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Feast on a sumptuous 3-course meal with a glass of bubbly during a dinner cruise on Lake Mead. Hop aboard the ‘Desert Princess,’ a Mississippi River–style paddle-wheel steamboat, and spend an enchanting evening viewing the sights of Hoover Dam. Sit inside or stroll the deck of the spacious three-level vessel, and be charmed by an exquisite sunset over the lake. Round-trip hotel transport from Las Vegas is included.

Highlights

  • Lake Mead Dinner Cruise
  • Welcome glass of sparkling wine
  • Photo stop at the "Welcome to Las Vegas" sign
  • Admire the amazing evening views and unique scenery and wildlife surrounding Lake Mead
  • Spectacular view of the Hoover Dam and Hoover Dam bypass bridge
  • 3-course dinner

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What You Can Expect

Lake Mead Dinner Cruise

Lake Mead Dinner Cruise

Your dinner cruise on Lake Mead takes you aboard the Desert Princess, a spaciously equipped paddle-wheeler. Start your evening tour with hotel pickup in Las Vegas and make a photo stop at the iconic ‘Welcome to Las Vegas’ sign during the approximate 30-minute drive to the Lake Mead National Recreation Area.

On arrival, you’re welcomed aboard the steamboat by a 10-member crew. Pose for a classic photo op and enjoy a complimentary glass of sparkling wine. Then take a seat inside one of two climate-controlled enclosed decks, head to the top deck or stroll the open promenade to the Captain's Bridge.

During your cruise, cast your eyes over the unique landscape surrounding Lake Mead and marvel at the mighty Hoover Dam towering above. Consider this awesome engineering feat as your vessel passes the Mike O'Callaghan–Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge, part of the Hoover Dam Bypass Project.

When it’s time for dinner, enjoy a 3-course meal with your choice of prime rib, seafood, chicken, vegetarian and pasta dishes. You can purchase additional drinks from the extensive cocktail menu and wine list (additional cost) as you savor the Lake Mead sunset. Conclude with the return drive to Las Vegas hotels.

Please note: The listed price does not include a $10 per person fuel surcharge, payable at the time of tour check-in. The fuel surcharge is required by our local supplier and is not within our control.

Itinerary

Dinner Menu (subject to change):

Entree, your choice of one of the following:
  • Grilled garlic herb chicken breast topped with a savory mushroom marsala sauce. Served with smashed potatoes and seasoned green beans
  • Broiled lemon pepper salmon basted in garlic dill butter. Served with smashed potatoes and seasoned green beans
  • Black pepper top sirloin steak, grilled and served with horseradish sauce. Served with smashed potatoes and seasoned green beans
  • Tuscan fettuccini with pan-seared tomato, garlic and olive oil and topped with grated parmesan
All meals are served with warm bread and butter and a house salad

Chef's selection of desserts

Beverages include coffee, iced tea and lemonade. Full bar available for soft drinks, beer, wine and mixed drinks

Customer Reviews

Lanett M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

The food and service were excellent. It was so relaxing. I would highly recommend this dinner cruise. It exceeded our high expectations. A highlight of our trip to Las Vegas.

Marty United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

I would highly recommended this dinner cruise. It was so awesome. The food was very good. It was truly romantic. I would go again next time I come Vegas! Our tour guide was super fabulous! Very informative about the area...super nice guy!

lesley h

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

What a great evening we had, good food and great views of the Hover Dam

Eric United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

"Watching the sunset over Lake Mead was breathtaking. The food was good and the ship's staff were very friendly. Made for a memorable and very enjoyable night away from the Vegas lights."

Jennifer B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

This was a lovely trip to do from Las Vegas, my daughter and I had a great time. The meal which was included was very good and the boat wasn't overcrowded at all. I would certainly recommend going on this.

karleen

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

The dinner was excellent, great choice of meals and service was awesome!! The Lake is beautiful and stopping at the Lookout onto the lake was fantastic!! I would recommend this trip to everyone!!!

Michele Carbajal ...  USA

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

We had such a great time the cruise was awesome the staff.

Michael O

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

The cruise was more than i expected. The food was great and the waitresses were friendly and very nice. The view from the boat was amazing! Hoover dam was spectacular at night! ! I would highly recommend this trip to everyone!

Gord H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

It was a truly great experience! The crew is fantastic and it was a lot of fun.

ktarpley926

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

This was a complete full service trip! The driver was so fun and had a lot of knowledge about the history of las vegas and the dinner cruise staff was so organized and professional!

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