Lake Tahoe Tours

Tahoe Photographic Tours is the first and most experienced scenic guide and photographic service in Lake Tahoe. With personalized attention, our passion is to share this wonderland with you and show you the best of Tahoe! You will be treated to first class door to door services, including a luxury suv chauffeured ride to premier Tahoe locations.

If your passion is photography at any level, Tahoe Photo Tours is a must for all visitors. Experience the mesmerizing landscapes of Lake Tahoe, incredible waterfalls…mountains reflecting their own image in lakes below…vistas across the lake with the richest blues and turquoise water …all are such magical backdrops for your photos! Our photographic adventures are designed to get you into unique engaging locations for your photography. Locations that you can return to on your own if desired.

The Tahoe Photo Tours Team is always willing to share their vast Lake Tahoe knowledge as well as photography tips. Our passion for photography and for Tahoe is infectious. After traveling with our team, we are sure you won’t want the tour to end.

All tours include

  • Door to door service in a luxury SUV from any South Shore location1 kiva
  • On location high resolution photos of your party taken by your guide
  • Post processing
  • Your Photos taken by TPT guides & delivered to you through your email within 7-10 days
  • Fascinating facts about the wildlife, geology, and Lake Tahoe History
  • Spectacular locations offering some of the best photo opportunities
  • Ice cold bottled water and all park passes


General Tour information

  • All Tours originate from South Lake Tahoe only. You do need to provide your own transportation to South Lake Tahoe, Calif. We pick up anywhere on the South Shore.
  • Once you arrive in Tahoe we ask that you please contact us at 530-577-5264. That way we can confirm your start time, as well as which vehicle to look for and who your guide will be.
  • Please check the weather and make sure to bring a light jacket even in summer. Tahoe weather is unpredictable and we don’t want you uncomfortable.
  • Tours subject to weather permitting.
  • Our tours are designed for everyone. Do not feel that you have to be a photographer to go on this tour. In the same light, if you are photographer this is a great way to get taken to the prime spots instead of wasting precious vacation time.
  • Our cancellation policy is that we require 24 hours’ notice.
  • Guide gratuity is not included.
  • For everyone’s protection, we do ask that you sign a “Release of Liability”.


Eagle FallsUltimate ½ Day Tahoe Tour

  • $189 Per Person
  • Tour duration 4-5 hours

The Ultimate Half Day Tour focuses on the best of Tahoe’s South and West Shore areas. Our journey begins at a beautiful secluded Tahoe beach, shadowed by spectacular Mt.Tallac. Across the river is an Eagle sanctuary, and you will be able to view and photograph different species of local birds, and possibly even a bear. This tour is a great value and one of the best things to do in Lake Tahoe.
As the mountains and lakes beckon, our adventures continues to back country lakes and spectacular waterfalls. Above the falls, another high country lake awaits our arrival. Climbing 2,000 feet above Tahoe to a high country ridgeline, gives you amazing views. Continuing to one of the most photographed locations in North America, Emerald Bay. Tahoe Photo Tours will take you to special locations to avoid the crowds.