Go back in time to the American Wild West on this private tour from South Lake Tahoe to Virginia City, Nevada. Follow part of the old Pony Express to reach the area of the Comstock Lode, founded in 1859 during the Gold Rush, and hear about the days when Mark Twain walked the dusty streets. In Virginia City, a National Historic Landmark District, you have free time to explore on your own before stopping in Carson City on the way back to South Lake Tahoe.
Private tour to Virginia City from South Lake Tahoe
Drive along part of the old Pony Express
Learn about the history, geography, vegetation and native animals of the area from a private driver-guide
Explore Virginia City at your leisure to check out museums, the saloon and other historic sites