On the Colorado River, on the border between Nevada and Arizona, you'll find one of the world's largest dams. Join us on this tour to the Hoover Dam and be amazed by this titanic megastructure that was the setting for films such as Superman and Transformers.
Hoover Dam Half-Day Trip
At the indicated time, we'll pick you up at the meeting point of your choice in Las Vegas and drive to Boulder City to get close to the famous Hoover Dam. The minibus ride will take approximately 45 minutes.
We'll learn about Boulder City's important involvement in the construction of the Hoover Dam and make brief photo stops from different viewpoints, such as the Mike O'Callaghan-Pat Tillman Bridge. We'll see the Colorado River and Black Canyon from a vantage point almost 984,2 feet (300 metres) above sea level!
Also as part of this tour, we'll visit the Lake Mead visitor centre to discover the history of the Hoover Dam, which was named after the US President Herbert Hoover. Did you know that it was built in the 1930s at the height of the Great Depression? We'll learn all about the construction process taking in the creation of the dam, designed to prevent flooding as well as its production of hydroelectric power provision of irrigation water.
You'll also learn about the energy importance of this dam, which supplies electricity to almost a million people in Nevada, Arizona and part of California.
After a five-hour tour, we'll end the tour and leave you back at the starting point.
When booking, you must select one of the following pickup points in Las Vegas:
- Excalibur Hotel
- Ballys Hotel
- Treasure Island Hotel
|Adult||Children under 2 years old|
Children under 2 years oldFree
Please check local restrictions before traveling. All of our services comply with recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19.
5 hours 30 minutes.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English.
Transport by minibus or bus
1 bottle of water
When to book?
You can book up to the start time, as long as there are places remaining. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Wheelchair accessible. This must be indicated in the reservation. Accessible toilets.
All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code.
No printing of documentation required.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?
A - This activity requires a minimum of 2 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.
If you have any other questions please contact us .