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M.S. Dixie II

Highway 50 at Zephyr Cove, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
+1 800-238-2463
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US$ 62.50*
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Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay Cruise on M.S. Dixie II
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US$ 95.00*
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M.S Dixie II Sunset Dinner Cruise
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From daytime to sunset, The MS Dixie / Lake Tahoe Cruises offer spectacular views, fresh air and an unforgettable journey.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Highway 50 at Zephyr Cove, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
+1 800-238-2463
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The ad posted in our hotel made it sound great, but after 20 minutes online and 15 minutes on hold via phone, it appears that this offer no longer exists.

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely evening for a ride not the Dixie II. We chose the dinner cruise and were not disappointed. Ribeye steak was delicious and prepared exactly as asked. Lots of options and good service. The views of Emerald Cove cannot be missed. Definitely worth...More

Thank trvlisfun2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the 2:30 cruise. It was open seating on 3 levels. We really enjoyed being on the water. It was beautiful! Narrator explained various things about the lake and Emerald Bay was beautiful. Bar type food (nachos, chicken fingers) was available for purchase,...More

1  Thank Jill B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My two friends and I did this for fun and I'm so happy we did! You get amazing views with this cruise. And there's a guy dressed as Mark Twain that gives you historical facts about Lake Tahoe. Full restaurant and bar also available.

Thank Leah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The vessel is a faux sternwheeler that takes people across Lake Tahoe to visit Vikingsholm, a faux Scandinavian castle that was built in 1929 as a summer home. The structure is photogenic and the lake scenery is nicely accented by the setting sun. Boarding was...More

Thank TBearden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although it's a little pricey, it is definitely a great time. I might be a little jaded because I went on a beautiful day. It's a two-hour ride across the lake to Emerald Bay and back. There is a lot of history and information in...More

Thank Karl T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good experience cruising at lunch with my young kids. Perfect length of time and beautiful views of Emerald bay. Ate lunch on the boat and the prices were lower than I was expecting. Food was ok. Went on a week day and there was plenty...More

Thank Christie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a recent trip to Lake Tahoe, we made sure to reserve seats on the MS Dixie II so we could see more of and learn more about Lake Tahoe. It was a very pleasant 2-hour trip, primarily around the southern part of the Lake....More

Thank Doreen G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I really enjoyed the dinner and relaxing cruise. The pictures we were able to take of the lake and mountains are outstanding. We were able to have a couple of glasses of wine with our dinner since they picked us up and...More

1  Thank cherylsU6752DF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed this 2 hour afternoon cruise on the lake for our anniversary. Enjoyed the commentary by staff and we sat in the shade at the bar on third deck. Good value for the money spent. They offer food as well but we didn't eat on...More

Thank Patricia P
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3 August 2016|
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Response from Traveler46_12 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, everything from torn jeans and shorts to sports coats and ties. There doesn't seem to be a common dress. It is important, though, for both men and women to have a jacket, since the wind sometimes is strong... More
21 July 2016|
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Response from steversjunk2016 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry- I have no idea. You might want to give a call... Good luck & enjoy the ride!
19 June 2016|
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Response from 1Greg0007 | Reviewed this property |
No dress code, I would wear something warm, it does get very cool at night on the lake. Have fun