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Hoover Dam and Lake Mead Cruise with Lunch

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    What to Expect
    Meet a driver at your centrally-located hotel in Las Vegas, then begin the short drive to the Hoover Dam. Upon arrival at the dam, you'll have a fascinating glimpse of the interior on a Power Plant Tour, with an expert guide to show you around.

    Find out how the dam was built in the 1930s and about the workers who lived in nearby Boulder City, then get an overview of how the Hoover Dam powers public and private utilities across the Southwest.

    Following your tour of the Hoover Dam, board the Desert Princess paddle wheel boat for a lunch cruise. Sit in the cool, climate-controlled cabins, or head to the open-air top deck for views across the man-made lake. A deli-style lunch of a hero sandwich, chips, fruit, and drinks will be served during the cruise.

    This tour concludes with return transfer to Las Vegas, and drop-off at your original departure point.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Las Vegas, NV, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time
    7:15 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Live commentary on board
    • Deli-style lunch
    • National Park fees
    • Entry/Admission - Hoover Dam
    • Entry/Admission - Lake Mead National Recreation Area
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Luggage is not permitted on this tour
    • Deli lunch served aboard the Desert Princess includes: Hero sandwich, chips, fruit and choice of beverage
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Really enjoyed it and the driver, Bill I think! Was brilliant! Would definitely recommend. Great few hours out.

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Simon M
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The weather was not as hot as we expected in early September. It was a bit windy but the boat captain was able to take us into Black Canyon which is the original course of the Colorado River. It was pretty interesting as far as...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank 294Judie
    Reviewed September 7, 2019

    My husband and I are not huge fans of bus tours but in the Vegas heat, we decided to sign up for this tour so we didn’t have to worry about driving on our own. Hoover Dam was a very cool sight but the tour...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Connector516786
    Reviewed September 6, 2019

    My husband enjoyed just not as much as he thought. I never wanted to go only did so for him. Too hot outside to enjoy the view.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Laura S
    Reviewed August 16, 2019 via mobile

    Overall a decent experience. Could've use a little more time at the dam before we rushed off to the bost ride. For those elderly or slower folks this would've been a little challenge. Food for lunch on the boat was marginal at best. Lunch meat,...More

    Thank Jesse N
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    April 30, 2019|
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    Response from jes648 | Reviewed this property |
    When we were there a couple of the elevators were under repair; therefore, the time to access the generator room was more than two hours. As a result they gave us a refund for the inability to see that part of Hoover Dam... More
    September 20, 2018|
    Response from busseyfmps |
    We saw several children on the tour for the power plant.
    August 19, 2018|
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    Response from S S | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed at The Venetian we were last but one pick up we Picked up at hotel off strip but stopped off at several Coming back sure they will accommodate you they were a very helpful company
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