Destination: Lake Mead,Hoover Dam
Type: Bus, Boat or Jet Ski
Enjoy a cruise on Lake Mead, see spectacular views of surrounding islands and get an in-depth educational experience at Hoover Dam -- all in one tour.
Your tour begins with motor coach transportation to the modern wonder, Hoover Dam. During your 90-minute excursion, not only will you get to stroll around the dam and admire this massive man-made wonder, you will also learn more about the history of the dam in the Discovery Tour. The Discovery Tour gives you access to Hoover Dam's visitor center where you will view a short educational film, the exhibit gallery and take an elevator 500 feet down to see the dam's colossal power generators. You also have access to an observation deck where you can capture many beautiful pictures.
Continue your adventure and cool off in a fabulous day cruise at Lake Mead. You will board the Desert Princess, a three-level Mississippi paddle-wheeler boat with two enclosed climate-controlled decks and a third observation deck. See the beautiful sights of Lake Mead, Boulder Island and Sentinel Island. Be sure to bring your camera and take pictures of Lake Mead, the largest man-made lake in the United States. Finish off your spectacular water adventure with a tasty complimentary lunch.
Return transportation by motor coach to your hotel is included. You'll also stop by Ethel M Chocolate Factory and Botanical Cactus Garden in Henderson.