South Lake Tahoe is a city on the southwestern edge of Lake Tahoe, a huge freshwater lake that sprawls across the border between California and Nevada. It’s a popular summer getaway where you can enjoy horseback riding, spectacular hikes, and a refreshing dip in crystal-clear, sun-warmed water. In winter, thrill-seekers head for ski resorts in the surrounding mountains. A must-visit is the Heavenly Mountain Resort, where you can enjoy almost 100 runs that extend across the mountains and into Nevada.

Over the years, South Lake Tahoe has evolved into a fun-packed lakeside resort, complete with lavish casinos, luxurious hotels, and upscale shopping malls. It’s also a local go-to for nightlife – you’ll find everything from chic bistros to lively bars with wonderful lakeside views. 

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Where & what to eat in South Lake Tahoe

  • 10 Places Where Locals Love to Eat in South Lake Tahoe

    Most places locals love to eat in South Lake Tahoe serve all-American classics like burgers and pancake breakfasts. There are also international eateries that create dishes inspired from Mexican to Greek cuisine. And, as a resort city, most diners in South Lake Tahoe offer a diverse selection of beers, wines and cocktails, making it one of the best Stateline dining...

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Where to shop & what to buy in South Lake Tahoe

  • 10 Best Places to Go Shopping in South Lake Tahoe

    The best places to go shopping in South Lake Tahoe include countless stores that always stock up with the latest snowboarding, skiing and extreme sports gear and apparel. But the shopping scene in this resort city is highly diverse, with retailers selling items from rare metaphysical charms to retro games and local works of contemporary art. Whether you’re looking for designer...

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Where to go & what to do at night in South Lake Tahoe

  • 9 Best Things to Do After Dinner in South Lake Tahoe

    Looking for the best things to do after dinner in South Lake Tahoe? Undoubtedly, nightlife in South Lake Tahoe is one of the many highlights of this bustling resort destination in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. As well as the nearby ski resorts, beaches, and hiking trails you’ll also find casinos, theaters, and nightclubs to keep you entertained in the evening. Below,...

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