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Ultimate Hoover Dam Tour from Las Vegas

Ultimate Hoover Dam Tour from Las Vegas

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Visit the Hoover Dam on this all-inclusive tour from Las Vegas. With a knowledgeable guide, learn about the history and mechanics of the dam through engaging and informative commentary. Walk through the displays and exhibits at the Visitor Center, then take the Powerplant tour. The highlight is a 'Walk on the Top'; this tour is one of the only excursions from Las Vegas to offer this feature. Round-trip transportation from select Las Vegas hotels and a restaurant lunch are included.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$80.00
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Fabulous Trip

Trevor was our guide and Gary our driver. It was a great tour. Highly recommend. The sights were unbelievable.

Kimberly_C, Jun 2020

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Hoover Dam Tour from Las Vegas

Hoover Dam Tour from Las Vegas

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You can’t visit Las Vegas without taking in the spectacular sight of the majestic Hoover Dam! A true marvel, the dam was constructed in less than five years during the Great Depression by thousands of men who ventured into Black Canyon to harness the power of the mighty Colorado. Upgrade your tour to include a visit to a chocolate factory or a paddleboat cruise on Lake Mead.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$56.99
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Deluxe Small-Group Half-Day Hoover Dam Tour from Las Vegas

Deluxe Small-Group Half-Day Hoover Dam Tour from Las Vegas

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Visit Hoover Dam on a tour from Las Vegas that includes round-trip transportation for convenient access to this National Historic Landmark. In either the morning or afternoon (select tour time when booking), explore the dam from the inside out to learn about its history, engineering and function on the Colorado River.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$82.99
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Small-Group Downtown and Fremont Street History Walking Tour

Small-Group Downtown and Fremont Street History Walking Tour

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Discover the bright lights of old Las Vegas on this walking tour. Stroll into the modern era while listening to tales of how Sin City began. Explore Fremont Street’s most fascinating attractions, like the Union Station site where it all began and the newly revitalized Fremont East to name just a few. Upgrade to visit the store from the television series ‘Pawn Stars’ and much more.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.37
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Hoover Dam Hummer Tour from Las Vegas

Hoover Dam Hummer Tour from Las Vegas

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Travel to the Hoover Dam in a luxury Hummer H2 during this half-day excursion from Las Vegas. Upon arrival, take the Discovery Tour, an experience that includes riding an elevator into the depths of the Black Canyon's walls to check out the power plant generators.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$114.99
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Area 51 Day Tour from Las Vegas

Area 51 Day Tour from Las Vegas

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Discover Area 51 on this guided, full-day adventure from Las Vegas. Travel through some of the most desolate, uninhabited and scenic desert landscape in the world to witness this infamous location. See top-secret Janet Airlines at Las Vegas International Airport, the mutant Joshua Tree Forest, mysterious Dry Lake, plus alien petroglyphs, the Black Mailbox and more. Stop for lunch at the Little A'Le'Inn. Lunch, snacks, bottled water and a hotel pickup/drop-off included.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$204.97
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Valley of Fire and Lost City Museum Tour from Las Vegas

Valley of Fire and Lost City Museum Tour from Las Vegas

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Journey back in time 3,000 years and discover the beauty and history of the Valley of Fire on this day trip from Las Vegas. Named for its red-colored rock formations, the valley was once the spiritual center of the ancient Anasazi Indians, a great early American civilization. Explore Valley of Fire State Park, the oldest and largest state park in Nevada, as well as the Lost City Museum’s priceless artifacts and ancient Indian art. It’s a spiritual- and wonder-filled adventure. Deli-style boxed lunch and Las Vegas hotel pickup/drop-off included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Death Valley Day Trip from Las Vegas

Death Valley Day Trip from Las Vegas

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Discover the lowest point in the Western Hemisphere at Death Valley National Park, the largest National Park in the US, on this guided, full-day excursion from Las Vegas. Travel on board a luxury SUV or mini coach to one of the most desolate places on earth. Learn about Death Valley’s history, landscape and wildlife along the way. Also, see other desert highlights like the old ghost town of Rhyolite, Furnace Creek, Artist’s Palette, Badwater Basin, Zabriskie Point and more. Entrance fees, lunch, snacks, bottled water and a hotel pickup/drop-off included.
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  • 10 hours
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$256.47
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Hoover Dam Comedy Tour

