced crew inflate the gigantic balloon and prepare it for launch. And then you’ll board the balloon. This magnificent craft will take you up to a height of 10000 &...
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Lake Tahoe 15 US-50, Stateline, NV 89449
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Straddling the borders of California and Nevada, this 725-acre park gets its name from old henry Van Sickle, who had a farm here back in the 1860s. Tourists took notice of it when it became an equestrian stable. Today, most of its attraction is down to the historic barn, a 1917 log cabin and various hiking trails, which lead to the Tahoe Rim Trail,...
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1176 Rufus Allen Blvd. South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
06:30 am - 08:00 pm
South Lake Tahoe’s only indoor ice skating rink must be versatile! It has to please many different parties, from ice skaters to, to ice hockey player to just families looking to have a good time. And it does! The ice is kept in superb condition but it may be a good idea to check out whether or not it’s free to use on the day and time yo...