If you visit Las Vegas but leave the Hoover Dam out of your itinerary, you will definitely regret it. You can ask the people who have visited the Hoover Dam and they will tell you why you shouldn’t miss this experience.
Hoover Dam is a man-made wonder, which was built in a time when undertaking such a construction was quite a daring task. Today it gets millions of visitors from all over the world. The massive size of Hoover Dam and its scenic location surely make it worth your time.
There are plenty of Hoover Dam tours, offering different options within, so you can find a tour suitable for your requirements. This means you can find tours that fit your budget, include the points you wish to see and can be finished in the allotted time.
While visiting Las Vegas you will probably have plenty on your itinerary already. You might probably not have enough time to cover everything, but to make sure you don’t miss out on Hoover Dam in all this, we do have a special tour for you!
This Hoover Dam Mini tour does not take up all your day, so it’s the perfect tour if you want to save up on your vacation time. It is also a great option if you are just looking for something to pass time if you have a flight to catch or need to fill some gap time in your vacation.
This Hoover Dam Mini Tour takes only 3 hours and yet encompasses all the important points at Hoover Dam. You will also get to visit Boulder City and see the beautiful Lake Mead.
Since this Hoover Dam Mini Tour is for small groups, you will have a more intimate experience. You won’t have to sit through pickups and drop-offs for tons of people. With a lesser number of people, you will have a more comfortable experience.
Hoover Dam Mini Tour Itinerary
Your tour will begin with a pickup from your Las Vegas Hotel. We offer pickups from most of the hotels on the Las Vegas Strip. The pickups commence 30-60 minutes before the start of the tour.
As Hoover Dam is not very far from Las Vegas, you can reach there in short 30-45 minutes. Your journey will be very comfortable in an air-conditioned vehicle without any worries of the heat.
The first stop is at the historic Boulder City, where it all started. The construction of Hoover Dam led to the formation of the Boulder City, Learn all about the history from the professional guide accompanying you on the tour.
At the Hoover Dam, your first stop will be the Hoover Dam bypass bridge, also known as the Mike O’Callaghan-Pat Tillman Bridge. This bridge is almost 1000 feet above the dam, due to which you can enjoy an incredible birds-eye view of the surroundings. As you walk up to the bridge, see these wonderful views that are a real treat to the eyes. Your tour guide will tell you all about the construction of Hoover Dam and other interesting facts at the Bypass Bridge.
From there, you will head towards the Lake Mead Lookout. Enjoy the amazing panoramic views from this standpoint. The Lake Mead Lookout is actually the most favorite part of various tourists who have taken the Hoover Dam Tour. Here you guide will present you with information about the history of Lake Mead too.
After this, you will be able to drive over the Hoover Dam and stop at various points. Check out the great views offered by the Dam and take as many pictures as you wish. Watching the mesmerizing views you will definitely want to take a lot of them. Once you are done taking pictures and all the points, it’s time to head back to the city.
When you book your tours with the Vegas experts itself, you don’t have anything to worry about. We will make sure that your Hoover Dam Tour turns out even better than you expected. With this Hoover Dam tour, you will enjoy pick up and drop off from your Las Vegas hotel, along with bottled water and snacks, and even a professional guide.
Here are a few things to keep in mind, which will make your Hoover Dam Tour experience more enjoyable –
- Be prepared for your pick up which starts 30-60 mins before the tour timing.
- Wear season-appropriate clothing while visiting Hoover Dam.
- Remember to wear comfortable shoes which will make long walks easier.
- Carry sunscreen or hats as the Nevada summers can be hot.
Get away from the hustle of the Las Vegas Strip and enjoy the outdoors. This Hoover Dam tour is very informative and you will learn many interesting facts. Experience Hoover Dam without wasting a whole day with the Hoover Dam Mini Tour.