Hoover Dam Comedy Tour

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Enjoy an educational and entertaining trip to Hoover Dam on this sightseeing adventure from Las Vegas. Led by an informative comedian guide, visit the Hoover Dam Power plant and head to the top of the dam for a walking tour. Learn about the history of Hoover Dam, with an abundance of staggering facts. Lunch and a select hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
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$95.00
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Downtown Las Vegas Nighttime Walking Tour

Downtown Las Vegas Nighttime Walking Tour

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On this evening walking tour, see old Las Vegas in a new light as you check out downtown's hippest spots with an in-the-know guide. Walk along Fremont Street, lit up in all its neon glory, and admire the dazzling lights of the Fremont Street Experience. Stop by classic casinos such as the Golden Nugget, and hear about the city’s fascinating history and modern-day revitalization with projects like the Downtown Container Park. This tour is limited to 10 people to provide a small-group experience.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.37
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6-Hour Black Canyon and Colorado River by Motorized Raft Tour from Las Vegas

6-Hour Black Canyon and Colorado River by Motorized Raft Tour from Las Vegas

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Escape from Las Vegas to experience the Black Canyon on a gentle 6-hour raft tour on the Colorado River. Board your motorized raft at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area and relax as your guide steers the boat along the Colorado River, providing a smooth trip through the canyon landscape. Soak in the scenery of Hoover Dam, tall rock cliffs, caves, and riverside beaches as your guide shares commentary about the wildlife and history of the region. Includes boxed lunch, and hotel pickup and drop-off from Las Vegas.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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The Pop Culture Walking Tour Downtown

The Pop Culture Walking Tour Downtown

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Experience the neon sights and sounds of old Las Vegas on this guided, 2-hour, small-group walking tour. Discover one of the most famous streets in Las Vegas — Fremont Street — and hear the stories of how Sin City got it’s start. See some of the most fascinating attractions in old Las Vegas, like the Fremont Street Experience, Downtown Container Park and the Mob Museum, to name a few. A complimentary cocktail or beverage at the historic El Cortez Hotel and Casino is included.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00
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Hoover Dam Top to Bottom by Luxury SUV with Colorado River Float

Hoover Dam Top to Bottom by Luxury SUV with Colorado River Float

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Set out from your Las Vegas hotel in a luxury SUV to the Hoover Dam, a remarkable National Historic Landmark. During the ride, learn about several points of interest from your experienced guide as you relax in comfort and style. Get a bird's-eye view of the dam on the observation deck and float along the Colorado River for even more views.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$234.00
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Arizona Ghost Towns and Wild-West Day Trip from Las Vegas

Arizona Ghost Towns and Wild-West Day Trip from Las Vegas

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Step back in time to the era of gunslingers and saloon rumbles on a full-day ghost town and wild west tour from Las Vegas. Accompany your guide along Route 66, past the Hoover Dam and through Arizona’s historic ghost towns to visit places seeped in lore like the Oatman Hotel, home to a local poltergeist. Along the way, see an authentic cowboy shootout, hear entertaining facts and tales, and soak up stunning desert landscapes.
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  • 9 hours
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$229.00
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Super Hoover Dam Tour

Super Hoover Dam Tour

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Skip the process of driving around Las Vegas and picking up other guests, as this Hoover Dam Tour leaves from a central location and journeys straight out the dam. On the ride to Hoover Dam, your guide will inform and entertain you with info on the history of the dam, to the point where the drive will fly right by as you ride in air-conditioned comfort. This is the perfect tour if you want an entertaining trip that also teaches you about the dam, and maximizes the time spent visiting—rather than driving around.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Mountain Bike Historical Tunnel Trail to Hoover Dam from Las Vegas

Mountain Bike Historical Tunnel Trail to Hoover Dam from Las Vegas

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Ride a bicycle on one of the Las Vegas Valley's best bike paths during this full-day eco-tour from Las Vegas. Follow your adventure guide to the famous Hoover Dam and enjoy panoramic views of Lake Mead. All mountain biking equipment, a picnic lunch, bottled water and round-trip transportation from Las Vegas hotels is included.
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  • 7 hours
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Eldorado Canyon and Techatticup Mine Tour from Las Vegas

