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M.S. Dixie II (Zephyr Cove Resort)


It’s true – this Lake Tahoe boat tour has fans! The 520-passenger, award-winning M.S. Dixie II is the largest cruising vessel in South Lake Tahoe, and a local favorite. Considered one of South Lake Tahoe’s most entertaining and affordable water activities, the M.S. Dixie II has been voted “Best Cruise in Nevada” by Nevada Magazine.

Your choice of Tahoe cruises includes the popular Daytime Scenic Cruises and the enchanting Sunset Dinner Dance Cruise to Emerald Bay. All M.S. Dixie II cruises depart directly from Zephyr Cove Resort. All passengers are required to have an official boarding pass which can only be obtained at the ticket counter in Zephyr Cove Lodge. Parking charges apply at Zephyr Cove Resort. We provide complimentary Shuttle pick-up and drop-off service. There is a nominal transportation fee for groups of 20 or more.

The M.S. Dixie II comes equipped with a handicap-accessible restroom. Wheelchairs are permitted on the boat, but there are no elevators on board to take the guest to the second deck.

Please call 800-238-2463 for more information.


M.S. Dixie II Emerald Bay Sightseeing Cruise

This narrated Tahoe boat cruise offers non-stop photo opportunities to the crown jewel of South Lake Tahoe – Emerald Bay. As you cruise to, through, and back from Emerald Bay, you'll learn how it was formed and some of its fascinating history with a special video presentation. Lunch and complete bar service are available for purchase.

Adult: $55
Child (Age 3-11): $20

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M.S. Dixie II Dinner Dance Cruise

Sailing off into the sunset, you're on your way to a magical evening of dinner and starlit strolls. A narration featuring intriguing stories about Fanette Island and Vikingsholm, will whet your appetite for four gourmet courses. Our signature cocktails and fine wines are available for purchase. Features Safari playing hits from all eras. Parties wishing to be seated together should be on the same reservation.

Adult: $85
Child (Ages 3-11): $35

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Zephyr Cove Resort & Marina, 760 U.S. Hwy 50, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448 | 775.589.4906

Zephyr Cove Resort and Lake Tahoe Cruises are divisions of Aramark.
All vessels are U.S. documented and Coast Guard inspected. Zephyr Cove Resort is managed by Aramark by special use permit from the U.S. Forest Service.
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