Lake Tahoe Cruises

The best sightseeing cruises on Lake Tahoe!

Be sure to fit one of these fantastic Lake Tahoe cruises into your intinery!


Thunderbird Lodge Lake Tahoe

This guided tour includes breakfast and a picnic lunch on a 40-foot cruiser!

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Lake Tahoe Sightseeing Cruises

Look into these two fantastic sightseeing cruises in Lake Tahoe.

Lake Tahoe offers so much for visitors to see and do that it can seem difficult to narrow down which activities and sights to include on your itinery.  Taking one of the sightseeing boat cruises in Lake Tahoe can be a great way to fit multiple must-see Tahoe attractions into a short time-span. These feature the gorgeous views and historical background of the area so consider one of these sightseeing boat cruises in Lake Tahoe.

  • Tahoe Duck Tours: Set out in a vintage 1945 DUKW vehicle for a unique way to explore all that Lake Tahoe has to offer. This is a more intimate experience than some other sightseeing boat cruises in Lake Tahoe, and the whole family will enjoy cruising in this amphibious vehicle as they learn about the flora, fauna and history of the area. The views are stunning, and the guides make it a fun and informative experience for everyone during this fast-paced tour that lasts for an hour and 20 minutes.
  • Emerald Bay Cruise on M. S. Dixie II: This sight-seeing tour has a duration of two hours, so guests will have plenty of time to take in the stunning Lake Tahoe Views and relax as they soak up some interesting tidbits about the area. The cruise features remarkable views of the Vikingholms Castle, Fenette Island and Emerald Bay. The entire tour is narrated, so visitors can learn about the history of the stone mansions, charming islands and more. Guests will even hear about some sunken treasure in Lake Tahoe!

North Tahoe Cruises

Offering daily cruises from May to October and luxurious private charters for special occasions and weddings!

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Lake Tahoe Dinner Cruises

Have a relaxing and entertaining evening on one of the Lake Tahoe Cruises with a delicious meal!

Fancy spending some quality time with your loved ones as you sail through Lake Tahoe? Catch glimpses of the Sierra Nevada mountains and sparkling waters on one of these Tahoe dinner cruises that also offer delicious food and fun entertainment. Relax, dance and snap some photos on one of these wonderful Tahoe cruises.

  • The Tahoe Queen: Plan a trip on the Tahoe Queen, and embark on a Sierra Sunset Dinner Cruise. Travelling down the water in an authentic Mississippi paddlewheeler can make for an ideal romantic getaway, or a memorable activity for the whole family. Watch the sunset as you eat a delicious meal. Guests will definitely want to bring their camera as capturing an image of the setting sun on the water and between the mountains is a once in a lifetime occassion that you'll certainly want to commemorate. A live band will get the party started, so feel free to dance the night away on this Tahoe dinner cruise.
  • M.S. Dixie II Sunset Dinner Cruise: This 3 and a half hour cruise gives guests the perfect opportunity to watch the sunset over spectacular Lake Tahoe views, and eat to their heart's content. The meal is comprised of local organic foods like tasty chicken dishes and line-caught trought and is freshly prepared onboard the boat. Round out the evening with dancing to the live music by one of Tahoe's local bands.

M.S. Dixie II Sunset Dinner Cruise

Enjoy dinner, drinks and dancing on one of Lake Tahoe's finest cruises!

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Lake Tahoe Cruises are a wonderful way to explore the serene waters that surround the area. One of the best ways to discover the natural beauty and sights is by taking one of the sightseeing boat cruises in Lake Tahoe. There is a cruise for everyone - whether guests are seeking out a niche cruise or a one of the more general Tahoe dinner cruises. What follows is a compilation of some of the best Lake Tahoe Cruises.
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South Shore (CA)
Jet Skis, SUP, Kayaks, Parasailing, Boat Rentals, Public Cruises & Mooring Buoys!

Address: 4041 Lakeshore Boulevard South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Captained Speed Boat Rentals, Sightseeing, Photo Tours, Sunset Cruises, Waterski, SuperTubing & Wakeboard Instruction!

South Shore (CA)

Water Skiing, Wakeboarding, Wakesurfing, Tubing, Boat Tours for all Ages!

Address: Tahoe Keys Marina 2435 Venice Dr.  South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
North Shore (NV) / Incline & Crystal Bay

The Thunderbird Lodge Lake Tahoe is a historical beauty!

Address: 5000 Highway 28  Incline Village,, NV 89451
South Shore (CA)

Classic Tahoe Queen Cruise Wows Sightseers

Address: 900 Ski Run Blvd South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
South Shore (CA)

Tahoe Ducks Tours is a Stunning Land and Water Adventure!

Address: 1001 Heavenly Village Way Suite 31  South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
North & West Shore (CA)

North Tahoe Cruises Offers Guests a Scenic Tour Aboard a Beautiful Steamboat!

Address: 952 N. Lake Blvd.  Tahoe City , CA 96145
South Shore (NV)

Eat, Drink, And Be Merry on M.S. Dixie II Sunset Dinner Cruise!

Address: 760 U.S. Highway 50, East Shore Drive Zephyr Cove, NV 89448

Exploring the area via a boat cruise is one of the more popular things to do in Lake Tahoe, and is a fabulous way to fully take in the sweeping vistas and rich local history of the surroundings. Sightseeing cruises allow guests to fit many of the top Tahoe sights and attractions into a short amount of time, while dinner cruises will leave guests relaxed and content after a night of delicious food and dancing. Whether guests decide they would prefer to explore North Lake Tahoe or South Lake Tahoe, they can't go wrong on any of these!