Tours by Land

Thunderbird Lodge Geo. Whittell Estate Tours

Exclusive Tuesday and Friday morning guided tours let you explore the magic and mystery of the historic Thunderbird Lodge and Whittell Estate grounds. Learn about Captain Whittell’s contributions to conserving Lake Tahoe’s Nevada shoreline and see his world-famous mansion including secret tunnels, card house, and the legendary Thunderbird yacht (when available). Reservations required. MASKS ARE REQUIRED INSIDE THE BUILDINGS…NO EXCEPTIONS.

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Cost: Cost: $75 per person (must be age 6 or older)
Duration: 75-minute lodge and estate tour
Tour Time: Arrive at Thunderbird Lodge gate 9:45am – 10am
Dates: June 15 thru October 18 — Tuesdays and Fridays

Shuttle busses are not operating in 2021. You will be given driving directions to Thunderbird Lodge and may drive your own vehicle. Parking is limited: please car pool if multiple passengers in your party.