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Eldorado Canyon and Techatticup Mine Tour from Las Vegas provided by Detours of Nevada

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Eldorado Canyon and Techatticup Mine Tour from Las Vegas

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Updated 15/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 15/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Las Vegas
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    Hoover Dam Bypass
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 2
    Eldorado Canyon Mine Tours
    Stop: 90 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    Las Vegas
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Important Information
Departure Point
Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada
Duration
4h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Unlimited bottled water
  • Snack
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned van or minicoach
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved, please wear comfortable walking shoes
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not recommended for guests who have trouble walking on uneven ground
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 2 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Dominic O wrote a review Feb 2020
Sheffield, United Kingdom5 contributions3 helpful votes
Superb little trip - enjoyable for younger adults. The tour did go on a little longer than possibly necessary though.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from DETOURSofNV, Manager at Eldorado Canyon and Techatticup Mine Tour from Las Vegas
Responded 26 Feb 2020
Thanks for reaching out and sharing your experience with DETOURS!
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JVDreamBig wrote a review Dec 2019
Las Vegas, Nevada374 contributions48 helpful votes
Driving around Vegas we saw this place we thought It was different and we decide to stop , they were going to start a tour to go to the mines and we were able to join them We had such an amazing time , after we had time to walk around and take some pictures. They were really
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from DETOURSofNV, Manager at Eldorado Canyon and Techatticup Mine Tour from Las Vegas
Responded 24 Dec 2019
Well thank you for joining us! We are glad that you joined us! We're looking forward to seeing you again. Bring your whole family with us!
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DaveJ8563 wrote a review Dec 2019
Harwich, Massachusetts400 contributions72 helpful votes
We took the tour of the Eldorado Mine last week. It was a very interesting hour and a half. The tour includes the history of the mine and some of the murders that occurred in the area over a hundred years ago. Millions of dollars worth of gold has been taken out of the mine
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Response from DETOURSofNV, Manager at Eldorado Canyon and Techatticup Mine Tour from Las Vegas
Responded 9 Dec 2019
Thanks for reaching out and sharing your experience with us! It's quite an interesting tour indeed. We hope that you join us for one of our other tours and perhaps learn some more!
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Kenneth S wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution3 helpful votes
We thoroughly enjoyed the trip. The bus driver (Pam) happened to be from our home state (WI) so we hit it of right away. The tour of Hoover Dam was unexpected. It was one thing I have always wanted to see. If we don't get an opportunity to take the full Dam tour I will be
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from DETOURSofArizona, Manager at Eldorado Canyon and Techatticup Mine Tour from Las Vegas
Responded 4 Nov 2019
Hello Kenneth! We thoroughly enjoyed having you! We appreciate your kind words and your recommendations, Pam and Bruce are a great team!
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tjp60 wrote a review Oct 2019
Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin8,490 contributions19 helpful votes
The Eldorado Canyon and mine tour was extremely interesting and educational. Mostly thanks to the tour guide,Jimmy Vegas. He was a wealth of knowledge and kept the groups interest from the time of pick up at our hotel to the time of return. He grew up in the area and his father
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from DETOURSofArizona, Manager at Eldorado Canyon and Techatticup Mine Tour from Las Vegas
Responded 21 Oct 2019
Hi! Thanks for taking the time to reach out and share your experience with DETOURS. The Eldorado Canyon is certainly a unique gem here in the area. We're glad to know you were able to head out with our very own Jimmy Vegas, what a guide indeed! We hope to see you again soon!
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GrandCanyondaywithJimmyVegas!
JimmyVegaswasrichwithknowledgeaboutVegas;incredibleCanyonviews;exclusiveareasnotoftentraveledonthebigbus.
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Dreamtrip
Jim was very knowledgeable about the history of Vegas and the areas surrounding The Valley of Fire and The Hoover D
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Bill M
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The perfect visit to the Grand Canyon
Two friends and I had a wonderful tour to the Grand Canyon, including a helicopter flight. Our guide Jimmy Vegas wa
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After months of no travel due to COVID, spent an amazing safe day on a Private Tour with Detours .
We were a party of 4 persons who did a private tour to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon using Detours of Nevada wi
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Great Hoover Dam and Gold Mine Tour
Private tour was able to bypass lines. Our marvelous guide Jim “Vegas” Sammarco was a delightful source of historic
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Zion Day Tour from Las Vegas
Jimmy was super friendly, completely entertaining, very knowledgeable, intuitive to our needs and great with our ki
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Thomas
Take a tour with Thomas for a unique and fun experience! Very knowledgeable and entertaining. Family had a great da
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Thomas the tour guide
Been a wonderful experience with Thomas as our guide, been so fun and really a great guy. Totally worth the trip!!
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Our Tour Guide Thomas
Thomas was an excellent tour guide and made the tour so much fun. Glad we were able to have him as our guide. Very
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GREAT Tour!
The tour is fantastic! Our tour guide, Alex, is really what made it great. He was so informative and patient with a
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A Dam Good Tour with Thomas!
My family and I had a DAM good tour with Thomas. What a great tour guide! Very knowledgeable about the tour sites,
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What a DAM tour!
I had a blast being on this tour! Thomas is a really engaging host and taught me so much more about the Hoover Dam,
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Great Expercience
My son and I did the Hoover Dam tour. The tour guide was early to our hotel, had a very clean car, and took us on
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Great Tour Great Guide
My husband and I toured the Hoover Dam with your guide Thomas. I was so not interested but my husband being an engi
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Zion Day Tour from Las Vegas
Booked this tour through our hotel, Vdara Hotel & Spa. We had an awesome day. Our tour guide Jimmy Vegas was very k
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h 30m
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  • Languages Offered: English
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