Destination: Hoover Dam,Colorado River
Type: ATV or Off-road Vehicle, Bus
Float in a raft down the Colorado River, enjoy a beach picnic lunch and explore the world-famous Hoover Dam -- all in one day.
Your journey begins with a 12-mile, rapid-free raft trip down the Colorado River (the primary river of the Southwest) to Willow Beach, Ariz. Peacefully drift along the river and enjoy a view of the Hoover Dam, which stands at a towering 725 feet. This spectacular view can only be seen from the river. Your tour guide will point out birds of prey and bighorn sheep standing high above the river as well as hidden waterfalls and hot springs. This tour includes a picnic lunch on the beach.
Your adventure continues at Willow Beach where you will board a luxury 4x4 or custom VIP Mini Coach and go on Hoover Dam's Discovery Tour, where you'll get an inside peek at this great wonder. Enjoy your last tour stop destination at the Hoover Dam. Take pictures of the massive man-made creation and walk around to see the monuments and visitor center.
Before your journey ends, your ride makes a stop at a local park. Be on the lookout -- you might even see bighorn sheep grazing on the grass.
Return to your hotel and catch glimpses of the surrounding areas of Las Vegas, including Boulder City's historic buildings and landmarks.
Black Canyon Raft Portion: This is not a whitewater rafting trip. The raft portion of this tour includes a slow water trip on a pontoon style raft. These are large comfortable rafts that have been carefully constructed with your safety in mind. They have multiple air chambers and are outfitted with all of the Coast Guard required and recommended safety equipment. All the rafts have plenty of room for passengers, so you will not be overcrowded. During this excursion, the experienced and knowledgeable guides share the history of this magnificent geological area.
To ensure the most comfortable experience for the customer, this tour uses the following vehicles: SUVs for seven passengers or 14-passenger VIP Mini Coaches. Child price applies to those who are 11 years old and younger.