Reno, Nevada

Lake Tahoe

Old Perpetual Geyser

Photo Credit: Virginia City Chamber of Commerce

Genoa Bar

Delta Saloon

Reno/Northern Nevada Sightseeing

DEPARTURE: Edmonton 7am | Red Deer 9am | Calgary 12pm | Fort Macleod 2pm | Lethbridge 2:30pm

Join Nagel Tours for an unforgettable tour of northern Nevada! Enjoy three nights in downtown Reno at the centrally-located Circus Circus Hotel with daily sightseeing side trips you’re sure to enjoy!

Travel through 6 states and 2 provinces on this interesting circle tour.  Highlights included beautiful Lake Tahoe combined with a visit to unique Genoa – birthplace of the state, the history of Virginia City brought to life as you view the boardwalks and restored buildings and the interesting ‘Trail of the 49ers’ Centre in wells, Nevada.

    • Guaranteed Date
    • 9 days |November 9, 2019
    • USA West
    • Motorcoach
    • Passport Required
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    Edmonton to Calgary to Great Falls

    Saturday. Your Northern Nevada Sightseeing Tour begins as you are welcomed aboard your deluxe coach in Edmonton.  Lethbridge passengers will be dropped off in Fort McLeod on the return trip.  Travel south via Red Deer to Calgary meeting additional travel companions enroute.  Stop at the duty free store before crossing the Canadian/American border.  Arrive for overnight at the Holiday Inn Great Falls.

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    Great Falls to Jackpot

    Sunday. Sit back and enjoy the scenery as your travels take you through the beautiful canyons of Montana and the high plains of Idaho.  See the stunning Snake River Canyon at Twin Falls, enter the state of Nevada and end your day in Jackpot.  When Idaho outlawed all forms of casino gambling in 1954…two industrious business-owners moved their slot machines just inside the Nevada border to form the town of what is now known as Jackpot. Overnight at Cactus Pete’s Resort Casino

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    Jackpot to Reno

    (3 nights) Monday. This morning enjoy a visit to the interesting “TRAIL OF THE 49ers” INTERPRETIVE CENTRE in Wells. Then your journey takes you across the vast Nevada desert through Winnemucca, named for a 19th century Northern Pauite Chief and into Reno, The Biggest Little City in the World. Your three‑night stay is at the centrally-located Circus Circus Hotel, connected by a skywalk to the Eldorado and Silver Legacy Resort Casinos. These three hotels make up ‘The Row’. Take time to view the 120’ automated silver-mining machine at one of the hourly shows in the Silver Legacy.  The show is complete with colour, laser light and sound in a 180’ high dome.

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    Reno

    Tuesday. Today we travel south.  Watch for wild horses in the CARSON VALLEY as you make your way to historic GENOA, where mule deer freely wander in the streets and yards. Nevada was born here in 1851 as Mormon Station. View the historic buildings on a short driving tour of CARSON CITY, Nevada’s capital before completing your day with a TOUR of historic VIRGINIA CITY. Every part of this Victorian-era town celebrates its colourful history. Return to Reno for overnight.

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    Reno

    Wednesday. Today our travels take us on Highway 431 to visit NORTH LAKE TAHOE. Have your cameras ready for views of this beautiful freshwater lake which straddles the California/Nevada border. Early afternoon, return to Reno with time for OPTIONAL SHOPPING.  The coach will return to the hotel for those who prefer not to shop.

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    Reno to Lakeview

    Thursday. Bid farewell to Reno.  Travel north to Alturas, California for a lunch break and then our travels take us beside the 1.6 million acre MODOC NATIONAL FOREST and GOOSE LAKE – a large alkaline lake formed from precipitation and melting glaciers.  Arrive in Lakeview early afternoon for WINE TASTING at Backyard Floral and Wine Shop.  Overnight in Lakeview, Oregon.

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    Lakeview to Pendleton

    Friday. Make a stop to view “OLD PERPETUAL”, the only geyser in the Pacific northwest. It erupts from 30’ to 60’ in the air at varying intervals but usually every 90 seconds. Enjoy the scenery as you continue through central Oregon to overnight in Pendleton.

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    Pendleton to Cranbrook

    Saturday. Your travels today take you north through the beautiful states of Washington and northern Idaho. Cross the US/Canadian border before arriving in Cranbrook for overnight.  Join your fellow travellers for a HOSTED FAREWELL DINNER.

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    Cranbrook to Calgary to Edmonton

    Sunday. Return home with fond memories of your northern Nevada holiday.

    Included in Your Holiday

    • First class transportation on an air-conditioned, washroom-equipped motorcoach
    • Quality accommodation and tax
    • Services of an experienced Tour Director and Driver
    • Baggage handling, one average piece per person
    • Sightseeing and admissions as outlined in the Itinerary
    • Trail of the 49ers Interpretive Center
    • Carson Valley
    • Genoa
    • Carson City
    • Virginia City
    • North Lake Tahoe
    • Optional Shopping
    • Modoc National Forest
    • Goose Lake
    • Wine tasting
    • Old Perpetual
    • Meals Include: 3 Continental Breakfasts, Farewell Dinner

    2019 Pricing

    Cost per person | Prices in Canadian Dollars | Prices subject to change

    Triple

    $829.00

    GST: $7.77

     

    Twin

    $939.00

    GST: $8.81

    Single

    $1,309.00

    GST: $12.28

    Early Booking Discount

    twin sharing per person.

    $19.00

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