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Things to Do in May in Lake Tahoe

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Plan a fun end-of-school celebration or your first family getaway of the summer with these awesome things to do in Lake Tahoe, CA! From cruises to hot air balloon rides, there are plenty of attractions to create the best itinerary. Plus, book a hotel for a complete stay.

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Top May Things To Do In Lake Tahoe
May 1, 2021 to May 31, 2021
M.S. Dixie II Sightseeing & Sunset Dinner Cruises
Guests will be treated to an amazing on-board experience out on the beautiful lake Tahoe curtesy of Nevada’s biggest ship that was voted “Best Cruise in Nevada” by Nevada magazine the M.S. Dixie II. Guests will have the time of their lives taking in the beautiful scenery of the trio of sights from Lake Tahoe, Emerald Bay, and Zephyr Cove. The guests will listen to the Captain as he explains the historical value of the 2 houses one on the mountains as a massive Victorian mansion, and a teacup house on the central island in Emerald Bay, built for Mrs. Lora Knight. The Captain will also tell you how the glaciers formed the granite rocks that line the skyline of the lake, and they will follow that up with a lesson on the history of Emerald Bay. After which, guests can dine in the dining hall that serves 5-star food from its on-board restaurant, while listening to live music and partaking on the dance floor. The night is only complete once the guests take in the amazing colors of the sunset.
May 1, 2021 to May 31, 2021
Lake Tahoe Sightseeing Cruises Aboard the Bleu Wave
Enjoy stunning sights and the finest sights and sound of the area on this exciting cruising venture. During this expedition, visitors will get to know the area, scenery, and more.
May 15, 2021 to May 31, 2021
Lake Tahoe Hot Air Balloons
High Rise Imagine taking in all of the sights and sounds of Lake Tahoe from above. Having the view and landscape from a breathtaking position is just the thing you should put on your list for a May day spring fling. The month of May is known for celebrations and warm weather that welcomes the beauty of spring so well. Why not add another layer of experience by air at Lake Tahoe Balloons Flight? Sunrise is the chosen time of day to begin getting in on the fun with the crew of this balloon inflation process. Next you will climb aboard the Tahoe Flyer, the only world's specialized USCG launch recovery vessel. Rising above up into the air the experience becomes more exhilarating by the moment as memories are created every foot you climb in a vacation to rival them all. Imagine a 360 scene over open water where the following will be yours to experience:
  • Lake Tahoe
  • Yosemite
  • Emerald Bay
Do not miss the opportunity to enjoy refreshments along your route feeling the fresh air envelope you while learning about the area. You will land, champagne toast in hand then cruise back to the start at the marina, a 4 hour event from start to finish. So don't miss your chance to take part in a flight you will not soon forget.
May 1, 2021 to May 31, 2021
Lake Tahoe Helicopter Tours
Take a lake Tahoe helicopter tour in May!
If you have not already heard about Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe is one of the best places to visit in North America. It has very many beautiful views that you will definitely enjoy seeing a from a helicopter tour. This is the perfect tour for you to go on whether it’s with your children and family or whether it is for an anniversary trip or a trip with your friends.
You will have the opportunity to meet your entire flight crew before you get on the helicopter which can be a great way for you to feel a lot more relaxed before you go on the tour. You will be able to see some amazing sides and views as well as take some incredible pictures that you will be able to show your friends or family members back home.
Visiting a fall and leave, Crystal Bay and Emerald Bay will all be great ways for you to create amazing memories with your friends or by yourself!
May 1, 2021 to May 31, 2021
Tahoe Adventure Company Snowshoe Tours
Come and see Lake Tahoe from a more personal and close up view while snowshoeing up the Sierra Mountain Range. Breathe the fresh air, see some of the most beautiful alpine in the country, and enjoy the peace of nature with your friends and family. Let us guide you to get the most out of your adventure with one of our knowledgeable and experienced guides on this 2 to 3 mile journey in the mountains. If you want to get the absolute most out of your trip to Lake Tahoe then come to see us in May for the most incredible weather and to avoid the big crowds. Contact us today to get your trip booked and have your next vacation all taken care of by our professional staff. All of the necessary equipment is provided for you to make the experience less stressful and more convenient with Tahoe Snow Shoe Adventures.
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