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Enjoy Lake Tahoe's only public boat cruise, on the most historic Tahoe vessel, to the Thunderbird Lodge. Cruise departs Zephyr Cove Resort and Marina at 10am Tuesday -Saturday. A light breakfast and lunch is included. The boat has a fully stocked...more
On our 30th Anniversary I was treated to a trip to South Lake Tahoe as part of our Membership orientation for Diamond Resorts. Part of the trip was an upgrade of an extra day plus a cruise on the historic "Tahoe" cruiser (a high speed...More
All I can say is "WOW!"-- we booked Cruise Tahoe on a whim for our wedding and it ended up being the highlight of the entire day. They picked us up at Ski Run Marina after our church ceremony and took us to our reception...More
Several of my friends raved about this tour that my friends and I wanted to take it. We were staying in South Lake Tahoe and opted for the boat ride to the Lodge rather than driving up to Incline Village and taking a bus to...More
Date of experience: June 2018
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Chris L, Owner at Cruise Tahoe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018
Thanks so much for choosing to cruise and visit the Thunderbird Lodge with us! We certainly appreciate the feedback!!
We booked the excursion that included a wonderful two hour boat ride from Zephyr Cove to the Whittlel House, and Thunderbird. Our boat captain and tour guide Stacy was top notch. She knew the story of many important properties along the lake, and took the...More
My husband and I have been boating and snow skiing at Lake Tahoe since we were both children. Over the years we've visited the many beautiful and informative sites around the lake (e.g., Vikingsholm, Tallac cottages, Hellman-Ehrman Mansion, Emigrant Trail Museum in Donner, Pope Estate,...More
For a stunning and unforgettable trip up famous Lake Tahoe to the impressive and historic Whittel mansion, hop aboard the Tahoe leaving the Tahoe Keys regularly.
George Whittel built his mansion on the north eastern shore of the lake complete with room for exotic animals...More
Date of experience: September 2016
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Chris L, Owner at Cruise Tahoe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017
Thank you so much for the review and we are glad you enjoyed the trip! One minor detail however is that we leave regularly from Zephyr Cove Resort and Marina, not the Tahoe Keys.
We had a wonderful captain take us on a 2 hour cruise to the Thunderbird Lodge on Tahoe's East Shore. He was very knowledgeable of the history of that side of Lake Tahoe and made the cruise very interesting. A light continental breakfast was served...More
We took the Tahoe from Zepher cove up to the Thunderbird Lodge. It was about 2 hours but didnt seem like it. The boat is beautiful, and they served refreshments and danish on the way. The captain and mate were very knowledgable about the boat...More
Our group opted for an early evening cruise to Emerald Bay. We brought along sandwiches and beverages were provided. My husband has mobility issues and we were nervous about him climbing onto the boat in the strong wind, but the crew was very helpful and...More