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Virginia City NV Day Tour

(4.7) Based on 11 reviews
901 Ski Run Blvd South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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Virginia City NV Day Tour
Detail Tour lasts approximately 7 hours
Detail Price includes ride on V&T Railroad (in season
Detail Appropriate for All Ages
Detail Both Cameras and Video Cameras are Permitted
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Explore one of the most stunning places on the continent when you make your way to Lake Tahoe and the surrounding area on a day trip. If you are vacationing in Lake Tahoe and want to explore some of the other nearby cities, the Virginia City NV Day Tour is the perfect selection. This day trip takes guests to Virginia City where they can experience even more fun.

Transportation to Virginia City

Ride in comfortable reclining seats on a comfortable mini bus as you follow the historic trail of the Pony Express through the land where Wild Mustangs still roam free. Your guide driver narrates about the history of the area as well as the geography, geology and wildlife that you are viewing through the large windows of this luxury mini-bus. The transportation lasts approximately 1.5 hours before you arrive in Virginia City. 

Train Ride

Once you arrive in in the city, you make a stop at F Street where you take a Lake Tahoe train ride on the historic Virginia & Truckee Railroad to Gold Hill and back. This incredible train ride affords guests some of the most stunning vantage points in the area, and it offers an incredible way to explore. 

Free Time in Virginia City

(2.5 hours)
With free time in Virginia City, you will be able to explore to your heart's content. Then you'll have a chance to explore Virginia City's historic neighborhoods.  Visit mansions, museums, actual mines and pick up souvenir jewelry in the gold and silver stores.  No visit is complete without a stroll along the board sidewalks of main street.  C street is home to historic saloons filled with antiques and relics. In all the expedition takes seven hours and includes transportation both ways.
Spend the day exploring the stunning atmosphere of Virginia City on this exciting Day Tour. Enjoy transportation, a train ride, and free time to roam around and explore. From the fascinating history to the beautiful scenery, you'll walk away with a new appreciation for the Lake Tahoe area.
 4.7   |    11 reviews
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Carol Kimmerle
Kenmore, NY
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"We really enjoyed this tour."
We really enjoyed this tour. Our driver was knowledgeable and pleasant. The overall activities were fun!
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Russell Hawkins
Costa Mesa, CA
Verified Traveler

"Very enjoyable experience."
The driver was very knowledgeable, professional, yet fun at the same time. He made the information interesting and fun to listen to, with a little humor too. Very enjoyable experience. Highly recommended.
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Patti Rogstad
Chickasha, OK
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"highly recommend!"
We thoroughly enjoyed the tour. Our guide was very informative and even took us to see some wild mustangs. It was nice to enjoy the ride and not have to worry about watching the rode. We had a better view out of the comfortable tour bus windows than we would have had in our car. Would highly recommend!
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Lin Shaffer
Sandy, UT
Verified Traveler

"everything was perfect"
Had a great time, tour guide on the shuttle was fun and knowledgeable .. Train ride was interesting and informative .. Everything was perfect
Frequently Asked Questions for Virginia City NV Day Tour:
  • What is included in the admission price?
    Includes transportation, guided tour, and a ride on V&T railroad (in season).
  • What methods of transportation does the Virginia City NV Day Tour use?
    Includes a charter shuttle bus.
  • Approximately how long does the Virginia City NV Day Tour last?
    The tour lasts approximately 7 hours.
  • For what ages is the tour appropriate?
    Appropriate for all ages.
  • What type of dress & footwear are recommended?
    Comfortable outdoor clothing.
  • Is photography / video recording allowed on the Virginia City NV Day Tour ?
    Both photography and video cameras are permitted.
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