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Guided Tour of Historic Virginia City and Carson City from South Lake Tahoe

Step back in time on this narrated tour following the Pony Express Trail to America’s largest historic landmark Virginia City – the Comstock Lode founded in 1859, where Mark Twain roamed the streets and everybody wanted a piece of the “Richest place on Earth “. Driver tour guide narrates about history, geography, geology, flora and fauna of the region on the way to Virginia City ( 40 miles or 1 hour 20 min. )

Tour includes a visit to The Way it was museum

per adult from




6 hours


Hotel pickup available


Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Professional guide
    What's excluded :
    • Lunch
    • Gratuities
    • Entry/Admission - The Way It Was Museum
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Governor's Mansion, 606 Mountain St, Carson City, NV 89703-3992

    Narrated tour through Carson City, also visiting the Governor's Mansion

    Pass By: Kingsbury, NV

    The tour to Virginia City takes us up Kingsbury Grade over Daggett


    Stop At: Comstock Lode, Virginia City, NV

    Virginia City is the final destination and the last settlement on the Comstock Lode

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: The Delta Saloon, 18 South C Street, Virginia City, NV 89440

    Great place for lunch and a refreshment. Historic artifacts are on display as well.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: The Way It Was Museum, 113 S C St, Virginia City, NV 89440-9800

    We believe this is the best museum in Virginia City

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: Genoa Bar, 2282 Main Street, Genoa, NV 89411

    Oldest bar in Nevada

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort departure time: 8:30amMarriott Resorts departure time: 8:35amLake Tahoe Resort hotel departure time: 8:45am
    Departure Time :
    8:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Discover Lake Tahoe Tours

Activity ID: V-6508P5

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