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The Gondola at Heavenly

4080 Lake Tahoe Blvd., South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6907
+1 775-586-7000
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The ride was heavenly

We rode the Heavenly Gondola in South Lake Tahoe, California. We climbed to an observation point... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Carol R
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Wisconsin
Wow absolutely beautiful

Took the Gondola up to Heavenly to ski not just for the ride and photo op. Fun ride up the mountain... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sjwiden
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Hop aboard an 8-passenger glass cabin and be whisked 2.4 miles up the side of a mountain for breathtaking views of Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada mountain range. Riders can hop off at an observation deck, located half way up, for even more spectacular sights.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“observation deck” (305 reviews)
“zip line” (158 reviews)
“first stop” (118 reviews)
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4080 Lake Tahoe Blvd., South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6907
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+1 775-586-7000
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We rode the Heavenly Gondola in South Lake Tahoe, California. We climbed to an observation point over 9,000 feet that had fantastic views of the city and Lake Tahoe. We then continued up the hill to the ski resort. The ride was comfortable, and the...More

Thank Carol R
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took the Gondola up to Heavenly to ski not just for the ride and photo op. Fun ride up the mountain with a view of Lake Tahoe and the city at the base.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Easy to use and quick to get to the top with stunning views. close to hotels and near places to get food an beer after a long day on the mountain.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went in April, the sun was out but the snow was still around. The Gondala was worth every penny, stunning views, stopped at the observation deck then went up to the top for lunch and tubing. A great day!

Thank Fiona S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must see if in south lake tahoe. Amazing view of the beauty of lake tahoe. Kids had fun playing in the snow.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice excursion whether you ski or not. Make sure to get off at the 1st stop, there are great views and photo opportunities of Tahoe lake below. Ride the rest of the wau up for sking tubing, or snowmobiling or razor rides....More

1  Thank Michael B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the reviews complaining of the price...yes very expensive. It was $55 each for hubby and I at the beginning of April for sight seeing only. I debated over and over if it was worth the cost, but like others have said, this is an...More

6  Thank Cassie K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful ride up the mountain. Must do with friends. If you have heights issues this is not for you, but I loved it!

Thank coxkathi
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Grace Y
6 April 2018|
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Response from TravelForLifeNow | Reviewed this property |
As long as the cloud layer is high in the sky
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Daniel J
19 March 2018|
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Response from Thomas C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Daniel....There is a convenient place outside the Gondola to store your skis during the trip. You will not get in the same Gondola later if you decide to get off at the Observation Deck on the way up, so you will need to... More
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Marissa M
7 March 2018|
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Response from Roman P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, If your pass includes the Heavenly's ride.
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