Explore Lake Tahoe - the 2-million-year-old jewel of the United States

Articles Aug 13, 2020 12:20

Traveling to Lake Tahoe, you will be immersed in the wonderful picture of nature, enjoy the beauty of a paradise and experience countless interesting things.

Lake Tahoe is known as one of the largest freshwater lakes in the world and is also a very famous tourist destination of the United States.

Introducing Lake Tahoe

Explore Lake Tahoe - the 2-million-year-old jewel of the United States

Tahoe is a beautiful freshwater lake located in the majestic Sierra Nevada mountains, about 1900 meters above sea level, along the border between California and Nevada. With an area of nearly 500 km2, the greatest depth of more than 500 meters, Tahoe is currently one of the largest freshwater lakes in the world and the second deepest in the United States. About two thirds of the lake is located in the state of California.

Explore Lake Tahoe - the 2-million-year-old jewel of the United States

Lake Tahoe was formed about 2 million years ago due to the fault of the earth's crust and is part of the Lake Tahoe Basin. According to research by scientists, the current shape of the lake was formed in the Ice Age period.

Experiences you should not miss when traveling to Lake Tahoe

Explore Emerald Bay Park

Explore Lake Tahoe - the 2-million-year-old jewel of the United States

Emerald Bay is a beautiful park located in the western region of Lake Tahoe. It was recognized by UNESCO as an underwater national park in 1994. Coming to Emerald Bay, you will be walking on beautiful trails, admiring the extremely rich and diverse flora and fauna.

Explore Lake Tahoe - the 2-million-year-old jewel of the United States

In particular, you will have the opportunity to visit the Vikingsholm castle. This is a beautiful structure built in the mysterious Viking style, based on the Scandinavian architecture of the 9th century. Standing at this castle, you can admire the beautiful scenery of Lake Tahoe from above.

Explore Kings Beach

Explore Lake Tahoe - the 2-million-year-old jewel of the United States

Kings Beach is a beautiful beach that anyone traveling to Lake Tahoe cannot miss. The water here is very clean and cool, ideal for swimming in hot summer days. Located along the coast are many unique restaurants and souvenir shops for you to freely visit and explore.

Experience the Heavenly Mountain Resort

Explore Lake Tahoe - the 2-million-year-old jewel of the United States

Traveling to Lake Tahoe without exploring the Heavenly Mountain Resort is a sad mistake. This is a large tourist resort, with an area of nearly 5000 acres. Here, you will have the opportunity to experience exciting skiing games or climb up the Gondola observatory to admire the breathtaking views of Lake Tahoe.

Admire the beautiful view of Lake Tahoe from a hot air balloon

Explore Lake Tahoe - the 2-million-year-old jewel of the United States

One of the best ways to enjoy the breathtaking natural views of Lake Tahoe is from a  ot air balloon. Your adventure will begin right after sunrise and will last for about 4 hours. During that time, you will be able to go from one emotional level to another, a very exciting experience.

What time of the year should you visit Lake Tahoe?

Explore Lake Tahoe - the 2-million-year-old jewel of the United States

According to the experienced travelers, the two most ideal times of the year to explore this place are from March to May and from September to November. These are when the climate is cool with little rain, so it will be very convenient for outdoor activities. The peak season of Lake Tahoe tourism usually takes place around July and August every year. This is when the number of visitors coming to this place is huge, and the service price will also become more expensive.

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