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M.S. Dixie II

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Address: Highway 50 at Zephyr Cove, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
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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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Great Dinner Cruise

My husband and I had a lot of fun on their dinner cruise. You leave from Zephyr Cove and travel west on the lake towards Emerald Bay. You get to see Vikingsholm and the island... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 December 2016
Danielle K
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Hemet, California
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Dallas, Texas
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I traveled from Texas to spend what we planned to be a wonderful Valentine's Day in the Reno/Tahoe area only to have it ruined by Lake Tahoe Cruises-Ms. Dixie II. We paid in advance of course, called several times prior to our trip, rented a car and drove a hour to the address on the confirmation email... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went our on the smaller boat. At first we were disappointed, but not for long. We only had 30 people on the boat, so it was very personal. The service was superb. The steak was very good as was the salmon. Eve. Though it got dark, the captain took us into Emerald bay and turned the lights on to explain... More 

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Hemet, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

My husband and I had a lot of fun on their dinner cruise. You leave from Zephyr Cove and travel west on the lake towards Emerald Bay. You get to see Vikingsholm and the island. There's a band that was quite entertaining.

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Cupertino, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Different experience. We took the dinner cruise in winter. Cosy , fine dining setting, 3 course dinner menu.. beautiful choice, huge servings. Loved the way of service and people with smiles. Our server was Michael. Very nice guy !

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

The Lake Tahoe tour of the MS Dixie II was very enjoyable. Make sure you ask for the AAA discount - we found out about it from the couple in line behind us!!! We sat on the top deck - XM music played and you could hear all of the narration! The tour does NOT go around the lake -... More 

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Wyoming
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We really enjoyed the cruise and lunch. The perspective of Lake Tahoe from the middle of the lake is different than from shore, with fantastic views. We got on the boat early enough to get great seats on the top deck. The crew and staff were excellent.

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Georgetown, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Having visited Tahoe many, many times this was our 1st boat ride. It is way too crowded, P.A. system with interesting facts, can't be heard over noisy passengers. Wanted outdoor seating & could only find room to sit on life vest box. Over priced, about $100.00 per couple. Our hotel did tell us about the free shuttle so we saved... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is a must see while in Tahoe!! Spend an afternoon on the water and touring Emerald Island. The sun was out and the water was sparkling. Loved the informative information that was presented over the loud speaker. The bartenders were good, just needed to serve drinks and not food so the line went longer.

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

There are many ways to experience Lake Tahoe such as boating, kayak, fishing, etc. but if you want a laid back experience and watch nature as you cruise. Then take the cruise. I was planning to ride the Tahoe Queen to experienced paddle wheeler boat ride but during July 2016 it was decommission for repair and only M.S. Dixie II... More 

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Lilburn, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Great views from any level. Probably need to get advance reservation. Has food on 2nd level that is extra but well worth the price. Recommend the hot chocklate when cold like the day we traveled.

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