Stunning Lake Tahoe is the largest alpine lake in North America at nearly 500km2. Surrounded by the majestic Sierra Nevada Mountains, it is easy to relax and enjoy this wilderness wonderland which sits on the border of California and Nevada. With a wide range of activities available year-round, coupled with great nightlife, world-class casinos and top-notch restaurants, there is something for everyone in this magnificent part of the world.
This alpine paradise is the perfect winter wonderland. A blanket of white covers the trees, and snowmen start popping up all over the place. Warm up with a hot chocolate, then grab your snow boots and jacket, it’s time to head out! Winter in the Sierras is celebrated by going skiing or snowboarding at some world-class resorts and by exploring endless backcountry trails. Dog sledding and ice skating are fantastic activities the whole family can enjoy – why not take a sleigh ride too!
Health & Wellness
With natural beauty all around, Lake Tahoe is the perfect place to relax and rejuvenate your body. North Tahoe has you covered when it comes to day spas. Stillwater Spa & Salon takes rejuvenation and relaxation to the ultimate in the perfect setting nestled high in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. The spa services are inspired by the classic elements of air, water, earth and fire with an ambiance of cosy mountain elegance. There’s even a summer solstice wellness retreat focusing on creating balance between a healthy body, mind, and soul. Down in South Tahoe, take a stroll around the lake, or enjoy a yoga class on the beach (or on a paddleboard!) at sunrise. The one-of-a-kind restaurants in South Tahoe serve local produce to satisfy your tastebuds.
Lake Tahoe is the perfect setting for adrenaline-pumping water sports during the summer time. Take a speed boat ride at Zephyr Cove, or try your skills on a jetski! If you’re looking for something a little more relaxing, enjoy a sunset cruise on an historic paddlewheeler or head out for a day of fishing. Lake Tahoe is home to plenty of fish and the water is so clear that you can see up to 22 metres below the surface!
Mountain bikers from all over the world come to Lake Tahoe to experience the daredevil downhill track known as the Saxon Creek Trail. But biking at Lake Tahoe isn’t just for the experts, there are plenty of stunning scenic routes, like the Flume Trail, and you can hire a bike from many locations around the lake. If you’re feeling adventurous, there are many hiking trails to help you discover the best this region has to offer, including hidden waterfalls and glacier-carved granite slopes.
The Infinity Experience
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