If you’re looking to switch up your Las Vegas experience with a quick day trip, the Hoover Dam and Lake Mead are just a quick drive away from the city and offer a refreshing getaway from the activity on the Strip. Gray Line provides exciting guided tours to Hoover Dam and Lake Mead that will fit both your schedule and your budget.
Hoover Dam is one of the most impressive man-made engineering feats in the world. As one of the biggest and most successful government projects of its time, the project was actually completed on time and under budget during the Great Depression… something that seems unheard of by today’s standards!
To this day, Hoover Dam provides water and hydroelectric power to the entire southwest region of the United States. Our in-depth tours will bring Hoover Dam to life with engaging tour guides, stunning photo opportunities, and a comfortable ride to and from your Las Vegas hotel.
Formed by Hoover Dam's taming effects on the Colorado River, Lake Mead is one of the largest reservoirs in the United States. A shockingly beautiful body of fresh water right in the middle of the desert, Las Vegas locals and tourists alike visit this oasis for fun water sports, camping, and to escape the Las Vegas heat.
Check out our Lake Mead tours below for an exciting day trip away from the crowds. A relaxing cruise on the Desert Princess paddlewheel boat is one of our most popular tour requests!
Looking for a quick half-day outing from Las Vegas? Enjoy an exciting tour of Hoover Dam with a VIP guide and breathtaking photo opportunities
Enjoy a round trip motorcoach tour from Las Vegas to Hoover Dam, where you experience the exciting sights of this man-made Wonder of the World
Experience our Hoover Dam & Lake Mead tour that picks you up from Las Vegas and includes a 90-minute ride on a Mississippi-style paddle wheeler boat!
Enjoy a relaxing full-day tour from Las Vegas to Hoover Dam, complete with an exciting 10-minute helicopter ride around Hoover Dam and Lake Mead
Short on time? This half-day tour from Las Vegas to Hoover Dam hits all the major stops plus an exciting helicopter ride over Lake Mead
Whether you’d like like to spend the whole day enjoying Hoover Dam and Lake Mead or take just a quick express tour, Gray Line offers a selection of convenient Hoover Dam tours from Las Vegas so you can choose which option works best for you.
Hoover Dam is registered as a National Historic Landmark and a National Civil Engineering Landmark, so there’s so much to see and learn. Hoover Dam offers insightful exhibits and engaging behind-the-scenes looks at the innovation used to create and operate the dam. As an experienced Hoover Dam tour company, our Hoover Dam tours take an in-depth look into this spectacular landmark.
In addition, each Hoover Dam tour package includes unique features such as stops at the iconic Welcome to Las Vegas sign, self-guided tours of Ethel M’s Chocolate Factory and the World’s Largest Cacti Botanical Gardens, fun photo opportunities, and a thrilling helicopter tour over Hoover Dam and Lake Mead! See our individual tour packages below for more details.
If you'd also like to visit the Grand Canyon from Las Vegas, Gray Line offers a variety of Grand Canyon tours that will pick you up from your Las Vegas hotel, including tours of the West Rim and South Rim. We even have premium tours that include Skywalk tickets, a helicopter ride, boat ride, and more!