Nestled along the South Shore of Lake Tahoe, Heavenly Lake Tahoe is a breathtakingly beautiful ski resort with magnificent views of the lake. In addition, the resort receives an average annual snowfall of thirty feet, which when combined with its state-of-the-art snow-making system provides the fresh powder that covers its 4,800 acres of skiable terrain and its 3,500 foot vertical drop. It’s the ultimate skiing and snowboarding destination for those who want to give themselves a challenge while immersing themselves in the natural wonders of Lake Tahoe. Guests looking to make the most of an amazing time at Heavenly Lake Tahoe which is owned by Vail Resorts can easily access the resort at 3860 Saddle Road in South Lake Tahoe.
Fun Things to Do and Places to See Close By
Of course, when you’re taking a break from hitting the slopes, there are plenty of activities and attractions to fill up your downtime! Nearby, Heavenly Valley Lodge has a variety of neat stuff to check out during your time at Heavenly Lake Tahoe.
The famous Heavenly Gondola provides stunning views from its one hundred and thirty-eight cable cars, which take you from the casino area downtown to high up on the mountain in less than twelve minutes, pausing halfway to allow you to soak up the sights and have a meal and cocktails on the deck. The scenic ride ends with dining and drinks at restaurants
Heavenly Village Cinema is another great place to unwind between or after long sessions of skiing and snowboarding, while Grover Hot Springs provides a more natural form of relaxation with its six mineral hot springs.
For a dash of education, art, and history with your time at Heavenly Lake Tahoe, you can always visit the Tallac Historic Site, Vikingsholm, the USFS Visitor Center, the Historical Museum, or the Ski Run Marina’s many art galleries. Alternatively, if you’re more interested in shopping, The Village Center and Shops at Heavenly Village are two terrific shopping centers with local retail boutiques.
If you’re still craving winter sports activities beyond snowboarding and skiing, you can always go ice skating at Heavenly Village Ice Rink, or go tubing at the top of the mountain.
Nearby Restaurants to Savor the Adventure
Your day of fun at Heavenly Lake Tahoe has the potential to be a one of a kind, customized experience on the slopes as well as an adventure after you’ve had your fill of downhill fun. Whether you’re a traveler that loves to hit up the nearby museums and galleries, get out and explore the terrain or take time to gain a bird’s eye view on the landscape from the gondola, it’s bound to be an amazing time for all. That being said, it’s likely that along the way, you’ll also work up quite an appetite. Whether it’s a quick drink with friends or a full meal to satisfy the taste buds, time spent at Heavenly Lake Tahoe just isn’t complete without adding a few savory stops to the must-try list.
Whether you’re craving a draft delight after time on the slopes or can’t wait to settle in with friends in front of a dish brimming over with mouthwatering fare, Himmel Haus is the place to enjoy it all! Located at 3819 Saddle Road, Himmel Haus is a favorite amongst Heavenly Lake Tahoe visitors who have a craving to curb. This stop specializes in German and Belgian fare as well as Bavarian dishes that are delightfully paired with just the right beer options. Himmel Haus is loved for its festive atmosphere that’s comfortable for all and often comes with the added benefit of live musical performances. The interior is decidedly rustic-chic, but whether you cozy up at the bar or make yourself a space at a table, the menu options are always a delight. It’s hard to go wrong with the over-sized pretzels, but guests often find the brussels sprouts, Belgian frites, and roasted cauliflower to be a highlight of their meal. From currywurst and sausage platters to Spatzle and schnitzel, Himmel Haus transports you to Europe through authentic flavor alone. Himmel Haus is open to the dining public Monday through Friday from 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm with extended hours on Saturdays and Sundays from 12:00 pm until 8:00 pm.
When time at Heavenly lake Tahoe has left you with a clear and sudden craving for fine Italian fare, head over to Café Fiore and indulge your taste buds with style. Located at 1169 Ski Run Boulevard, Café Fiore invites guests to step inside a wood-paneled establishment feature fantastic wine listings and plenty of signature Italian dishes ranging from eggplant crepes and calamari fritti to fettuccini alfredo and scampi. Reservations are recommended at Café Firore which is open daily from 5:30 pm until 10:00 pm.
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