Eldorado Canyon and Techatticup Mine Tour from Las Vegas

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Discover Southern Nevada’s mining days on this guided, 4.5-hour, small-group trip to Eldorado Canyon from Las Vegas. Mining has been an integral part of Nevada’s history and it remains a nationally and internationally significant source of metals and minerals. Visit the historical Techatticup Mine, the oldest, richest and most-famous gold mine in Southern Nevada, and explore the surrounding canyon. Also, stop at Hoover Dam in the Black Canyon of the Colorado River. Snacks and bottled water plus a Las Vegas hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Valley of Fire State Park Tour

Valley of Fire State Park Tour

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See more to Las Vegas than just the Strip on a tour of Valley of Fire State Park. This 46,000-acre park is home to hiking trails, petroglyphs, and red rock scenery. Booking this tour saves you the stress of renting a car to reach this site northwest of the city.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$108.00
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Red Rock Canyon Tour

Red Rock Canyon Tour

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Swap the glitz and glam of Las Vegas for a day appreciating the outstanding natural wonders of the Red Rock Canyon. Avoid the hassle of traveling on busy public transport and enjoy the luxury of having private transport instead. See ancient petroglyphs (rock carvings on stone), and have plenty of time to explore scenic hiking trails.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Las Vegas Strip Casino Games and Gambling with a Local Guide

Las Vegas Strip Casino Games and Gambling with a Local Guide

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Get expert advice for playing classic casino games in Las Vegas with a small-group tour led by a local guide. Your guide shares insider tips as you visit four different casinos, including Caesars Palace and Flamingo Las Vegas. Hear about the history of gaming in Las Vegas, watch your guide demonstrate how to play, and try your hand at some games during a tour that is an ideal introduction to Sin City.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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Downtown Las Vegas Walking Tour - Night

Downtown Las Vegas Walking Tour - Night

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Bright neon lights, music, multiple stages of music, zip lines, street performers and more, the Fremont Street Experience is a vibrant and quirky descent into another world. But hidden behind all the show and glamour are the fun and sometimes dark stories of the ghosts of Old Mob Las Vegas. Get to see the fun, the nooks and crannies the typical tourist never sees - and the stories most people do not know. All brought to you by a former history teacher who loves all things Vegas. Those over 21 also get a chance at a free slot machine play for a chance to win some real money - and a complimentary photo of you with $1 million dollars cash! Tours capped at 8 people. If you have a larger group, please let me know and I can arrange a completely private tour just for you. Get to see the fun, the nooks and crannies the typical tourist never sees - and the stories most people never hear. Come away with how a tourist hotspot grew out of the hot and parched Mojave desert.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$32.00
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Red Rock Canyon Segway Tour from Las Vegas

Red Rock Canyon Segway Tour from Las Vegas

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Glide through Red Rock Canyon’s stunning formations and soaring cliffs of on a half-day Segway tour from Las Vegas. Follow your guide on hilly terrain among the canyon’s natural and historical highlights. Take in breathtaking views of the rugged scenery, and learn how the region’s flora and fauna adapt to the harsh environment. Follow undulating layers of red and orange rock, watch for the canyon’s native lizards and hawks, then finish your desert tour with transport to Las Vegas.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$189.00
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Deluxe Petit Tour of Hoover Dam, Lake Mead and Historic Boulder City

Deluxe Petit Tour of Hoover Dam, Lake Mead and Historic Boulder City

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Take a break from Vegas for a few hours with this small-group tour to Hoover Dam. Skip the hassle of renting a car and relax on the journey to the U.S.'s greatest feat of engineering. On the way back, look out for big horn sheep at Hemenway Park or check out the shops at nearby Boulder City.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Small Group Hoover Dam Tour by Luxury Tour Trekker

Small Group Hoover Dam Tour by Luxury Tour Trekker

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Visit the Hoover Dam on a small-group tour that goes inside the dam to explore the massive, working power plant. Traveling in a custom vehicle equipped with viewing windows and a flat-screen TV ensures a comfortable trip through the Nevada desert, and twice-daily departures from Las Vegas mean the tour can accommodate your own sightseeing schedule.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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