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Virginia City Trolley

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C Street, Virginia City, NV
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All reviews great overview quick overview minute ride lay of the land great town knowledgeable and friendly guide points of interest visitor's center great sense of humor quick tour tour guide town's history history lesson fun ride opera house the main street catholic church
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

The driver was so very knowledgeable about Virigina City history and the historical information regarding the buildings.

Thank alberthurst113
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

It's nice to sit and be driven around while being shown all the interesting buildings and hearing the stories connected to them. And there is a lot of history in this city which is a National landmark.

Thank eva1500
Reviewed June 11, 2018

This is only a 20 minute tour and covers about two and a half miles. Our carriage was pulled by a small tractor and the driver narrated via a headset and a speaker in the carriage. The narration was very clear and informative. We did...More

Thank digger2007
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

About 15 minutes long but worth it if you’d like some back story on the town and mines. The driver was our narrator and was pleasant and knowledgeable. Like I said, a quick tour of a small town - in a closed trolley

Thank ScottOnRiver
Reviewed April 17, 2018

Driver was very pleasant and extremely knowledgeable. Took it slow but kept it moving. Runs very 20 minutes.

Thank mistergLongIsland
Reviewed March 29, 2018

Price was $5 for Seniors, $6 for adults. It was a 20 minute trolley tour around Virginia City. Driver was Bill - very friendly and very knowledgable about the city. Enjoyed the tour very much!

Thank suecarr1111
Reviewed December 27, 2017

The tour takes about 30-45 minutes and you get a great overview of the history of the area given by a delightful trolley driver. It's inexpensive (only $5 if you get your ticket in advance at the Visitor Center across the street) and was thoroughly...More

Thank Grannie24
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

Short ride, driver is talking throughout and has good info on town but don't ask questions, he loses track and is rude as hell! Trolley is really old and drafty.

Thank Desertswimmer
Reviewed November 5, 2017

This is the best way to get oriented to Virginia City. The ride is about 20 minutes during which time the driver explains everything along the route including old buildings and mines. We were fortunate to have a driver who was a subject matter expert...More

Thank Sungron
Reviewed October 24, 2017

Great overview of local history and items of interest. Rather than consulting a map or walking up and down hills, this trolley helps on zero in on interesting attractions without having to walk up and down hills or over rough boardwalks. I really appreciated this...More

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Dianne S
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Response from ScottOnRiver | Reviewed this property |
THere is a parking lot right where the trolley picks up. Other free lots are around the Main Street as well - everything looks safe with easy access.
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June 28, 2017|
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